James T. Plunk, 71, of Savannah, died on Sunday, Nov. 7.
He was born in Savannah, the son of the late Roscoe and Dexter Doreen Blankenship Plunk. He was united in marriage to Marilyn Adams, who preceded him in death.
Mr. Plunk retired from International Harvestor in Moline, Ill., as a forklift operator. He was a member of the River Heights Pentecostal Church and had served in the United States Army.
Services were held on Tuesday, Nov. 9, at Christian Assembly United Pentecostal Church in Adamsville with W.D. McCollum, Darrell Moffett, Jerry Gibbs officiating. Burial was in the Crump Cemetery at Crump.
He is survived by four sons, Richard Plunk of Cape Cod, Mass., James Plunk of Cleburne, Texas, Joseph Plunk of Darron, Ohio, and Mark Plunk of Savannah; two daughters, Cindy Adkins of Port Byron, Ill. and Naomi Lard of Savannah; 12 grandchildren; five brothers, Paul David Plunk of Crump, Sam Plunk of Savannah, Harold, Raymond and Eddie Plunk, all of Southaven, Miss.; three sisters, Magalene Smith, Thelda Church and Ella Bailey, all of Southaven, Miss.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Omega Plunk.