September 10, 1915 ~ May 8, 2019

Born in: Henderson Co., NC
Resided in: Hendersonville, NC

Virginia Plemmons, 103, of Hendersonville, NC, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019.

A native of Henderson Co., Virginia was a daughter of the late Homer and Bessie Pace. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Plemmons, and by her sons, Larry and Jerry Plemmons.

Mrs. Plemmons worked for American Enka and retired as manager of The Charles Store. She was a former member of Grace Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Betty Plemmons; grandchildren, Sharon Plemmons, Michelle and Gary Carter, Lynn Morgan, Dean and Becky Plemmons, and Dale and Lisa Plemmons; numerous great and great-great grandchildren; and other family members.

Private family graveside services were held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

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Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

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  1. Ma-maw you were always such a blessing to everyone who met you. Wherever i took you people just loved you. Thank you for being such a Godly example to each of us. To know you was to love you. We had so much fun over the years and you taught me so much. My boys loved getting to know their great grandmother. You will NEVER be forgotten. You were loved so very much. Until we meet again. Lynn

  2. Mamaw thank u for always being such a strong Christian inspiration to me and our family.Your love guidance and selfishness through the years and always putting others first was your priority in life. I thank God that he blessed me with such an amazing lady in my life. Your Love was always unconditional u will truly be missed now and for forever. I love so much and I know u have been rejoicing ever since u took your last breath enjoy Heaven u so deserve it u fought a very hard long Battle but u finally won.

  3. It was a privilege to have been a part of Virginia’s life and family for so many years. You always had a smile on your face. You leave quite a legacy.

  4. Mamaw what a special lady you are. Obviously or you would not have been blessed with a 103+ years. I remember living with you and Papaw when we were little. What fun times we had. You life wasn’t easy but you always moved forward. You instilled that in your boys and grandchildren. Always listen to God and trust in His word. Even as a widow for 40 years you kept moving forward and trusting God. I sure hope there is a Hamricks in Heaven for you..😉 We love you so much and will miss you terribly but we are so happy for YOU. We know you are happy and whole. Thank you for the example you helped set for us to help make sure we are all together again one day. I’m sure you heard well done my faithful servant. I love you Mamaw. ❤

  5. I WAS BLESSED WITH YOU IN MY LIFE AND I KNOW THAT 1 DAY WE WILL MEET AGAIN MY LOVE FOR YOU WAS DEEP BUT NOW YOUR HOME AND KNOW YOU WILL BE SO MISSED I’M AT PEACE KNOWING YOU ARE IN A BETTER PLACE AND NO MORE SUFFERING I LOVE YOU SO ❤❤❤❤

  6. I WAS BLESSED WITH YOU IN MY LIFE AND I KNOW THAT 1 DAY WE WILL MEET AGAIN MY LOVE FOR YOU WAS DEEP BUT NOW YOUR HOME AND KNOW YOU WILL BE SO MISSED I’M AT PEACE KNOWING YOU ARE IN A BETTER PLACE AND NO MORE SUFFERING I LOVE YOU SO ❤❤❤❤ UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN I LOVE YOU

  7. What do we say about a woman who impacted our lives more than words can describe. She was one of a kind and loved us without hesitation, thank you for all you taught me and for everything you did for our family. Love you and see you soon!

  8. Mamaw thank you for so many wonderful memories that come to mind throughout my childhood years. Especially the homemade vegetable soup that dad and I loved so much. Thank you for helping instill the values that we cherish in life today. It was a sad day when you passed but a blessing that you was reunited with your sons for mother’s day.

    Love Dale and family

  9. Mamaw what a shock to hear of you passing. My family and I really wish we could have been there but we know you are in a much better place.
    You were a true BLESSING and will be missed but knowing we will see you one day helps make things easier.
    Thank you for being that Godly example for all of us and showing us the Love of God in all you do.

    We love you.
    Alma, Brittany,Valor, Johnny, Stephanie, Seth, Gabi and Mason.

  10. In honor of Virginia Plemmons my mother in law of 63 1/2 years. God let you live for 103 1/2 years. You and I made it through some very good times and some trying times. For example….wonderful times at church, going to beauty shops, going shopping, eating at J&S and just sharing life. Thank you for always being a big part of mine and Jerrys life and our children. I’m sure going to miss you but we will see eachother again one day soon. Heaven gained a dear soul. I love you.
    Betty Plemmons

  11. Mamaw we will miss you terribly but rejoice in knowing that you are reunited with your Heavenly Father and many loved ones! You were such an inspiration and an amazing woman!! Our family chain is broken and will never be the same until we meet again on the other side. We love you!!

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