Frances (Rhodes) Vaughn

Born: Mon., Dec. 28, 1936
Died: Sun., Jul. 12, 2015

Memorial Service

6:00 PM Thu., Jul. 16, 2015
Location: Union Point Worship Center

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Frances Rhodes Vaughn
Frances Rhodes Vaughn, age 78, of the Macedonia Community in Oglethorpe County passed away on July 12, 2015 at her residence surrounded by her loved ones.  Frances was born on December 28, 1936 in Gaston, Alabama to the late James Davis Rhodes and Lena Beatrice Wilkerson Rhodes. She attended school in White Plains, Alabama.  She worked for over 40 years for Chipman Union in Union Point, Georgia, retiring as a Supervisor.  Frances married James Robert “Bobby” Vaughn on June 3, 1955 and they recently celebrated their sixtieth anniversary.  Frances loved cooking and being with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She was a member of the Union Point Congregational Holiness Church.
In addition to her husband, Bobby Vaughn, Frances is survived by a daughter, Debra Vaughn Fleeman and her husband Lavern of the Macedonia Community; grandchildren, Byron Fleeman and his wife Jolene, Alan Fleeman and his wife Melena, Jason Fleeman and his wife Amanda, Eric Fleeman and his fiance, LuAnn Thornton and her son , Cole, and Renee Davenport and her husband Kenny; great grandchildren, Hayden, Caitlin, Amber, Hailey, Alexis, Samuel, Hannah and Carter Fleeman and Nathan and Autumn Davenport; other relatives and friends.  She was preceded in death by her daughter, Janet Carol Swilley in 1985; and siblings, Edwin Rhodes, Betty Rhodes Triveno, Gussie Rhodes Edgeworth and Sharlin Rhodes Garmany.
A Memorial Service and Celebration of her Life will be held at 6:00 p.m. Thursday evening, July 16, 2015 at the Union Point Worship Center with Rev. Dennis Mitchell officiating.  A special thanks to Tammy Callaway for the many hours she cared and loved my mother.  We would also like to thank all of St. Mary’s Hospice nurses, especially Jessica Brown, her personal nurse.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.


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Jeni Norris
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
Alan and family, Mike and I are so sorry for your loss.
With deepest sympathy.
Mike & Jeni Norris

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
Dear Debra & Family:

I was so sorry to hear about Miss Frances. You all are in my prayers aand I pray that God will give you strength, comfort and hope.

Blake & Jessica Boivin
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
Mrs Debra,
sorry to hear about your Mother. Keeping you all in our prayers

Mr.& Mrs. Terry Cantrell
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015

So sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Terry & Elaine Cantrell

Burrell and Jean Adriance Family and Addie Jackson
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
Debra our hearts go out to you and your family, since we moved here Frances , you and your whole family have been a special part of our lives.. you will always hold special memories in our hearts...we love you all and are praying for you. Jean/Burrell Adriance and Addie Jackson

Donna Vandiver
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Frances was a sweet and kind lady. She was always so nice when I worked with her at Chipman Union. Please know that you and your family are in my prayers.

Teresa Thompson
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
Debra and family so sorry to hear about your Mom's passing.Will keep y'all in our thoughts and prayers.28

Tammy Hubbard English
   Posted Mon July 13, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Love you.

Kirsten & Paul Price
   Posted Tue July 14, 2015
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of . Kirsten and Paul Price

Alicia Daniel
   Posted Tue July 14, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God grant you comfort and peace during this difficult time.

Loretta Vandiver
   Posted Tue July 14, 2015
Thinking of everyone,praying for Gods peace for all.Loretta

Ann Wilson
   Posted Tue July 14, 2015
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you.

Laura S. Stewart
   Posted Tue July 14, 2015
Debra, you and all your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Denise phillips
   Posted Thu July 16, 2015
Aunt Frances was an selfless woman who was kind and friendly to anyone she met. She is now walking on the streets of gold with Jesus and her family members in heaven! She will be greatly missed! I love you all and you all are in my prayers.

Lila Estes Parris
   Posted Fri July 17, 2015
Debra, I used to be Sharlin's best friend when we were in our early teens in Jacksonville AL..They were our neighbors..,also...She and I were friends again,just prior to her death...I remember your Mom's soft voice and seemingly such a wonderful person.!!..I loved her Dad & Mom,James & Lena Wilkins Rhodes too...You & your family have my sincere sympathy...God bless you in your loss..

Mike and Kay Smith
   Posted Mon July 20, 2015
Sorry for your loss.We were out of town.