Roy Albert Hickman

November 9, 1937 - December 15, 2019

Roy Albert Hickman, 82, of Nederland, died Sunday, December 15, 2019. He was born November 9, 1937, in DeRidder, Louisiana, to Dorothy Lee Miers Hickman and Roy Nathan Hickman.

Roy was a United States Airforce veteran who served four years before being honorably discharged. He was raised in DeRidder, Louisiana in the Graybow. After being laid-off from Goodrich Gulf he worked as a plumber with his father-in-law, Julius Morriss, in the greater Houston area. He later hired in at Sinclair-Copper and retired after thirty plus years of service as an operator and shift supervisor with Equistar. Roy enjoyed the outdoors. He liked to play golf and he cherished his friends. Most of all, he loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.

Survivors include his son, Dwayne Albert Hickman and his wife, Julie, of Groves; stepdaughter, Dorraine Smith, of Grapevine; grandchildren, Brayden Kail Hickman; Ashley Hinkle; and Harley Smith; great-grandson, Urijah; sister, Delores Vaughn, of Aledo; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Dorothy and Roy Hickman; and wife, Corrine Hickman.

A gathering of Mr. Hickman’s family and friends will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 19, 2019, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland.

Memorial contributions may be made the your local VFW.


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Memory Gardens of Jefferson County

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  • 3098 us 69 nederland texas 77627

Funeral Service

Funeral Service
  • 505 n 12th street nederland tx 77627
  • 12/19/2019
  • 2:00 pm

  • 505 n 12th street nederland tx 77627
  • 12/18/2019
  • 10:56 pm

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Will and JoAnn Hagood

We will miss you Roy. We shared many memories together and had a great time together when we were young. Dewayne and family I know you will¹ miss him and also Dewayne he would be proud of you taking care of him. We all know the sacrifices you made and how much you loved your dad. Always remember that you did all you could do for him. We love you and your family

Hair Dimensions “workwives”

Dwayne, Julie and Brayden we are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Sondra Monday

So sad to loose another cousin. Roy will be missed so much. Prayers for all his family, and all of us his cousins.

Billie Sanders

So sorry for your families loss

Billie Sanders

My sincere condolences to the family

Richard Hernandez

Worked with Roy for over 30 years. One of the nicest kindest gentleman I have ever known. Rest In Peace Mr. Hickman. Prayers for his family.

Garland & Lois McCullen

We meet Roy & Corrine in Yellowstone Park. We were camped site by side we became great friends and enjoyed our times we were able to get back together. Our love for the family the McCullen from Norrh Carolina

Missy Lowe

Mr Roy ... i will mis you and you will for ever be in my heart i am so blessed to have got to spend the last 9 months being your beat friend . I love you so you was my guy and you knew it . Rip buddy !

Christine New

My Condolences! Peace and comfort to all.