Leona ‘Polly’ Austin Hoggard age 85 of Aulander died Friday, December 26, 2008 at Roanoke Chowan Hospital. She was born August 11, 1923 in Bertie County to the late Foyd Hoggard and Ester Parker Hoggard. She was the wife of the late Cecil Hoggard.
Polly worked as a telephone operator for Ahoskie Telephone Company and also worked at Talon Zipper factory. She was a member of Hortons Baptist Church.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Monday, December 29, 2008 at 2:00 PM at the graveside in Aulander Cemetery. Rev. Allen Mizelle and Rev. Robert Barmer will officiate.
Left to cherish her memory are her children Donald Austin, Eugene Hoggard, Frances Bazemore and Eddie Hoggard, 3 sisters and two brothers, five grandchildren, four great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Lewiston Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 395, Lewiston Woodville,NC 27849.