Mar. 12, 1968 Colorado City Mitchell County Texas, USA
THE ABILENE REPORTER NEWS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 1968
COLORADO CITY ~~ John B. Holt, 91, of Colorado City died Tuesday at Root Memorial hospital after a long illness.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the 22nd. and Austin St. Church of Christ with Leslie Mickey, pastor officiating. Burial will be in the Colorado City Cemetery under the direction of Kiker and Son Funeral Home.
Mr. Holt was born June 15, 1874, in Corinth, Arkansas and came to Colorado City in 1907. He married Della Nail in Corinth. He was a member of the 22nd. and Austin St. Church of Christ.
He is survived by two sons, Edgar Holt of Wichita, Kansas and J. B. Holt, Jr. of Olney; one brother, J. A. Holt of Odessa; one sister, Mrs. Maude Watson of Texarkana; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.