Nelson T. Chisholm, 92, of Hattiesburg, died November 13, 2012 at his home. Visitation will be Friday, November 16, 2012 at Moore Funeral Chapel in Hattiesburg from 9:30 until 11:30 a.m. with services immediately following. Burial will be in Providence Cemetery.
Mr. Chisholm was a member of Main Street Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and retired from Freeport-McMoran , Inc after 31 years as Senior Geologist.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Chisholm of Hattiesburg; a son, Duane Chisholm (Artie) of Huntsville, Texas; a daughter, Sandra Rex (Malcolm) of Spanish Fort, Alabama; two grandchildren, David Scott Pratt, Jr. (Leah) of Lafayette, Louisiana and Hunter T. Pratt of Baton Rouge, Louisiana; one great-grandson, Jackson Pratt of Lafayette, Louisiana; and a number of nieces and nephews.