Riley James Hickman

Riley James Hickman

Riley James Hickman

Funeral services for Mr. Riley James “Rilo” Hickman, 66, will be held on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at 1 p.m. in  Miguez Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Mitchell Gotte officiating.

Burial will be in  Ardoin Cove Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home of Jennings.

Visitation for will begin Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. It will continue on Friday from 8 a.m. until the time of services.

Mr. Hickman died today, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at 3:45 a.m. at his residence.

He was a native and lifelong resident of Jennings and was employed as an oilfield truck driver. He loved to work, repair appliances, and loved spending time with family and grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah Hickman of Jennings; three daughters, Belinda (Sam Myers) Hickman, Daniela (Patrick) Richard, both of Jennings, and Samantha (Brett) Benoit of Crowley; four sisters, Martha Guillotte, Vergie (August) Lege  and Aledia LaCombe, all of Jennings, and Maydel (Darrell) Egbert of Tolendo Bend; a brother, Sam (Vicky) Hickman of Welsh; his grandchildren, Terry James Hickman, Noah James Richard and Colton Joseph James Benoit; an aunt, Thelma Belle LeJeune; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Hickman was preceded in death by his parents, Cy’Prien and Gila Marie Benoit Hickman; a sister, Melta Istre; and a brother, Nelson Istre.

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