Louie Vaughn  1956-2021


Services for Louie Vaughn, 65, of Alba were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 27, 2021 at First Baptist Church, Alba, with Dr. Kelly Burton officiating.

Louie passed away Dec. 21, 2021 at his residence in Alba. He was born Aug. 18, 1956 in Liberty. After graduating high school, Louie ran a shrimp boat off the coast of Texas for several years before moving to Navajo Dam, N.M. He met his wife Kari there, and they married in Durango, Colo. He was a successful fly-fishing guide on the San Juan River for 12 years. He was working as a fishing guide on Lake Fork and was co-owner of Reel Time Rods. Louie was a member of the Patriot Guard and worked with other local charities.

Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Kari Vaughn of Alba; mother-in-law, Mary Claunch of Midwest City, Okla.; and brother-in-law, Allan Claunch and wife Jayme of Edmond, Okla.