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Herbert A. Plummer, Sr.

January 17, 1922 December 3, 2018
Herbert A. Plummer, Sr.
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Obituary for Herbert A. Plummer, Sr.

Herbert Allen Plummer, Sr., son of the late Ed Plummer and Althea Harris Plummer, was born January 17, 1922. He transitioned in his home peacefully on December 3, 2018.

Herbert was educated in Wake County Public Schools. He also grew up learning how to be a farmer. His family farmed animals and other products that helped him learn to be responsible which contribute to his great work ethics.

After graduation, he listed in the US Army and served his country during World War II from 1942-1945. Herbert served as a munition’s worker performing various tasks associated with bombs and pyrotechnics. After his honorable discharge from the US Army, Herbert married Mary Dunston of Wake Forest, NC and to this union six children were born.

Herbert worked several jobs including Peden Steel in which he was employed for over 30 years.

Herbert was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Plummer and his ten siblings: John, Melvin, Henrietta, Edna, Suzie, James, Curtis, Earnestine, Ada, and Theodus. He was the last living sibling.

Herbert leaves to cherish his precious memories his sons and daughters: Herbert Plummer, Jr. (Carolyn), Hubert Plummer (Sharon), Joyce Broadie (Jameel), Bevelin Hodge (Keith), Melvin Plummer (Angela), and Lovie Harris (Freddie). He lived to see four generations which includes a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.


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Visitation

Wednesday

12

Dec

2:00 PM 12/12/2018 2:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/12/2018 7:00:00 PM
Carlton L. Gray Funeral & Cremation Service

2810 Kidd Road
Raleigh, NC 27610

Mr. Plummer will have an one hour visitation from 10:00am to 11:00am on Thursday prior to the service.

Carlton L. Gray Funeral & Cremation Service
2810 Kidd Road Raleigh 27610 NC
United States

Funeral Service

Thursday

13

Dec

11:00 AM 12/13/2018 11:00:00 AM
Carlton L. Gray Funeral & Cremation Service

2810 Kidd Road
Raleigh, NC 27610

Military honors will be performed at the cemetery following the service.

Carlton L. Gray Funeral & Cremation Service
2810 Kidd Road Raleigh 27610 NC
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetary Final Resting Place

164 Longs Plant Farm Road
Goldsboro, NC 27534

164 Longs Plant Farm Road Goldsboro 27534 NC
United States
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