Vickie L. Barton

Vickie Lynn Barton

60, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012. She was born on July 27, 1951 in Indianapolis to Orville H. Tapscott and the late Jeanette E. (Border) Tapscott.

Vickie worked as a mail handler for the U.S. Postal Service for 25+ years prior to retiring. She loved animals, movies, music, reading, and cooking. She had a great sense of humor, loved to help others, and was very loving and caring. She loved her family to the fullest.

Vickie is survived by her father, Orville Tapscott (Sonnia); daughter, Jill Damron (Brad); half-brother, Stephen Porter; sisters, Dana Pearson and Lori Tapscott; granddaughters, Kayden and Darby Damron; nephews, Jeff Pearson (Ada), Dustin Pearson (Molly), and Jason Trotter; great-nephews, Connor Pearson, Sean Pearson, and Evan Pearson; and beloved dog Maggie.

Vickie was preceded in death by her mother, Jeanette Tapscott; and brother-in-law, Tom Pearson.

Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family during their time of loss. A memorial service will be held for family and close friends on Sunday, January 22, 2012. Memorial contributions may be made to Robin's Nest Indy at and/or their PayPal account at

Funeral Home

Forest Lawn Memory Gardens & Funeral Home - Greenwood
1977 South State Road 135 Greenwood, IN 46143
(317) 535-9003

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Jan. 20, 2012