Polly Ann Pigman, 73, of Wilmington, Ohio passed away 3:55 AM, Thursday, December 22, 2011 at Clinton Memorial Hospital. Her husband, Leroy Pigman, preceded her in death April 14, 2007. She missed him very much, but now they are together again. She married the love of her life March 23, 1957. They celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2007. Mrs. Pigman was born November 16, 1938 in Hindman, Kentucky, daughter of the late Clabe and Sally Sparkman Short. She was the youngest of 14 children.
Polly’s life was spent loving and taking care of her family. She was an excellent cook and gardener. She canned hundreds of quarts of vegetables every summer to give to her family and friends. She was a wonderful woman and we were blessed to have her as our Mom. She will be missed very much.
Mrs. Pigman is survived by two sons, Bob Pigman of Wilmington, Ohio and Mike (Terri) Pigman of Arcanum, Ohio; a daughter, Theresa (Cliff) Wheeler of Wilmington, Ohio; two grandchildren, Destiny (Chris) Rix of Wilmington, Ohio and April (Don) Hoover of Wilmington, Ohio; two great grandchildren, Christopher Rix and Haylie Rix.
A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family at Clinton County Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Community Care Hospice, P.O. Box 123, Wilmington, Ohio 45177.