Hollis Harl Hull, 80, of Brighton passed away Monday, April 29, 2019, in his home. Hollis was born Sept. 30, 1938, to Fred and Lucille (Connor) Hull of Bruner.
Hollis attended Sparta High School, where he played basketball and graduated in 1956.
On April 6, 1961, he married Luella. He retired after 27 years from Associated Wholesale Grocers.
Hollis had many pastimes. He enjoyed horses, coon hunting, trading of any sort, watching basketball and bird watching these past few years. He will always be remembered by family and friends for his sense of humor (he loved to tease), his ornery grin and his passion for all types of animals.
He also enjoyed sitting and listening to Tradio. Hollis is survived by his wife, Luella Hull; his son, Tim Hull and daughter-in-law, Cyndi Marvin Hull of Brighton; and his daughter, Cyndi Edwards, of Flemington. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Zane, Rachele, Kylee and Dani Rae; two great-grandchildren, Jaden and Jacob; his sister, Viola; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Sharon. Memorial visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Greenlawn Funeral Home North, Springfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Citizens Memorial Hospice, Bolivar.