Dwight Lynn Perrin
Graveside Services will be held at 3:00 PM Monday, February 22, 2021 at Highland Cemetery for Mr. Dwight Lynn Perrin, 67, of Hattiesburg, MS.
He passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
Visitation will begin at 1:30 PM at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.
Dwight was born September 17, 1953 in Birmingham, AL to Johnny Rill Perrin and Peggy Burns Perrin. He worked for BancorpSouth and retired as Vice President in lending after twenty four years.
Dwight was an ardent fan of both college and professional sports. He was a Mississippi State Bulldog through and through. He enjoyed watching the Atlanta Braves play ball; inheriting his love of the Braves from his father. He spent years loyally suffering through New Orleans Saints Football and was finally rewarded when they won the Super Bowl in 2010.
One of Dwight's favorite vacation destinations was Cancun, Mexico. He and Phyllis made many trips to a small resort there. The staff would greet them upon arrival-"Welcome Home."
Dwight is survived by his wife of 34 years, Phyllis Magee Perrin of Hattiesburg, MS; his son, Dustin Lynn Perrin (Melanie); three grandchildren, Campbell, Lucy , and Drew all of Jacksonville, FL; his mother, Peggy Burns Perrin of Meridian, MS, and his sister, Annette Clark of Trinity, AL.
He was preceded in death by his father, Johnny Perrin.