Jan Vaughn, 74, passed away December 14, 2015 in Albuquerque, NM. Jan was born January 29,1941 in Wetonka, OK, the daughter of the late Raymond and Mary Ruth Dillday Hynes. Jan was a resident of Maxwell, NM. She loved spending time with her life long friend, Judith Taylor, laughing and reminiscing old times. Jan was preceded in death by the love of her life, her loving husband, Jim Vaughn. She is survived by her daughters, JoAnn Vaughn and Jana Vaughn of Maxwell and son Mike Vaughn of Ocate, NM, and is also survived by seven grandchildren and eight great- grandchildren; and one sister, Mary Seeley and her husband, Clyde, of Roswell, NM. Jan will be dearly missed. Services are pending.
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