Roscoe W. Vaught Sr., age 80, passed away Saturday afternoon, June 24, 2017 at the Suncoast Hospice Care Center in Pinellas Park, Florida. He was a resident of Seminole, Florida and a former resident of Brown County.Roscoe was born on September 23, 1936 in Brown County, to the late Clyde and Emma Rose (Little) Vaught Sr. He attended Helmsburg School and went on to marry Karen L. (Masner) Vaught on May 31, 1955 in Brown County. She preceded him in death on October 11, 2013.Roscoe was the retired owner and operator of Vaught’s Printing in Largo, Florida. Prior to that, he worked for Moorfied in Indianapolis. He enjoyed traveling with his wife, especially going on cruises. Roscoe also enjoyed fishing.
Roscoe is survived by a grandson, James Marshall McGuire of Fresno, CA; siblings, Virginia (Ray) Albright, Harold (Garnetta) Vaught and Carl Vaught all of Brown County and Donald (Edna) Vaught of Morgantown; and several nieces and nephews.He was preceded in death by his wife, Karen; son, Roscoe W. Vaught Jr.; siblings, Mildred Hutchison, Lillian Hutchison, Clyde Vaught Jr., John Vaught, Melvin Vaught, Ada Sanders, Carolyn “Janie” Johnson.A graveside service will be held on Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Goshen Cemetery in Brown County. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown.Condolences may be made to the Vaught family at www.meredith-clark.com. Information: (812) 597-4670