James Holt Jr.

James W. Holt Jr.

Sunday, May 10th, 1942 - Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
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James W. Holt Jr., age 77 of Morrison, Tennessee passed from this life on Thursday, January 2, 2020, at his home.

James was born Sunday, May 10, 1942 in McMinnville, Tennessee, he was the son of the late James Holt and the late Margie Gann Holt.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Smartt.

James is survived by his:
wife - Lynnora "Kay" Hickenbottom Holt
daughter - Jamie I. Holt
former wife - Ruby Holt
brother - Cecil Holt and wife Shirley
3 sisters - Hazel Green and husband Charlie
Irene Harrell and husband Norman
Nancy Potter and husband Billy
special children - Mealonie, Huston, Melissa, Stevie, Jr.
Aunt Minnie
special cousins - Martin and Larry Holt
many friends and other family members also survive.

In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his infant brother Billy Ray Holt

A Funeral service will be at 2:00 PM on Saturday at Smartt Baptist Church with Johnny Newby officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Viola, TN.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 4, 2020, at Smartt Baptist Church, Smartt, Tennessee.

Special thanks to Avalon Hospice, Thank You for the Love and care shown by his nurse Chelsea.

To the Children who called him Pa, To his precious one's who loved him Lady, Butch, Little Bit, and Blondie.

Pall Bearers Joe Womack, Jimmy Trapp, Corey Reelford, Larry Ashford, Joey Lowry, Stephen Orrick, Jr Orrick "Bobby", Cody Allan Smith.

To each man who carried him he cared deeply for each one of you.

Honary Pall Bearers - The men and women of the Smartt Baptist Church who loved James so and he in turn loved them.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, January 4th, 2020 | 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Saturday, January 4th, 2020 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Smartt Baptist Church
    Smartt, TN 37378
  • Service

    Saturday, January 4th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Saturday, January 4th, 2020 2:00pm
    Smartt Baptist Church
    Smartt, TN 37378
    Johnny Newby
  • Interment

    Mt. Zion Cemetery
    Viola, TN 37394


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Di Mcgee

Posted at 10:22pm
One of the nicest person to have worked with..& he loved his family ..he will be missed. This is so sad..

Don and Minnie Giddens

Posted at 05:57pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Katrina Banaski

Posted at 05:49pm
Uncle James will remain in my heart forever. PEACE PRAYERS AND BLESSINGS
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