Posted: Sat 4:54 PM, May 11, 2013
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Reverend Carl D. DeVaughn, 73, of St. Marys, WV died May 11, 2013 at the Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born March 24, 1940 in Mineral Wells, WV a son of the late Charles Albert and Gertrude Miller DeVaughn.
He was a United Methodist Minister, currently serving the Harrison Street United Methodist Church in Harrisville and also had served the Ellenboro Charge. He retired from Johns Manville after 34 years of service and was a US Army veteran in both Vietnam and Thailand. He was also an avid farmer.
He is survived by his wife, Loretta Winters DeVaughn; five children, Carl "Denny" DeVaughn of CA, Sherry Marie Forshey of Pomeroy, OH, Steven Kelly DeVaughn of St. Marys, Kimberly Balderson of Parkesburg and Jeff Winters of Lubeck; twelve grandchildren; three great grandchildren and one brother, Howard DeVaughn of Palestine.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and sisters.
Services will be Tuesday 1:00 pm at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkesburg, with Reverend John Frum officiating.
Burial will follow at Big Tygart Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com