September 20, 1924 ~ April 28, 2021

Born in: Louisville, Kentucky
Resided in: Glasgow, Kentucky

Gladys Eugenia Vaughn, age 96, passed away Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at the Norton Hospital in Louisville, KY. She was born in Louisville on September 20, 1924, to the late Harvey Page Vaughan and Toopsie Boston Vaughan. Gladys was a homemaker and of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include her son, Larry Vaughn (Velisa) of Louisville; daughter, Kim Shields (Brian) of Glasgow; grandchildren, Belinda Gonterman (Patrick), and Terry Sivori (Jill) of Louisville, Natalie Shields, and Allison Shields of Glasgow, and Amber Kaelin (James) of Georgetown, IN; 7 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren also survive.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, John Hugh Vaughn; one daughter, Joyce Sivori (Bill); twelve brothers and sisters, Mary Frances Vaughan, Ruby Trabue, Jr. Vaughan, Jewell Vaughan, James Vaughan, Morris Vaughan, Jessie Wells, Nova Jo Hensley, Bob Vaughan, Billie Sue Gosling, Robert Vaughan, and Johnny Vaughan; a grandchild, Troy Sivori.

Funeral service will be 2:00pm Sunday, May 2nd at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00am until funeral time on Sunday at the funeral home.

All those who wish to honor and remember Gladys in person at the visitation must wear a mask or other facial covering and practice social distancing while inside the funeral home for safety of those in attendance.

A. F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted in the care of Gladys Vaughn. Please share your condolences with the family at

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  1. Kim and Girls,
    So very sorry for the loss of your mother / grandmother.
    Prayers for all.
    Linda and Ron

  2. Kim,
    I’m so sorry for your loss. I loved your mom. I always looked forward to talking to her. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  3. Terry,

    Loved getting to know her through you telling stories about spending time with your grandparents in Glasgow. The Hughes family are all praying for your family during this tough time.

  4. So sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed talking with her,she was a smart lady and we are going to miss her. I am sure she will be miss by all.

  5. I’m so very sorry for your loss, I never met her but she raised a beautiful sweet daughter so that says a lot ! If I can do anything please let me know love you all

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