Dock Hill

Services for Dock Hill, 67, of Mangham, were held Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at Bethlehem Baptist Church near Mangham, LA, with Rev. Keith Stephens and Rev. John Cleveland officiating.

Internment followed in Prewitt Cemetery, under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home Rayville.

Dock, a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and a retired fish farmer, passed away Friday, April 25, 2009, after a lengthy illness with lung cancer, at his residence surrounded by his family and friends. He was preceded in death by parents G. C. and Mamie Hill, sisters Annie Bell Jones, Mozelle Bengtson, Maxine Wiggins, Lona McDonald, and brothers, G.C. Hill, Jr., and James Hill, and a granddaughter, Hillary Noble Thomas.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Trudy Boughton Hill of Mangham, LA, daughters, Leah Erikson and her husband George, Jr. of New York, NY, and Marty Thomas and her husband Jeff of Monroe, LA, grandchildren Ella and George Erikson III, of New York, NY, Francie, Jacob, Katie, and Jonah Thomas all of Monroe, LA, sisters, Geraldine Hill of Archibald, LA, Bernice Boydstun of Natchitoches, LA brothers, Eugene Hill of Archibald, LA , Billy Hill of Mangham, LA, Tom Hill and Grant Hill both of Archibald, LA, numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Pallbearers were his nephews, Buddy Hill, Brian Hill, Sidney Ray Hill, Roy Wiggins, Charles McDonald and Tom Hill Jr.

Honorary pallbearers were his remaining nephews.

Online registry and condolences are at

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