Vickie Revis

Vickie L. Revis

SALISBURY - Vickie Lee Revis, 61, of Salisbury, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013.

Vickie was born on Sept. 1, 1952, in Wayland, N.Y., a daughter of the late Forrest Erwin and Emma Mary Desmond. Vickie was a graduate of East High School in Rochester, N.Y.

Vickie was a CNA, a member of Elks Lodge 699 in Salisbury and enjoyed watching mystery television, camping at the lake and volunteering at the Elks Lodge. Vickie loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Vickie was preceded in death by a son, Scott Troy Desmond; and a brother, Leonard Paul Desmond.

Vickie is survived by her husband, Steven Revis; son Sgt. Arthur Walter Desmond, U.S. Army, and wife Lisa of Fort Bragg; daughter Jenny Lynn Jackson of Lynchburg, Va.; brothers Herbert W. Desmond and wife Lori of Leesburg, Fla., and Forrest E. Desmond Jr. "Pete" and wife Marilynn of Ridgeway, S.C.; sisters Gail C. Sce and husband Robert of Salisbury and Susan R. Fields and husband Ted of Bloomington, Ind.; grandchildren Travis, Coty and Jacob Desmond, Jesse and Zachary Pitman, Samantha Williams, Miranda Desmond, Edwin Desmond, Charlotte Jackson and James Nash; and five great-grandchildren.

Service: There will be a Memorial Service Sunday, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. at Salisbury Elks Lodge 699 conducted by Rev. Harold Jordan, Hospice Chaplain.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rowan Hospice and Palliative Care, 720 Grove St., Salisbury, NC 28144; or Salisbury Elks Lodge 699, 508 S. Main St., Salisbury, NC 28144.

Carolina Cremation of Salisbury is assisting the Revis family. Online condolences may be made at

Published in Salisbury Post on Sept. 8, 2013