Walter Plemmer, JR.

walter plemmerWalter Plemmer, JR.

Walter Plemmer, Jr. spent his entire life in Edgecombe County teaching and entertaining with his gift of music. He graduated from Patillo School and then earned a BA in music from Knoxville College and an MA from NC Central. He returned home to teach at Conetoe and later North Edgecombe High Schools where he taught music, English and was a Band, Choral, Drama and Cultural Arts Director. He served as musician for over 60 years at various churches in the area and as Mayor of Princeville from 1993-1997. He died in 2000.

Inducted into Hall of Fame 2011