Louise B. Holt

Jan 09, 2013

Loving Mother

SPRING CREEK —  Louise Bertha Holt, 85, of Hot Springs, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at The Hermitage in Dillsboro.

A native of Madison County, she was the daughter of the late Riley and Bonnie Duckett West.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Reece Holt, who died in 2006 and four brothers.  She retired after 22 years service from Burlington Industries, where she worked as a spinner.  Louise enjoyed reading and gardening and was a member of Lusk Chapel Baptist Church.

She is survived by a son, Charles Holt, and his wife, Trellis, of Spring Creek; two brothers, Dave West, and his wife, Pat, of Hot Springs, and Frank West, of Detroit, Michigan; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Lusk Chapel Baptist Church with the Revs. Jimmy Moore,  Jeff Moore and  Jonathan Sluder officiating.  Burial will follow at the Flats of Spring Creek Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wells Funeral Home of Waynesville.

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