Nick Hampton Vaughan, 90, of Sugarland, Texas passed away May 18, 2013.
He was born February 11, 1923 in Graham, Texas to Willie and Mary Vaughan. Nick proudly served our country in the United States Army obtaining the rank of Staff Sergeant, and fought in WWII in The Pacific Theatre. Nick was a member of The Mathematical Association of America and American Mathematical Society. He was a Mathematics Professor at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas for 47 years. Nick was a member of Sugarland Baptist Church and has lived in Sugarland for 3 years. Nick and his wife Grace have been happily married for 52 years.
Nick leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife Grace Lee Vaughan; son Stephen Nick Vaughan and his wife Mariana; daughter Linda Grace Wright and her husband Roger; grandchildren Justin Wright and his wife Michelle, Joshua Wright, Bethany Vaughan, Jonathan Wright, and Rachel Vaughan.
The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made in Nick's name to Sugarland Baptist Church Mission Funds.