The Richmond Register


December 20, 2013

Thomas Wayne Plummer, 67

RICHMOND — Thomas “Tom” Wayne Plummer, 67, Richmond, passed away Thursday, December 19, 2013, at Baptist Health Richmond.

Tom was born February 14, 1946, to the late James H. and Edna Sanders Plummer of Richmond, Ky.

Tom had lived most of his life in Richmond where he was active in the American Legion, V.F.W., and was a member of the Kingston Masonic Lodge No. 315. He was a proud Vietnam veteran of the United States Army and received several honors and medals for his service to his country.

After his military duty, he worked at the Bluegrass Army Depot from which he retired. Tom was known as an avid golfer and quite the fisherman. Mr. Plummer was a member of the Peytontown Baptist Church.

He is survived by: one brother, Harry Douglas Plummer of California; two sisters, Helen Plummer Hagewood of Hazel Park, Michigan; and Paula Giles of Madison, Indiana. Also surviving Mr. Plummer are his sister-in-law, Wanda Plummer; and niece, Regina Seyfrit with whom he made his home with for the past several years.

Tom was preceded in death by a brother, James D. Plummer, and two sisters, Ruth Grimes and Wanda Mardis.

Funeral services will be conducted 3 p.m. Sunday, December 22, 2013, at the Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Jonathan Tussey officiating.  

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Graveside services will be conducted Monday, December 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Richmond Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be J.W. Witt, Mark Cox, Cecil Moore, Hubert Broaddus, Dan Crawford and Mike Bowling. Honorary pallbearers are Ron Scott, Paul Rucker, Homer Luster, Ronald Held, Lowell Land, Dr. Richard Shelton, Paul Seyfrit, Clay Tussey, Larry Turpin and Durwood Turpin.

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