Hollis Washington, 73, a native and longtime resident of Daphne, died Tuesday, May 29 at a local hospital.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, an accomplished chef and an avid fisherman. He was a member of the Mt. Aid Missionary Baptist Church, Daphne.

Survivors include children, Pamela Bradley, Susan Barron, Douglas (Louise) Sledge, Creston (Kim) Washington, Avery Washington, Hollis Washington Jr., Hollis (Antoinette) Barron; adopted daughter, Angela (Chris) Thompson; sister, Barbara (T.J.) Lee; two brothers, Leonard (Jacqueline) Washington and Vernice (Anita) Washington; 21 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, a host of devoted nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held beginning at 10 a.m., followed by funeral services at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 2 at Mt. Aid Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. George Collins officiating. Interment will followe at the church cemetery.

Arrangements are by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., Daphne.