DANIEL RICHARD PLUMLEE, a resident of Berryville, was born Aug. 30, 1928, in Berryville, a son of Daniel Richard Plumlee, Sr. and Julia Alberta (Ford) Plumlee. He died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, in Eureka Springs, at the age of 77.
Richard was a farmer and an antique collector.
He is survived by his companion, Paula Inman; his previous wife of 40 years, Lorene Plumlee; seven children, Phyllis and her husband, F.L. Worley of Berryville, Rick Plumlee and his wife, Sherri of Berryville, Elaine and her husband, David Norris of Berryville; Shelley Fuson and Gary Miller of Eureka Springs, Bryan Plumlee of Urbanette, Gwyn Plumlee and Rod Holman of Exeter, Mo., and Danette and her husband, Keith Youngblood of Berryville; 16 grandchildren, Josh, Mickey, Darren, Christopher, Kenton, Tangie, Ashleigh, Shannon, Damon, Amber, Emily, Kadan, Kaleb, Jacob, Heath, and Heather; seven great-grandchildren, Ashlin, Kamryn, Brady, Felicity, Kerrigan, Jerek, and Jayda; his sister, Margaret (Plumlee) Smith of Bayou La Batre, Ala.; several other relatives; and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dan and Julia Plumlee.
Funeral services were held Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at the Living Faith Church with Rev. David Keith, Rev. Wayne McCullough, and Bro. Bob Perkins officiating. Interment was in the Hale Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, POB 1900, Green Forest, AR 72638. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.