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Tyrese Akil Vaughn, 16, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, November 29, 2019 in a local hospital. He was 10th grader at Brainerd High School and attended Olivet Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Ernest Patillo, Sr. and Cardean Brown; grandmothers, Betty Patillo and Barbara Vaughn; aunt, Shirley Patillo; and uncle, Ervin Patillo. Survivors include his mother, Angie Patillo; brothers, Tyler Patillo and Tristan Patillo; Aaron Patillo and Ernest Patillo, Jr., all of Chattanooga; aunts, Jacqueline Ruiz of New Orleans, LA, Sandra Patillo, Carmille Patillo, and Rhonda Vaughn, all of Chattanooga; a host of other relatives and friends. Tyrese will lie-in-state on Thursday at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Minister Chris Sands as the eulogist. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery.