Graveside services for Dennis M. Whittington, 81, of Perkinston will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 1 p.m.  at Pine Bluff Cemetery.

      Born in Ramsey Springs on Aug. 6, 1938, he was a longtime resident of George County. He was a member and deacon at Pine Bluff Missionary Baptist Church and served in the National Guard.

     He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Freda Lott Whittington; sons Russell Whittington, Farrell (Jessie) Whittington and Darrell (Cindy) Whittington, all of Perkinston; sister Mertis Beech of Semmes, Ala.; grandchildren Ashlyn, Katie, Dana, Natalie, Dwayne and Rachael and a host of nieces and nephews.

     Moore Funeral Home in Wiggins is in charge of arrangements.

      Visitation will be held at Moore Funeral Home from 4 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, June 24.