Cora Mae Bennett Plumley, 104, of Hinton passed away Sunday, November 21, 2021 at Main Street Care following a short illness.
Born May 26, 1917 at Pluto she was the daughter of the late George Riffer Marinda Jane “Bea” Muncey Bennett. Cora was a homemaker and a member of the Upland Baptist Church. She was an avid reader of the word of God. By the grace of God Cora lived through 19 U.S. Presidents.
In addition to her parents Cora was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Plumley; grandson, Steven Plumley; two brothers, Caney and Robert Bennett; four sisters, Rose Persinger, Goldie Ward, Louise Harvey and Pearl Binion.
Those left to honor her memory include two sons, Richard Wayne Plumley of Hilldale and Estel Roy Plumley of Covington, VA; three grandsons, Richard Dean Plumley of Hilldale, Michael Kevin Plumley of Hilldale and Barry Allen Plumley of Covington, VA; six great grandchildren, eleven great great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 pm Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel with Pastor Robbie Merritt officiating. Burial will follow in the Meadows Family Cemetery at Longbottom. Friends may call from 11:00 am until service time on Wednesday at the funeral parlors.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.