Memorial contributions may be made to the Donor's Choice in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Perry Hollis passed away on August 6, 2014 at the age of 76. He is survived by his son, Dale Hollis of Troy, MO; two sisters: Della Mae Verdict of Independence, MO and Mary Marie (Winfred) Clark of Independence, MO; niece, Sherry (Joe) York of Troy, MO; two great-nephews: Joseph and Jacob York; two grandchildren: Tory (Ryan) Rentfro and Rachel (Don) Tran; three great-grandchildren: Lydia and Will Rentfro and Vera Tran. He is preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Juanita Hollis nee Murphy; parents: Riley Claude Hollis and Lenora Alberta Hollis nee Bennett; brothers: James, Dorris and Joseph Hollis and sister, Leta Parrott. Mr. Hollis enjoyed hunting, fishing and horses. He was a proud Veteran of the United States Navy. Perry taught welding at St. Petersburg Vocational Technical Institute in Florida. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.