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James Allen Holt

February 7, 1955 — January 21, 2023

James Allen Holt

James Allen Holt passed away on January 21, 2023. He was born in Halifax County, VA on February 7, 1955, and was 67 years old. He was the son of Mary Ellen C. Holt and the late Herman S. Holt. He was a member of Hunting Creek Baptist church. Allen was an avid motorcycle rider and loved nothing more than taking his Harley Davidson out for a spin. Mr. Holt was also a passionate hunter who loved spending time in the great outdoors. He will also be remembered as a skilled mandolin player. James Allen Holt was a loving father and husband. James Allen Holt is survived by: His Wife Jennifer Clayton Holt of Scottsburg, VA His Mother Mary Ellen Conner Holt of Scottsburg, VA One Son Jason Allen Holt (Renee) of Semora, NC Step-Son Kevin D. Clayton (Amber) of Roxboro, NC One Sister Sharon H. Powell (Arnold) of Scottsburg Two Brothers Clyde S. Holt (Sharon) of South Boston, VA Chris Holt of Scottsburg, VA One Granddaughter Danielle Holt Two Grandsons Donovan Holt Nathan Gilliland One step granddaughter Mary Claire Clayton Step grandsons Maddox Clayton Kellar Clayton A Host A Nieces and Nephews ***Preceded in death by*** Three Brothers Carl D. Holt, Wayne S. Holt, & Dean M. Holt A graveside service will be held Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at 3:00 P.M. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery the Rev. Kevin Moen officiating. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Allen’s doctors, nurses, and other staff in the ICU at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital. Mr. Holt may be viewed at Powell Funeral home until 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, January 24, 2023. For memorials please consider the Turbeville Volunteer Fire Department, 1002 Melon Road, South Boston, VA 24592
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Graveside Service

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hunting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery

4055 Hunting Creek Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577

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