October 12, 1920 ~ November 12, 2010
Born in: Madison County, NC,
Resided in: Candler, NC
Juanita Graham Plemmons, 90, of Candler, died on Friday, November 12, 2010, at Mountain Trace Nursing Center, in Sylva. A Madison Co. native, Mrs. Plemmons was a daughter of the late Frank M. and Thula Martin Graham. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ralph R. Plemmons; and sisters, Myrtle Cutshall, and Madge Payne. She was a member of Ridgeway Baptist Church. Mrs. Plemmons is survived by her son, Rick R. Plemmons and wife Ernestine Massey Plemmons, of Cullowhee; sisters, Maude Frisbee, Grace Ashe, and Ruth Green, all of Asheville; grandsons, Richard Daniel Plemmons, and Andrew Merritt Plemmons, and step-grandson, Bryan G. Greene. A funeral service for Mrs. Plemmons will be at 2:30 p.m. on Monday in the Patton Ave. chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Rev. Jackie Collins officiating. Interment will follow at Piney Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Her family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1-2:30 pm prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Mountain Trace Health Care Center Activity Fund, 417 Mountain Trace Rd., Sylva, NC 28779 or to one's favorite charity.