Zane Roy


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Zane Roy Vaughan

May 04 1956 - Feb 18 2005

Mr. Zane Roy Vaughan, age 48, of McKinney, Texas passed away February 18, 2005. He was born on May 4, 1956, in Conroe, Texas to Roy Ray and Kathryn (Walding) Vaughan. On June 24, 1978, he married Patsie Riley in Dallas, Texas. From a love of football during high school, Zane turned to athletic training after a football injury ended his playing career. Zane continued as a athletic trainer throughout college at Stephen F. Austin (SFA) where he first earned a Bachelors degree in Mathematics and also received his initial Teaching Certificate. Zane was a member of the ACACIA Fraternity while in College. He was a member of the Texas State Teachers Association. Zane taught math while earning his Masters Degree in Secondary Education at SFA. He served as a Assistant Principal and Principal in East Texas while continuing his education and earning his Superintendent Certificate. He is survived by his wife, Patsie Vaughan of McKinney; sons, Chris Vaughan of Norfolk, Virginia and James Roy Vaughan of McKinney; parents, Roy and Kathryn Vaughan of Rogers, Arkansas; sisters, Zoe Renfro of Cleveland, Tennessee and Kim Matlock of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee; and several other loving relatives. Private arrangements are under the direction of Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Directors. In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, Collin County Unit, 8900 Carpenter Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75247.
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