April Lawonda Charles

Funeral Service for April Charles will be held Saturday, July 14, 2018, 11:00 AM, at MK DIXON Funeral Home, 211 Main Street, Baldwin, LA 70514. Rev. Samuel Wise will officiate the service.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 14, 2018, from 9:00 AM until the commencement of the funeral service at MK DIXON Funeral Home.

She will be interred in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, Ashton, LA.

April Charles was called to her eternal resting place on Thursday, July 5, 2018, at 11:44 AM. She was born April 10, 1982, to Cynthia Mallet of Baldwin, and Larry Robertson of Glencoe.

She was raised by Karl Mallet of Baldwin, and the late Donald Simpson of Four Corners. She was a member of St. Matthews Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Samuel Wise.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories: her mother, Cynthia Mallet; father, Karl Mallet; three daughters, TyTianna Charles, Christiana Jones, and Keana Charles, all of Franklin, LA; and one son, Kenneth Smith, III of Franklin, LA. April also leaves two grandchildren, Key’Marii Charles and Ke’Moriel Charles of Franklin, LA; five sisters, Kenvonna, Karla, Farren, Queesha, and Shantenica; four brothers, Karl, Kentrell, Jeremiah, and Larry, Jr.; maternal and paternal aunt and uncle; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She leaves behind her best friends, Keyonna, Le’ Guya, Dashia, and Shenique. April is now resting in Heaven with her closest friend, Tasha Nerve.

MK DIXON Funeral Home is in charge of final arrangements, 337-940-9253, 211 Main Street, Baldwin, LA 7051, www.mkdixonfh.com.