Melanie Hope Plemmons

Jan 07, 2014

Loving Wife

WAYNESVILLE —  Melanie Hope Plemmons, 48, passed away Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at her residence.

A native of Alameda County, California, she was a prior resident of Hendersonville,  and had resided in Haywood County for the past 10 years.  She was the daughter of the late Cary McDonald.  Melanie was employed by Bi-Lo as a co-manager and was a member of Camp Branch Missionary Baptist Church.  She enjoyed reading, going to movies and fishing.

She is survived by her  mother, Vicki Steelman Brewer  (Bob) of Idaho; her husband of 10 years, Cecil Plemmons; a stepdaughter, Rebecca Crawford (Scott) of Colorado; a stepson, Greg Plemmons (Dana) of Tennessee; one brother, Cary McDonald, Jr. of California; and six step-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m.  Saturday, Jan. 11, at Camp Branch Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Buford Rice officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at