A private family graveside service will be held at a later date for Hollis Dewayne Howell, 62, of Meridian.
He was born May 15, 1957 in Mobile, Ala., and is the son of Mary Joe (Eiland) Howell and the late Rev. Hollis J. Howell.
He was a member of Coker’s Chapel United Methodist Church and was employed by Securitas as a security guard. He died April 25, 2020 in Meridian.
He is survived by a son Jason (Kathy) Howell; his mother Mary Joe (Eiland) Howell; sisters Sheila (Scott) McFarland and Vickie (Joe) Owen; granddaughters Madisyn (Josh) Pittman and Riley Grace Howell and nieces, nephews and other family members.
He was preceded in death by his father, Rev. Hollis J. Howell.
The family graveside service will be held at Refuge Methodist Church Cemetery on Refuge-Basin Road in Lucedale with Rev. Dennis Lewellyn officiating.
Sigler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.