Naomi Alene Vaughan, 63, passed away Friday, July 10, 2009 at the Twin County Regional Hospital in Galax. Naomi was born Mar. 11, 1946 in Carroll County to Arnold Curtis Tate and Jeanette Willard Tate. Mrs. Vaughan was preceded in death by her husbands, Maynard Crotts and Blair Vaughan. She is survived by daughters, Robin Ward, Kathy Burchett, Tina Lineberry, Nicky Vaughan all of Fries, Brenda Vaughan of Woodlawn; son David Crotts of Fries; sisters, Mary Waller of Fries, Emily Monahan of Wytheville; Betty Mae Belyah and Bonnie Sue Slate both of NC; brothers, Edd Tate, Larry Dale Tate both of Fries, Obie Tate of High Point, NC, Curt Tate and Donald Tate both of NC; fifteen grandchildren; two great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service was held Monday, July 13, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in the Oak Grove Baptist Church at Cana with the Rev. Emmett Crotts officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. A guestbook is available online by visiting www.vaughanguynn.com. Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home of Galax was in charge of the arrangements.