Sylvia “Kathy” Joy Holt July 23, 1941 – November 19, 2016

Kathy Holt, 75, of Whitehall, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Saturday surrounded by her family. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in The Grove with burial following at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. Kathy was born on July 23, 1941, in The Grove, Texas, to the late Walter and Freida Richter Sohns. She graduated from Flat High School in 1959. Kathy married Raymond Holt on November 28, 1959, in The Grove. They were married for almost 50 years before he passed in 2009. Kathy worked for JC Penny’s for over 30 years in Temple. She was happiest when her home was filled with family. She will be remembered for her quick wit, her wonderful meals, her love of travel with her girls and her love of shopping. Kathy was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, five brothers and one sister. Kathy is survived by her daughters, Patricia Freytag and husband, Gary, Debbie Brown and husband, Ron Morgan, Diana Key and husband, Jimmy, and Rhonda Honeycutt and husband, Mark; brothers, Walter Sohns and Jerry Sohns; sisters, Ruth Nowlin and Rosie Galli; grandchildren, Cody Brown, Amanda Stone, Jimmy Key Jr., Sagan Groves, Hayden Holt Honeycutt, Scotty White, Kayla Miller and Kyla Morgan; great-grandchildren, Ralie Key, Brody Brown, Sophie Stone, Charles Joseph Stone, Harper Groves and Kinsley Tepe; her close friend and family member, Betty Sohns; and her beloved dog, Macy. Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, 220 The Grove Rd., Gatesville, TX 76528.

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