Rev. Ronney Plemons

Reverend Ron Plemons, pastor of First Baptist Church of Fairborn, OH, died Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. Funeral service will be at 12 p.m. today (Saturday), Sept. 2, 2017, at Connally Compton Funeral Directors. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time. He was born Sept. 2, 1962, in Waco to Gerald and Helga (Lorenz) Plemons. He was raised in Lorena. He graduated from Lorena High School in 1979. He attended McLennan Community College and accepted God’s call to ministry two years later. He and his wife, Susan, were married in 1984 and he began his studies at Criswell College for Biblical studies that same year. He graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1987 and then began a master’s of divinity degree in Biblical languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He served as pastor of Southside Baptist Church in Lakeland, FL, Cornerstone Baptist Church in Houston and as senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Fairborn since 2007. He is preceded in death by his father, Gerald Plemons. He is survived by his wife, Susan Plemons of Fairborn; mother, Helga Plemons of Oglesby; two brothers, Dr. Ralph Plemons of Arlington and Danny Plemons of Austin; and sister, Deborah Rogers of McGregor. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the building fund of the First Baptist Church of Fairborn, Ohio.

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