Rebecca “Becky” Preddy, 59, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at her home peacefully after battling cancer for 18 months.

Becky was a native of Buncombe County, North Carolina.  She received her Associates Degree in Business from Sandhills Community College. She worked for FirstBank as a Teller before transitioning to being a homemaker and Farmer and even a middle school bus driver for a few years. Becky was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.  She enjoyed caring for her family and her home. Time spent with family, especially the grandchildren, was most important to her. She also enjoyed trips, both to the beach and to visit her family in the mountains near Asheville. She loved sending thoughtful cards to friends and neighbors in the community in need to lift their spirits. Becky was a daughter of the late John Anderson.

Becky is survived by husband of 34 years, Bobby; children: Phillip King and wife Millicent, Stephanie Schlegel and husband Greg, Janice P. Sanford and husband Danny, Susanne Allen and husband Keary; mother: Louise Riddle Anderson; grandchildren: Erin Adams, Halie Driscoll and husband Patrick, Shelby Allen, Parker King, Casey Allen, Addison Schlegel; brothers: Doug Anderson, Jeff Anderson (her twin); sister: Robbin Anderson; and her beloved dog Roscoe.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, with Reverend Mamie Alley officiating along with Becky’s Uncle, Pastor Randy Riddle.  A gathering will follow in the church fellowship hall. The family will receive friends at their home.

Memorials may be made to Tabernacle United Methodist Church, P O box 395, Robbins, NC 27325.

Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Preddy family.


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  1. Becky was the most thoughtful and caring person I know. She was always taking care of others before herself. She was a special lady and heaven has gained a nurturing angel. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  2. Becky was such a good friend.-  When I first moved to Florida, I was always getting cards and gifts in the mail.-  She loved to stay in contact.-  She had-  a heart as pure as gold.-  I will always remember her saying ‘I miss you’.-  Love you always,

  3. Our prayers are with the family during this time. Her memories will last a life time, all we have to do is keep them in our hearts. We will all miss her, however there is no pain left here on earth for her battle of cancer.

  4. Becky Anderson Preddy had the most beautiful heart. To know her was to love her!
    She will forever be a part of my journey; and I will miss her sweet soul!
    I send my deepest sympathy to her precious children and grandchildren and to her beloved B

  5. Thoughts and prayers are with the family during their loss.
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    Harold, Pat, & Misty Clark
    Psalms 116:15

  6. An AZALEA PLANT was sent on May 28, 2019

    Your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Moore County District Attorney’s Office

  7. One day this earth will be filled with only meek people; people like Becky. (Psalm 37:10, 11) She will be able to be among such ones for Jesus said that ‘the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.’ (John

  8. Bobby and family,-  We were saddened to learn of your loss of Becky. She was such a friendly, caring and encouraging person. She was always so nice to all of us . She will be greatly missed. May God cradle you all in His loving arms in your grief and in t

  9. Thank you Becky for being the first to reach out your hand to me because of you I am a Mother, Nana, and a friend rest high good friend

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