He was a loving son, husband, father, grandpa, great grandpa, and great great grandpa and a caring neighbor and friend. We celebrate his life and his accomplishments and will treasure the memories he created for his family and friends.

Vaughn F “Gramps” Lewis, son of Frank Mulford and Daisy Ann Moulder Lewis, was born August 19, 1918 in Old Linn Creek, Missouri. He departed this life, November 3, 2017, in Laurie Care Center, Laurie, Missouri at the age of ninety years, two months and fifteen days.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Florence; his son Robert McCain; great grandson Cliff Bruck; his brothers: Earl, Bill, Kermit, and Don; his sisters: Bessy Mae and Evelyn; and daughter-in-law Helen.

He is survived by his five grandchildren: Vaughn and Sandy McCain; Debbie McCain; Robert and Peg McCain; Patrick McCain; and Cindy McCain; great grandchildren: Ryan McCain; Kate and Mike Robinson; Nick and Amy Bruck; Jacob and Sara McCain; Nalani McCain; Logan and Haley Hopwood; great great grandchildren: Mia, Mike and Maverick Robinson; Isabelle and Bryce Bruck; Oliver and Parker McCain; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

During WWII Vaughn, was a gunner in a B 24 bomber. After the war he went to work at Laclede Gas in St. Louis. He loved Cardinal baseball and crappie fishing over the old town of Linn Creek. He will be loved and missed.

He was a loving son, husband, father, grandpa, great grandpa, and great great grandpa and a caring neighbor and friend. We celebrate his life and his accomplishments and will treasure the memories he created for his family and friends.

Memorial visitation will be Friday, November 10 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.alleeholmanhowe.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Camdenton.