May 162014

Rodney E. Plympton III passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Show Low. Funeral services were held May 17 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saintsin Linden.

He was born on Feb. 7, 1980, to Rodney Plympton and Karen Adrian.

Rodney grew up in Heber, Snowflake and Show Low. His interests included playing basketball, doing outdoor activities, 4-wheeling, relaxing, playing video games, and barbecuing for his friends and family.

One of his biggest achievements was starting his own plumbing company, Plymtons Quality Plumbing.

He married Jenny Penrod and had three beautiful children. Later in life he met Leigrosa Halle and had his fourth beautiful child.

He always made a point to try to see the light of every situation, and could always make everyone laugh. His legacy will be carried through his children and his memory will live on in our hearts forever.

Survivors include his children, Lynnea Plympton, Rodney Plympton IV, Angelina Plympton and Numia Plympton; his mother, Karen (Eddie) Adrian; his father, Rodney (Dara) Plympton Jr.; siblings, Taryn (Bill) Dibell, Kevin (Michele) Plympton, Keith (Tiffany) Plympton, Charlotte (Hayden) Jones, Ashley Stephens, Connie Preston and (Charlie), Erika (Jason) Lord, Eddie Adrian Jr., Christopher Adrian and Morgan (Diamond) Adrian; and his grandparents, Carl and Virgie Uhtecht.

Silver Creek Mortuary of Taylor was in charge of the arrangements.Obit-Plympton, Rodney