Warren Hale Plemons, 70, of
Riceville, died late Friday night, May 30, 2008, at his residence.
He was a native of Monroe County, and was a son of the late Walter B.
and Margaret Elizabeth Pardue Plemons.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Mildred Barnett; and two
brothers, Hal and Jack Plemons.
He was a member of Charleston F AM 464, and Chattanooga Scottish Rite
Consistory, where he was a 32nd degree Mason.
He served in the Tennessee National Guard, where he served as commander
of Split Unit in Sweetwater and also as Communications Officer of the
278th in Athens.
He was associated with Bowater for 35 years until his retirement as a
day foreman of the Recycling Department.
He was also an avid Ham radio operator.
Survivors include his wife, Rachel Noble Plemons of Riceville; one son
and daughter-in-law, Tim and Christina Plemons of Charleston;
two grandsons, Jake and William Plemons; one godson and wife, Warren
and Rebecca Barnett;
two sisters-in-law, Ritamarie Plemons, of Madisonville, and Trudy
Plemons of Athens; two sisters and
one brother-in-law, Edna Plemons and Martha and Pete Peterman, all of
Sweetwater; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were 2 p.m. Monday at West View Cemetery in
Sweetwater with Wade Noble officiating.
If you were unable to attend this service, sign the guest register at
Jerry Smith Funeral Home of Athens served the family of Warren Hale