Mr. Kenneth Jerome “Jerry” Holt, 66, a resident of Collinsville, AL and a former resident of Chambers County, AL passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham, AL after a brief illness. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 12 Noon EST (11:00 AM CST) at the Pine Grove Church (US 29 in Lee County, AL) with Rev. Robert Rhodes & Rev. Mark McCarty officiating. A visitation will be held on Friday from 6:00 – 8:00 PM EST (5:00 – 7:00 PM CST) at the church.
Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Fay Holt; children, Cassie Holt (Steven) of Beulah, AL; Jamie McCarty (Justin) of Helena, AL; Scott Holt (Angela); grandchildren, Isaiah, Aaliyah & Ezra McCarty; siblings, Carol Smith (Kenneth) of Cusseta, AL; Barbara Caldwell (Fred) of Valley; Mickey Holt (Linda) of Beulah; brother-in-law, David Blanks; and a number of nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, George Forrest & Ruth Holt; siblings, Joyce Hadaway, George “Dennie” Holt and Mary Jane Blanks.
Mr. Holt was born in Beulah, AL and attended Beulah High School and Opelika Technical School. He was a loving husband, father, brother, and Papa. He loved to fish and to be with his family, especially his precious grandchildren whom he loved so much. He was a member of Pine Grove Church in Lee County. He was the original owner and operator of Holt Fire and Safety for a number of years. He retired as the manager of the Chamber County Lake this year and moved to his dream place in Collinsville, AL. He had served in the US Army and was a Vietnam Veteran.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Valley Haven School.
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Services Entrusted to Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley, AL