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In Memory of

Douglas Holt

July 2, 1929 - January 6, 2018

Obituary


Douglas Holt, age 88, of South Knoxville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 06, 2018. He has resided in Crossville, Tennessee for the last eight years. Doug was a Chief Petty Officer US Navy during World War II, 3rd degree Mason with the South Knoxville Masonic Lodge #769 F&AM and was a deacon and member of the Arrowhead Methodist Church for an extended period of time. He retired from and was a loyal employee at the Knoxville News Sentinel for over 34 years. Doug is survived by his loving wife, of 70 years, Deloris McNabb...

Douglas Holt, age 88, of South Knoxville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 06, 2018. He has resided in Crossville, Tennessee for the last eight years. Doug was a Chief Petty Officer US Navy during World War II, 3rd degree Mason with the South Knoxville Masonic Lodge #769 F&AM and was a deacon and member of the Arrowhead Methodist Church for an extended period of time. He retired from and was a loyal employee at the Knoxville News Sentinel for over 34 years. Doug is survived by his loving wife, of 70 years, Deloris McNabb Holt, age 92; children, Claudia (Bruce) Jones, Cynthia Holt (Robert Scaffe), Carla (John) Bistrick, Douglas (Sheila) Holt; grandchildren, Keiresten (Catilyn) Jonesler, Kevin (Debbie) Jones, Sharah (Eric) Tew, Burt (Lucia) Scaffe, Courtney Holt, Tiffany (Josh) Kittrell and 8 wonderful great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 12:00pm until 2:00pm at Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Highway, with a short funeral service to follow at 2:00pm. Family and friends will proceed in procession to Lynnhurst Cemetery for an interment service. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com.