Edward Russell Rivers

July 8, 1961March 2, 2018

Edward Russell Rivers, age 56 passed away on Friday March 2, 2018. Edward was born July 8, 1961 in Houston, Texas to Geraldine Champion and Edward Emanuel Rivers. Edward is survived by; daughter Amber Rivers; and son Aaron Rivers; mother Geraldine Champion; sister Cyntia Rivers and sister Shelley Acree and her husband Mark. Edward was preceded in death by; father Edward Emanuel Rivers. A visitation for Edward will be held Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Heights Funeral Home, 1317 Heights Blvd, Houston, Texas 77008. A funeral service will occur Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Heights Funeral Home, burial to follow will at Woodlawn Cemetery, 1101 Antoine, Houston, Texas 77055.

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  • Geraldine Champion, Mother
  • Amber Rivers, Daughter
  • Aaron Rivers, Son
  • Cyntia Rivers, Sister
  • Shelley Acree and her husband Mark, Sister
  • Edward Emanuel Rivers Jr., Father
  • Grandchildren: Aiden and Logan


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 7, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 8, 2018
  • Bruial Thursday, March 8, 2018

Edward Russell Rivers

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Pat Cooper

March 4, 2018

Gerry, Aaron, Cindy, Shelly & Family,
May it comfort you to know in your time of sorrow and to remember how much your loving care to Rusty has meant over the past 19 years. You and your family showed Rusty your love and your kindness to him, making him as comfortable as possible and showing your love daily. May it comfort you to know how much your loved one meant to so many for being a kind and caring person and a friend to many.
With Deepest Sympathy,
Pat Cooper