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Polly Heffinger Anderson January 21, 1935 - September 15, 2022

Born: Monday Jan 21, 1935

Died: Thursday Sep 15, 2022

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Polly Heffinger Anderson, 87, of Eden passed away Thursday, September 15, 2022 at UNC Rockingham Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Eden.
A graveside service will be held at 4pm Sunday, September 18, 2022 at Overlook Cemetery in Eden. For those unable to attend the service, Polly will lie-in-repose from Noon – 3pm Sunday, September 18, 2022 at Fair Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the homeplace, 15020 NC Hwy 87N, Eden, NC 27288, on Sunday between Noon and 3pm.

Polly was born January 21, 1935, in Spray, NC, to the late James Willie Heffinger and Sallie Betty King Heffinger. Polly worked as a Nurse’s Aide at Morehead Memorial Hospital for more than 30 years, until her retirement. She was a member of the Ridgeway Church of Christ. She loved her family, enjoyed spending time with them, and she loved watching Nascar.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Judy Joyce (Danny) of Madison, NC; grandchildren, Christie Joyce of Wilmington, NC, Justin Joyce (Courtney) of Garner, NC; great-grandchildren, Abigail, Poppy, Bella; son-in-law, Mell Fletcher of Bassett, VA; sister, Ann H. Wilson of Eden, NC; sister-in-law, Josephine Heffinger of Ridgeway, VA; beloved niece, Lisa Mabe (Thomas) of Eden, NC; also survived by other nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Polly is preceded in death by her daughter, Polly “Randy” Fletcher.

Online condolences may be left for the family at
We are so sorry for your loss.  Everett, Rich, and I are keeping the family in our thoughts and prayers. Sending much love your way.  
Anne Garrett
Polly trained me at Morehead MH and really helped a lot of us trainees be better and do better. RIP, Polly.
Ellen Garrett
So sorry for your loss Judy.  Polly was such a sweet lady.  I'm glad I got to talk with her in the last few weeks.  
Mary Barrett
Polly was a very sweet lady.  It was a pleasure to work with her during her stay at UNC Rockingham Nursing and Rehab Center.   Praying for you, Judy, and your family.   
Melanie Murphy
Omg I was her neice and I loved her more than anything she taught me to cook to clean and how to raise my son. She was like my second mother. I am so sad right now I missed her in life but miss her more right now as I have just lost my son in July. Polly you were loved and I'll never ever forget you. Your niece Kathy Lynn Ard 
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