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April M. Rogers Edwards

March 31, 1979 — August 8, 2020

April Rogers Edwards, 41, of Benton, passed away peacefully on August 8, 2020 due to medical conditions.

She loved her son and was a stay at home mother, an avid Tennessee Volunteer fan, loved Southern Momma and was of the Baptist faith.

April was preceded in death by her grandparents, Margaret and James Lively and J.D. and Net Rogers.

She is survived by her beloved son, James Donald Edwards; loving parents, Cathy and Billy Rogers; special aunt and uncle, Lisa and Fred Price; aunts and uncles, Andy Lively, Doyle Rogers, Jan (Marvin) Rogers, Glenda (Rondel) Cass, Marsha (Greg) Passmore, Sue (Bill) Garren and Janice Rogers.  Several cousins and a host of friends also survive.

A Celebration of Life graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at Oak Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Chattanooga Heart Association, 519 E. 4th Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403 in honor of April Rogers Edwards.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.

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Saturday, August 15, 2020

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