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Joseph Newton Plemmons

January 27, 1938 ~ December 28, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Joseph Plemmons Obituary

Joseph Newton “Newt” Plemmons, 85, of Weaverville passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2023, at the Solace Center in Asheville, NC. Born January 27, 1938, in Madison County, NC, he was a son of the late Bryan and Nellda Plemmons.  He was an alumnus of Warren Wilson College and Mars Hill College. Joseph proudly served in the U.S. Coast Guard and was employed most of his life with the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms. He was a member of New Life Community Church. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his spouse, Glenda F. Plemmons; and siblings, Eugene Plemmons, Pauline Fowler, Gerald Plemmons, Betty Edwards, and Ann Ramsey. Surviving are his children, Shana Roberts and her spouse, Jack, of Candler, NC, and Zachery Plemmons and his spouse, Robin, of Weaverville, NC; grandchildren, Gabby Taylor of Asheville, NC, Matthew Taylor and his spouse, Breanna Patel, of Asheville, NC, Ruby Plemmons of Weaverville, NC, and Gus Plemmons of Weaverville, NC; and great-granddaughters, Ella Taylor and Eden Taylor both of Asheville, NC. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 PM on Saturday, January 27, 2024, at First Baptist Church in Weaverville, NC with Rev. Mark Carlson officiating.  Condolences may be made to the family at 

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Memorial Service
January 27, 2024

1:30 PM
First Baptist Church (Weaverville, NC)


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