March 21, 1941 - February 6, 2022
William "Bo" Vaughn Educator, Mentor, Father, Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, INC. William Albert "Bo" Vaughn departed this life on Sunday, February 6, 2022. He was born March 21, 1941, in Nashville, TN to Sylvester Vaughn and Virginia Carol (Nells) Vaughn. He was proceeded in death by his parents and beloved wife of fifty years, Faye Delores (Lee) Vaughn. "Bo" as he was affectionately known attended Nashville Public Schools and was a 1959 graduate of the historic Pearl High School. He received a bachelor's degree from Tennessee State University in 1963, where he was a member of the "Tigersharks" Swim Team. He received a master's degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1972. A lifelong educator and coach, Bo enjoyed over 45 years of employment with Chicago Public Schools, the Detroit Board of Education, The City of Detroit Summer Youth Program, as well as, the Michigan Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit, serving over the years as teacher, and, award winning Football, Swimming, Tennis, and, Basketball Coaches, eventually becoming Athletic Director and Dean of Students. He will be remembered for working at Fitzgerald Elementary, and Mumford, Redford, and Loyola High Schools. A member of Hartford Memorial Baptist Church, and, Life Church Southfield, he leaves to mourn his passing, daughters Keisha Vaughn of West Bloomfield, Kimberle Vaughn-Andrews (Donald) and grandson Brandon Vaughn Andrews of League City, TX, a sister, Bettye Vaughn of Nashville, TN and a host of other family members and dear friends. Visitation: Kemp Funeral Home, 24585 Evergreen, Southfield, MI, 48075, Friday, 2/25/22 4-7 PM. Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Memorial Service: Kemp Funeral Home, Saturday, 2/26/22, 12:15 -12:30 PM. Funeral Service: Kemp Funeral Home, Saturday, 2/26/22, 12:30 PM-12:45 PM. Burial Service: Acadia Park Cemetery, 31300 Southfield Road, Southfield, Michigan 48075, Saturday, 2/26/22 2:00 PM. Refreshments and Reflections, Tapestry Banquets, 24580 Evergreen Road, Southfield, Michigan 48075, 2/26/22, 4:30 PM. Posted online on February 16, 2022 Published in The Detroit News, Detroit Free Press Zoom Instructions 1. Go to Kempfuneralhome.com. 2. Click on your loved one’s photo. You are now on their personal page. 3. You should see a tab labeled photo & videos (or it may be labeled media, depending on your device). Click that tab. 4. 5 mins before the service starts, you will see an icon labeled Webcast (or it may be labeled external video, depending on your device). Click the icon 5. You will begin to launch into the zoom meeting. 6. Wait for host to let you into the meeting.
William "Bo" Vaughn Educator, Mentor, Father, Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, INC. William Albert "Bo" Vaughn departed this life on Sunday, February 6, 2022. He was born March 21, 1941, in Nashville, TN to Sylvester Vaughn and Virginia... View Obituary & Service Information
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