Mrs. Gladys Luker Plunkett, age 85, of Buford, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Hiram Plunkett; and parents, E.T. and Jennie Coker Luker.
She is survived by her children, Nancy Plunkett Byers and husband, Lowell Byers, Hoschton, Charlie Plunkett, Clarkesville, David and Joyce Plunkett, Ridgeland, Wis., and Barry Plunkett and wife, Lisa Hardy, Woodinville, Wash.; grandchildren, Harris and Rebecca Byers, Terry and Gwen Byers, Nathanael Plunkett, Nicholas Plunkett, Natalie and Brent Duckett, Sarah Plunkett, Caitlin Plunkett, Amanda Plunkett and Norma Plunkett; two great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, James and Betty Luker; sister-in-law, Sue Plunkett Haney; and several nieces, nephews; and cousins. Mrs. Plunkett was born June 8, 1928, in Mount Willing, Ala. She was a retired bank teller from Wachovia Bank and Buford Commercial Bank. She was a longtime member of Rock Springs United Methodist Church, Lawrenceville. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with the Rev. Shari Rates officiating. Graveside service will follow at Rock Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lawrenceville, GA 30043 with the Rev. Calvin Haney officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6-9 p.m. and on Friday morning from 10 a.m. until time of service.
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Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, Ga., 770-932-1133.