April Dawn Cohoon, 35, of rural Pope County, went to be with Jesus at 4:34 p.m. on Monday, March 5, 2012 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., surrounded by her loved ones.
April was born Sept. 14, 1976 at Massac Memorial Hospital and was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church in Paducah.
Survivors include her parents, Gary and Mona Webb of Pope County and David Cohoon of Brookport; one brother, Aaron Webb and wife Rebekah and one very special niece, McKenna Webb of Pope County; one very special cousin, Melissa “Sissy” Frick of Metropolis; her maternal grandparents, Robert and Edith Fairfield of Pope County; her paternal grandparents, Miles and Mable Cohoon of Brookport; eight aunts; five uncles; and several special cousins.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Harvey and Doshia Webb; and four uncles, Michael Fairfield, Steve Cohoon, Randy Cohoon and Simon Purcell.
Funeral service was held Friday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis with Rev. Bill Ogden officiating.
Burial followed at Otterbein Cemetery in Pope County. Pallbearers were Jerry Dassing, Lucas Dassing, Tony Fairfield, Brandon Frick, Cory Frick, Beau Dodson and Tim Fairfield.