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William Lowe Plum

August 26, 1930 ~ April 7, 2020 (age 89)


William “Bill” Lowe Plum, 89 of Ashville, OH passed away on Tues. April 7, 2020 at Pickaway Manor in Circleville.  He was born on August 26, 1930 to the late William “Bill” S. and Ethel L. (Lowe) Plum in Ashville.  Bill was a lifelong Walnut Township farmer with 70 years on the same farm.  He was a member of East Ringgold United Methodist Church and K of P Lodge and Amateur Trapshooting Association and past member of Nebraska Grange. 

Also Preceded in death are first wife Rosemary (Hanley) Plum, second wife Eloise (Bell)(Seitz) Plum, son Phillip A. Plum.

Surviving are son William H. (Nancy) Plum of Chillicothe; daughter Melissa (Kirby) Morrow of Westerville; stepchildren Vicki (Dennis) Rathburn of Ashville, Teresa (Jim) Geers of Plain City, Jerry (Gara) Bell of Ashville and Dennis (Amy) Bell of Lancaster; 5 grandchildren, 9 step grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; special friend Norma “Dini” Roby; Rae Plum-Anderson (deceased son Philip's wife).

A Private Graveside Service will be held at the convenience of the family at Reber Hill Cemetery, Ashville.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to East Ringgold UMC,  17689 Main St, Circleville, OH 43113. Arrangements and Care of Family by Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, Ashville.  Online condolences at


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