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“Sorry to hear of the passing of Amel. My prayers go out to the family and love ones. The community has lost a good man. ”
1 of 25 | Posted by: RICKY BEEBE - ALEXANDRIA, LA

“So sorry for your loss. May God strength you and hold your family in his arms. ”
2 of 25 | Posted by: George Thompson - Boyce, LA

“Saddened by the passing of Mr. Amel, truly He was a God fearing man n was a Bright light to our Taylor Hill/Lena Communities n will be greatly...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Patricia Patterson- Fontenot - LA

“To the Hilger family y'all have my deepest condolences. ”
4 of 25 | Posted by: Bridget Goff - Lena, LA

“I'm sorry for your loss. I'll keep your family in my prayers. ”
5 of 25 | Posted by: Veronica Dupas - Lena, LA

“Sorry to hear of his passing, he was always kind to our family, Allen and Julie Johnson ”
6 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“I did t sign my earlier message, but I think Amel would laugh at that. He had such a humor. The Hilger were a dynasty in Rapides Parish, and were...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Jane Mcmanus - Renton, WA

“So sorry to hear of Amel's passing. I know you will all miss him terribly. We will keep you in our prayers in the difficult days ahead. ”
8 of 25 | Posted by: Donald & Jan Sharp - Palestine, TX

“A Friend that knew me before I knew him, from back in the 60's and again in 2004. He was a Friend, Humble Gentleman, that I am Blessed to say...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Wade Martin - Lena, LA

“Dad and I sat and talked about his relationship and love for Amel when we were in Colorado this past July. Amel was a special part of my Dads life...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Missy Button Carmack - SC

“I will never have my mammas chili without thinking of him and daddy sitting there sweating :)There are so many memories of him from my childhood to...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Tiffani Farmer - Warner robins, GA

“Jill, Anne and Amel L,So sorry and sending prayers- Susan Gremillion West & Lillie & Lucas West. ”
12 of 25 | Posted by: . . - Alexandria, LA

“Very sorry to hear the new about mr Amel Hilger. Well my prayers go out for all the Hilger family that Jesus will hold his hands on them and give...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: Billy Price - Elmer, LA

“I will always miss you Papa Sue! He was wonderful man. He was like the grandfather I never had, but to me he was the grandfather I always had. I...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Liz Harris - Broussard, LA

“Amel, such a loss. So respected by all who knew him. I will miss him, a good and faithful cousin, who helped me in the loss of my husband. Such a...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“So sry for your lost ”
16 of 25 | Posted by: Robert Johns - Pineville, LA

“Jill, so sorry for your loss. I know how much you adored your Dad and how much you will miss him. Sammie and I are praying for you and your family. ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: DeDe Kelley - Pineville, LA

“I am so glad Amel and I had a chance to talk again recently. I was a young girl the last time I saw Amel, and I will always remember his kind smile....Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Susan Hilger - St. Petersburg, FL

“He was a special person always ready with a smile. My prayers to his family. ”
19 of 25 | Posted by: Cindy Thompson - Paris, AR

“I know your hearts are broken but, we know you will all be together again one day. Amen was a special man and loved by many. You are all in my...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Connie Fraziar - Alexandria, LA

“I am sending my sincere condolences to my cousin Amel's family. He and I only saw each other once a year, and he was a teen when when my sister Susan...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Helene Hilger - Charlotte, NC

“My heart goes out to the Sandy, his children, grandchildren, great grands and the rest of the family and friends. Amel was the epitome of a GOOD man...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Georgene Rice - Lena, LA

“Dear Friends, I have no other words but to say I love y'all. My heart is sad, but I rejoice that heaven gained such a gift. He holds a special place...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Lisa Hinton - Lena, LA

“I am so sorry at the death of Amel. He was a good friend to the Albert family. Our Prayers are with you. Carolyn Albert Lincecum. ”
24 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“My friend is gone but not forgotten. Friends since early boyhood, we did many things together. I'll miss him forever!Murrell Nichols ”
25 of 25 | Posted by: A friend


Amel was born on December 8, 1937 and passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018.

Amel was a resident of Louisiana at the time of passing.

The family requests that visitation be observed at Hixson Brothers Alexandria on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 3:00 p.m. on that day. Burial will follow at Campbell Creek Cemetery in Sharp, LA.

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