First Posted: 5/11/2009
PILOT MOUNTAIN Mrs. Stella Irene Pell Vaughn, 90, of Pilot Mountain, died Sunday, May 10, 2009, at her home. She was born March 30, 1919, in Stokes County to the late Newell Franklin Pell Sr. and Ella Cook Pell. Mrs. Vaughn was a retired homemaker and a dedicated member of Westfield Friends Meeting and USFW. She enjoyed crocheting many things for her family and friends. She is survived by many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Vaughn was preceded in death by her husband, James Gideon Vaughn; sisters, Bertie Brinkley, Lettie Easte, Odell Wilson and Iva Jessup; and brothers, Lester Pell, Henry Pell and Junior Pell. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2009, at 1 p.m. at Westfield Friends Meeting, conducted by the Rev. James Parker with interment to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 12, 2009, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Howell-Nelson Funeral Service of Pilot Mountain. Mrs. Vaughn will be placed in the church one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Westfield Friends Meeting Cemetery Fund, c/o Elizabeth Smith, 3161 Old Westfield Road, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041. Online condolences may be made at www.howellfuneralservices.com.