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Joyce Fay Anderson, 54, of Pleasant Hill, was born August 23, 1966, in Warrensburg, the daughter of Marvin A. “Brownie” and Erma F. (Perdue) Brown. She departed this life, Friday, February 12, 2021, at her home, surrounded with love and family.

Joyce was a 1984 Holden High School graduate.

On November 29, 1991, she was united in marriage to Michael Wayne Anderson in Holden.

Joyce was a homemaker and worked for her parents at the A.F. Super Grocery in Holden. Later, after her children went to school, she worked in the lunch room at the Pleasant Hill Elementary School.

She was a former member of New Hope Baptist Church in Holden and was a current member of the Faith Baptist Church in Lee’s Summit. She enjoyed working in the yard and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, Asher and Ever.

Joyce is survived by her husband, Mike, of the home; three children, Benjamin (and Melissa) Anderson, Becky (and Andrew) O’Neill, and Jordan Anderson, all of Pleasant Hill; her grandchildren, Asher and Ever, both of Pleasant Hill; her step-mother, Wanda Brown of Holden; three brothers, Mike (and Janis Brown) of Warsaw; Donnie (and Liz) Brown of Holden; and David (and Scott Manley) Brown of Lee’s Summit; one sister, Nancy (and Terry West, Jr.) Brown of Lee’s Summit; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, February 18, 2021, at the Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, Pleasant Hill.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, February 19, 2021, at the funeral home. Reverend Josh Martin will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Casket bearers are Becky Anderson, Ben Anderson, Jordan Anderson, David Brown, Donnie Brown, Mike Brown, Nancy Brown and Andrew O’Neill.

Honorary casket bearers are Asher Anderson and Ever Anderson.

The wearing of masks is strongly encouraged while in attendance at the visitation and funeral service.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family and may be sent in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements are entrusted to Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong St., Pleasant Hill, Missouri, 64080.

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