Stephen Lee "Wildman" Plum, 62, a resident of Hambleton, departed this life Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at his home. He had been in his usual health and death was unexpected.
He was born Saturday, June 2, 1951, at Parsons, a son of the late Joseph Ralph and Dorothy Marie Judy Plum.
Surviving are two brothers, Donald Joseph Plum and wife, Elizabeth, of Maurertown, Va., and Frank Eugene Plum of Winchester, Va.; two sisters, Mary Ann Simpson and husband, Glenn, and Marty A. Nestor and husband, Dale G., all of Parsons; and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death was one brother, James Allen Plum; and one sister, Dottie Jane Plum.
He was a graduate of Parsons High School with the Class of 1968. He was a former employee of the Kingsford Charcoal Co., Hinchcliff Lumber Co., and the West Virginia Department of Highways. At the time of his death, he was an employee of the city of Parsons. He was a high diver, avid hunter, fisherman and trapper. He was a talented musician, playing the violin, guitar and he especially enjoyed playing the piano.
The family will receive friends at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons on Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. Final rites will be conducted from the funeral home parlor on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at 12:30 p.m. The Rev James Snyder will officiate and interment will follow at the Parsons City Cemetery at Parsons.
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Stephen Lee "Wildman" Plum. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com.