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Wayne Evans Holt

February 1, 1946 — June 30, 2019

Wayne Evans Holt

Wayne Evans Holt of Halifax, VA passed away June 30, 2019.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on February 1, 1946 and was 73 years of age. He was the son of the late Harry Thomas Holt and the late Lilly Belle Walker Holt. He was married Katherine Robertson Holt who survives.


He was a member of Winns Creek Baptist Church where he served as Deacon.  


Wayne Holt is survived by:

His Wife

Katherine Holt

His Children

Thomas Smith of Nathalie

Kenneth Wayne Smith and wife Teresa of Scottsburg

Tracey Clay Garland and husband James of Scottsburg

Nine Grandchildren

Six Great Grandchildren

Two Sisters

Carolyn Irby of Windfall, VA

Evelyn Rowland of Nathalie

Host of Nieces and Nephews

Close Friends

Harold Young, Doug Francis, J.W. Sanders, Mike Johnson, Ricky Elliott and Leo Heile

Beloved companion, Reba


***Preceded in death by***


Dorothy H. Waller

Nell Holt Stevens

Freddie E. Holt

Lacy Thomas Holt


A memorial service will be held Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Winns Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Jim Kopco and Rev. Elwood Seamster officiating.


The family will receive friends Tuesday, one hour prior to the service at Winns Creek Baptist Church.


For memorials please consider Sentara Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

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