Gene Edwin Plunkett, 73, of Texarkana, Ark., died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at the home of his daughter.

Mr. Plunkett was born June 14, 1939, in Texarkana. He was retired from the Navy; a member of First Assembly of God, Texarkana, Texas, where he served with Royal Rangers; and a National Guard veteran. 

Survivors include two daughters, Mindy and Oliver “Bubba” Burroughs and Shannan and Bryan Yeatman of Texarkana; one sister, Bonnie Woodruff Wilson of Texarkana; three brothers, Paul R. Plunkett and Perry M. Plunkett of Texarkana and Ricky L. Plunkett of Hooks, Texas; four grandchildren, Amber Cole, Nathan Adcock, Reid Yeatman and Landon Yeatman; one great-grandson; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 3 p.m. today at Chapelwood Funeral Home with the Rev. Hal Haltom officiating. Burial will be in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to First Assembly of God, 3401 W. Seventh St., Texarkana, TX 75501.

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Published: 11/07/2012