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Jeanette Holt

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

CHARLESTON -- Jeanette Scott Holt, 91, died July 1, 2012, at the Charleston Manor.

Born Dec. 16, 1920, in Russellville, Ark., to the late Bleve and Ruth Thelma Morphis Scott, she moved to Missouri in 1932 and lived in New Madrid and Mississippi counties until moving to Hartford, Mich., in 1946, then to Hayward, Calif., in 1949, where she lived until moving to Charleston in 1972. She was of the Protestant belief.

On March 20, 1938, she married Albert Zachary Holt, who preceded her in death in October 1982.

She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Ruth Ann Holt Forbey, three brothers, Bill Scott, Amos Scott and Troy Scott, and one sister, Carletta Dunham.

Surviving are: one son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Elaine Holt of Escalon, Calif.; one sister, Bobbye Chambers of Charleston; and five grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Thursday at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. The Rev. Jim Malugen, pastor of the First Christian Church in Charleston, will officiate.

Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: her grandsons, Larry Troy Holt, Richard Forbey, Ross Forbey; her nephews, Kevin Chambers and Clay Scott; and her great-nephew, Bleve Willoughby.

Online condolences may be shared at www.mcmiklefuneralhome.com.