CEMETERY-MAURY COUNTY, MT PLEASANT TENNESSEE
Holt, Sallie N., 17 Aug 1885 - 16 May 1960 (Daughter of Willoughby H. and Laura Cook Nelson; wife of Rev. Albert Holt Sr., a minister.)
Rites Conducted in Mt. Pleasant
For Mrs. Holt
Mrs. Sally Nelson Holt, 84, died Saturday at 4:45 p. m. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. E. L. Hinson of the Enterprise community. Funeral services were conducted at 2:30 p. m. today at the Williams Mt. Pleasant Funeral Home by Glenn Grigsby. Burial was in the Arlington Cemetery. Daughter of the late Willoughby H. and Laura Cook Nelson, she was a native of Maury County. Her husband, the late Rev. Albert Holt Sr., was a minister in the Baptist Church. Survivors include six sons, R. N. Holt of Baton Rouge, La., J. N. Holt, Oak Ridge, Albert Holt Jr., Nashville, M. M. Holt, Mobile, Ala., F. H. Holt, Birmingham, and Ralph Holt of Bromall, Pa.; four daughters, Mrs. W. L. Meyers, Birmingham, Mrs. C. B. Laws, Lawndale, Calif., Mrs. H. T. Dodson of Cerro Cordo, Tenn., and Mrs. Hinson, 15 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth English, Mt. Pleasant, Mrs. J. C. Murphy of Nashville, and Mrs. Frank Moorman, Lakeland, Fla. Active pallbearers were Robert Stewart, James Green, Myron Thomas, Howard Jones, Harry Hinson, and Elbert Sutton. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. C. D. Walton, Dr. G. C. English, Dr. Robert C. Wilhite, John Renfro, Wilson Hinson, Flern Spencer, H. S. Maxwell, E. J. Murphy, Houston Carpenter, J. L. Held Sr., E. J. Held, and John Sands.
The Columbia Daily Herald, Monday, April 18, 1960, page 1. submitted by Judy B. Forgos, 8/14/2009.
Holt, Rev. Albert A., 10 Jul 1869 - 14 Mar 1949 (husband of Sally Nelson Holt; son of the late Jeremiah F. and Mary E. Laird Holt.)
Rev. Albert Holt, Maury Minister, Dies at Home
Rev. Albert Holt, 78, minister in Maury County Cumberland Presbyterian churches for 53 years, died at 6:30 p. m. Monday at his home at Screamer following a long illness. A son of the late Jeremiah F. and Mary E. Laird Holt, Mr. Holt was a native Maury Countian residing during his entire life at the home where he was born. He was also a retired farmer. The body will be at the home until 9 o'clock Wednesday morning when it will be brought to the Williams Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant where services will be conducted at 11 a. m. by Rev. John Sands. Burial will be in Arlington Cemetery in Mt. Pleasant. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Sally Nelson Holt; four daughters, Mrs. William E. Myer of Birmingham, Mrs. Charles B. Laws of Los Angeles, Calif., Mrs. E. L. Henson of Maury County and Mrs. Herman Dodson of Columbia; six sons, Raymond N. Holt of Baton Rouge, La.; Jack N. Holt of Vicksburg, Miss., Frank H. Holt of Birmingham, Albert Holt, Jr., of Nashville, Ralph C. Holt of Burnside, Ky., and Maury M. Holt of Staunton, Va.; and 14 grandchildren. Active pallbearers will be Myron Thomas, Toby Green, Halan Spencer, Clyde Morrow, Ed Murphy and Mack Benderman. Honorary pallbearers will be Houston Carpenter, John Sands, Bill Pinkerton, Lester Hickman, Dr. W. H. Kittrell, J. F. Spencer, Jim Morrow, Charles Green, John Sneed, Joe Green, Shirley Carpenter, Buford Baker, Carl Benderman, J. W. Henson, J. B. Pitts and Ernest Irwin, Sr.
The Columbia Daily Herald, Tuesday, March 15, 1949, pages 1& 8. submitted by Judy B. Forgos 8/14/2009.