Roger Tapscott

Obituary of Roger Carroll Tapscott

On Tuesday, May 11th, 2021, Roger Tapscott, loving husband, and father of four, passed away at home at the age of 88.

 

Roger was born on July 24, 1932 in Pine Grove. He served his country  in the Navy for four years. He was a brick and block mason his entire life.

 

On October 3rd, 1959, he married his wife of 61 year, Sheila M. Tapscott. They raised four children: Wayne, Karen, Sharon and Kevin. 

 

Roger loved to tinker on lawn mowers, weed eaters and other small engines. He also had a passion for truck and tractor pulling. 

 

Roger was preceded in death by his father, James Clifton Tapscott, mother Virgie Ellen Tapscott, sister Thelma McClaughry and a brother, James Tapscott.

 

He had five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. A celebration of life will be at a later date, burial will be private.

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