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April Hicks Counce

April Diane Hicks Counce, 38, of Lepanto, Arkansas departed this life on Sunday, November 29, 2020 in Lepanto, Arkansas.  She was born on March 3, 1982 to Kenny Joe Hicks and Dianna Laden Robertson.

She is preceded in death by her father: Kenny Joe Hicks, two grandfathers: William Laden and Enise` Garner, grandmother: Willine Garner, one uncle: Jerry Trent Laden and ex-husband: Kenny Wayne Counce.

April is survived by her parents: Stanley and Dianna Robertson, two sons: Robert Trent Hicks and Preston Timbs, grandmother: Mary Alice “Memaw” Laden, three brothers: Stacey Hicks, Danny Hicks and Donnie Hicks, three sisters: Shaunda Hicks, Kim Hicks and Ashley Boland.

Funeral service will be held Friday, December 4, 2020 at 2:00p.m. at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.

Visitation will be held Friday from 12:30 until service time.

Josh Wiggins will officiate the service.

Arrangements are under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.

Due to Covid-19 social distancing, masks or face coverings are required.  You must provide your own mask or face covering.  Thank you with you help to maintain safety while offering condolences to the family.



Oh my goodness. I am so sorry about April. I recognized her name instantly. Her smile is exactly as it was when she was in kindergarten. She was always a happy child and a special little girl. My prayers are with you all.

Vearlene Wooten Burns. Kindergarten Teacher Jan 21 2021 12:00 AM

April you are such a sweet and loving person every time I was around you I laughed with your craziness I know we wasn't the best of friends but when we did hang out we had a blast I am going to miss you my friend fly high into the angels prayers for your family and friends today love Teresa brown roark

teresa roark Dec 4 2020 12:00 AM

We were classmates, she always was fun to be around always made me laugh. I am glad I ran into her back in June before I moved. Rip April

Nikki watt Dec 3 2020 12:00 AM

We will miss April. She was a sweet person.

Jenny and Eddie Moore Dec 3 2020 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with each of you.With sincere sympathy,Pamela Hammond Houston


I hadnt known April very long, but she had a huge impact on me. She will truly be missed! My prayers are with you all.

Tracy Standridge Dec 3 2020 12:00 AM