Esther Hill Holt was born in Wayne County on June 12, 1947, the daughter of the late James Oliven and Lizzie Elisa Brown Hill.
On April 19, 1965, she was united in marriage to Charles Eugene Holt, who preceded his wife in death on Aug. 25, 1971.
Mrs. Holt was a member of South Shiloh Full Gospel Church.
She departed this life on Sunday, Oct. 23, in Corinth, Mississippi at the age of 69 years, 4 months and 11 days.
Mrs. Holt is survived by her children, Stanley Holt, Tommy Holt, Harry “Bo” Holt, Phadera Scott and Sharon Holt; grandchildren, Caden, Seth and Anna Holt, Zach, Payton and Crystan Holt, Cody Faulkner, Wyatt Holt, Jonna Holt, Josh and Lindsey Scott and Haley and Tyler Rainey; great-grandchildren, Chance Steakley, Trenton Steakley and Kumare’e Miller; siblings, Martha and Larry McCasland, Ruby and Jackie Gammill, Joanne and Gary Hunt, Polly and Buddy Koch, Freeman Franks, Jessie and Emagene Franks and Betty Davison; and a special friend, Bobby Arnold.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by one grandchild, Chandler Holt; four brothers, Lester Hill, Robert Hill, James Hill and O.V. Hill; and two sisters, Annie Faye Hill and Annie May Hill.
A graveside service was held on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at Savannah Cemetery in Savannah with James Newcomb officiating.