Vickie Frisbee

Vickie Lynn


Asheville - Vickie Lynn Frisbee, 46, of 31 Lamb Avenue, Asheville, died unexpectedly Thursday, December 6, 2012, at her home.

Vickie was born in Asheville and was a daughter of the late Reuben G. and Mary Roberts Frisbee. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Michael Dean Wooten. She was a long time department manager WalMart and also managed several retail stores in Asheville and Hendersonville.

More recently she spent much of her time as a caregiver for her father until his death.

She is survived by her lifetime companion, Robert John Barnes; sons, Nathan Johnston(Jennifer Meadows) and Jeremy Johnston (Kristen Hoitela); and stepson Robert Jonathan Barnes; grandchildren, Willow Johnston, Jazmyn Johnston, Isaiah Johnston and Christopher Blade Barnes; sisters, Janice Adams (Joel), Gail Carico and Rosalena Merriam; and brothers, Kenneth Frisbee and Robert Wooten (Pam).

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with interment to follow at Pisgah View Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 pm Sunday at the funeral home.

The on-line register is available at


Funeral Home

Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian
1401 Patton Avenue Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 252-3535

Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Dec. 8, 2012