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Doffey "Bud" Vance

March 19, 1944 — November 25, 2023



Doffey “Bud” Vance passed away on 25 November 2023 at the age of 79. Bud was born in Melvin, Kentucky. After moving to Tucson, Arizona, he met Yolanda Jo-Ann Vance (nee Smith). He is survived by his spouse, and their son, Dr. Gregory W. Vance. Bud had five sisters, three of whom pre-deceased him. He worked thirty years for GM in Cleveland, Ohio where he also owned a tavern made famous on The Drew Carey Show television series. He retired to Commisskey, Indiana then spent the remainder of his life in Asheboro, North Carolina. Bud loved fishing, traveling through the Southwest, and reading the novels of Louis L’Amour

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