Broughton was born on December 22, 1940 and passed away on Friday, October 14, 2016.
Broughton was a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee at the time of his passing.
Was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam where he received the Purple Heart and the Vietnam Service Medal with 3 Bronze Service Stars. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving from 1973 to 1975.
He was married to Virginia.
The funeral will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday October 18 2016 in the chapel of Fike-Randolph Son Funeral Home with Pastor Matt Maynor officiating. Interment will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors. His family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.