Henry Rutland "Rut" Hyams, Jr.
Sieper - Services for Henry R. Hyams, Jr. were held at 12:00 p.m., on Saturday, March 27, 2021, at Sieper Community Church, under the direction of Hixson Brothers Alexandria.
Henry Rutland Hyams, Jr., 87, of Sieper, passed away on March 24, 2021, in Rapides Regional Medical Center, Alexandria, LA.
Rut, as he was known to all, was known for his great music at various establishments in the Alexandria and Shreveport area in his early years. For the past 18 years, he was a member and board member of Sieper Community Church where he played the keyboard. He was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. He served his country during the Korean Conflict in the United States Army.
Henry is survived by his second wife, Gloria Hyams; son, Rutland Hyams; daughter, Becky Hyams Melder (Joseph); grandchildren, Kelly Melder, Matthew Melder (Mariah) and great grandchild, Emilia Melder; step-daughter, Rhonda Smith; step-sons, Louis Robinson, Clifton Robinson and James Robinson.
Henry is preceded in death by his first wife and the mother of his children, Alice White Hyams; his parents, Henry, Sr. and Lillian Hyams and step-son, Edwin John Robinson.
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