Hollis R. Wilson, 78, of Perkinston, went home to be with his Lord on October 28, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. He went to sea for 45 years-24 years with Crowley Maritime Corp. as Master of World Class Ocean Tug. He was a Seaman Captain for 45 years. Mr. Wilson was also in J. L. Power Masonic Lodge #416, Scottish Rites and Joppa Shrine. He was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Wilson; grandson, Christopher Ray and brother, Lester Wilson.
He is survived by his loving companion, Betty Collins of Perkinston; his daughters, Debra Carter (Mike) of Perkinston and Glynis Williams (Adam) of Gulfport; five grandchildren, Michael Carter Jr., Jamey Carter, Amanda Hardwick, Katie Mabb and Amelia Williams; 4 great grandchildren, Trenton, Makenna, Trinity and Jacob and one sister, Linnie Mae Whatley of Silverhill, Alabama.
Funeral services were held Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Moore Funeral Service in Wiggins