Peggy A. Hedden Presswood


Peggy A. Hedden Presswood

Peggy A. Hedden Presswood, 81, of Benton, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at a Chattanooga healthcare facility.

She loved her family, square dancing, going to the Grand Ole Opry and listening to gospel music.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Millie Dalton Hedden; son-in-law, Ronnie Guinn; and siblings, Doug Hedden, Edith Newton, Ruth Hedden and Edith Mason.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Presswood of Benton; children, Robert (Erika Tellez) Presswood III of Cleveland, Loretta (Ricky) Rummel and Rachel (Kenny) Scroggins, both of Benton; grandchildren, Allie (Taylor) Williams, Courtney Presswood, April Danielle (Michael) Williams, Andrew Guinn and Katie Tellez; great-grandchild, Rhett Williams; siblings, Lecia Colley, Dean (Betty) Hedden and Joe (Sybill) Hedden; and several nieces, nephews and other extended family members.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home in Benton, with the Rev. Cecil Williams officiating.

Interment will follow in Hedden Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. today, Feb. 8, 2018, at Higgins Funeral Home.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Presswood family guest book at

Higgins Funeral Home of Benton, is in charge of the arrangements.


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