Kathleen Bell Plyler

December 24, 1920 - July 30, 2018

12/24/1920 - 07/30/2018

Past Services

Saturday August 11, 2018
11:00 am
Ephesus Baptist Church
287 Ephesus Church Road
Dunnsville, VA 22454

RICH SQUARE, NC – Kathleen Bell Plyler, age 97, passed away on July 30, 2018 at the Accordius Health Care of Gatesville, NC.

Mrs. Plyler was born on December 24, 1920 to Eldridge Stephen and Kate Prillaman Bell in Virginia. Kathleen was married to Joseph H. Plyler in 1945 and to this marriage born two children. She was a member of the Eastern Star for over sixty years. Kathleen was a member of the Ephesus Baptist Church in Dunnsville and previously a member of the Fort Lee Baptist Church in Richmond. She was employed by the Trailways Bus Line until retired firstly as a information clerk and finally as a baggage clerk. Kathleen loved flower gardening and painting.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Kate P. Bell and father, Eldridge Bell, husband, Joseph Harold Plyler, Jr., and two brothers, Leslie and Carson Bell.

Kathleen is survived by two daughters, Kay P. Baber and husband Bernard of Dunnsville, VA, Sherrie P. Bolton and husband Tom of Rich Square, NC; a sister Sylvia Moore, a brother, Steve Bell and wife Roseanne; three granddaughters, Susan Baber, Margaret Bolton Gibson and husband Philip, Katie Bolton Caldwell and husband Trey; grandson, Derek Baber. Also surviving are ten great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Life Memorial service will be held on, Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11 AM at the Ephesus Baptist Church in Dunnsville, VA with the with Rev. Larry Schools officiating.

The family will receive friends following the memorial service.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made directly to the Ephesus Baptist Church, 287 Ephesus Church Road, Dunnsville, VA 22454 or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Rich Square is handling the arrangements for the Plyler family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.

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Addie L. Asbury
5 years ago

Kay and Sherrie. – we were sorry to hear of your loss. Even though it has been a long
time since we’ve seen you and your families, Bobby and I wanted you to know that
we feel your loss since we have lost both of our parents, Robert (Buster) and Gladys Lammey. With sympathy, Robert R. Lammey, Jr. and family and Addie Lammey Asbury and family.

Faith Marotto
5 years ago

I am sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful and caring person. She will be missed.

Sacramenta Landrum
5 years ago

Deepest condolences to the Plyer family and friends for the loss of your love one Kathleen. Very soon Jesus Christ will resurrect the loved ones we have lost in death back to life Acts 24:15; John 5: 28, 29, right here on a brand new Paradise Earth no more sickness pain or death life without end Revelation 21:1-5.

Dennis and Margaret Gibson
5 years ago

Dennis and I are so sorry to hear about your loss. We enjoyed having her in our home to celebrate Thanksgiving. She was a sweet lady. Sherry you took such good care of her, trying to meet all of her needs. Our thoughts are with all of you.

Ann Ragland
5 years ago

Dear Kay and Sherrie, it’s been a long-time since our childhood days on Salem Street. Your beautuful mother lived a long life and you were blessed to have her. May God hold you in the palm of his hands during this time and give you peace. Ann Leonard and Henry Ragland

Judy Brooks Lee
5 years ago

So sorry for your loss Sherrie and Kay. Your Mama will be remembered by everyone whose life she touched throughout the years. She was certainly a part of the village that helped to raise and shape me. Prayers for your entire family.