On Sunday, July 3, 2022, our beloved Mother, Juanita Elaine Plummer, answered the Master’s Call, ending a fruitful life in Lake City, Florida. Mama was born March 2, 1961, to Izeal Plummer and the late Earnestine Brown Plummer. She was the seventh of ten children. Four, of which, proceeded her in death, David Lee Plummer, Mary Ann Plummer Williams, Elizabeth Plummer, and Izeal Plummer, Jr. Juanita was educated in the Suwannee County Schools system. During the time of her occupation, she enjoyed being a home caregiver for several years for the Fleming Family until her health begin to fail. She also enjoyed being a personal assistant to Mrs. Joyce Warren. Mama loved to help people. She was very loyal and devoted to the people she admired. At an early age Mama confessed Jesus as Lord and Savior and then joined Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church in Live Oak, Florida. There she was a very faithful member.
Juanita leaves to cherish her memories and carry on her legacy to her two Sons: Gary Gillyard (Sherry Tucker) and Timothy Gillyard (Kristina), both of Live Oak, Florida; Father: Izeal Plummer, Live Oak, FL; five Sisters: Lizabeth Plummer Live Oak, Fl, Regina Plummer Live Oak, FL, Lawanda Jones Live Oak, FL, Theresa Williams (Willie) Live Oak, FL, Anne Marie Owens (Rodney) White Springs, FL; one Brother: Wade Plummer (Shanda) Live Oak, FL; nine Grandchildren: Aliza Plummer Mayo, FL, Kemariah Houston Mayo, FL, Monterris Gillyard Mayo, Fl, Jarmar Gillyard Mayo, FL, Takeia Gillyard Mayo, FL, Tymeisha Plummer Live Oak, FL, Kay’Aran Gillyard Live Oak, FL, Timmia Gillyard Live Oak, FL, Timothy Gillyard Live Oak, FL; ten Great-Grandchildren; six Aunts: Lucendia Philpot Live Oak, FL, Christine Brown Live Oak, FL, Dora Mae Brown Live Oak, FL, Willie Mae Brown Largo, FL, Juanita Johnson Atlanta, GA, Betha Lee McKinney Atlanta, GA; two Uncles: Leroy Philpot Live Oak, FL, Charles Burke Live Oak, FL; a host of sorrowing nieces, nephews, & cousins; devoted friends, the Fleming Family, the Warren Family; her Best Friend Merlene Carter; and a loving and devoted Friend: Mr. Richard Broxy.
Our Mother’s Fight
Mother, you’ve fought a good fight. You’ve finished this race with grace and patience. Now dear Mother, soar like an eagle because you’ve found that place of peace and Safety in the arms of Jesus. We love and miss you.
Your Sons, Gary & Timothy