We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Boise City
James Holt, 79-year-old Boise City, Oklahoma resident passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022, at Cimarron Memorial Hospital in Boise City.
James Holt was born October 31, 1942, in Haskell, Oklahoma to William Leonard and Thelma “Emma” Arzella (Morgan) Holt. He was the youngest of fourteen children born to this marriage.
James moved to Boise City about four years ago.
He graduated High School in 1963. After high school he enlisted in the United States Army and proudly served his country until he was honorably discharged in October 1972 as part of the Specialist Five Ordnance Corps.
He was united in marriage to Frankie Holt on July 29, 1991.
He had many hobbies but enjoyed spending time with his family is what brought him the greatest joy.
Preceding him in death are his mother and father Emma and Leonard Holt, nine brothers and sisters: Emma Holt, Allen Holt, Ford Holt, Ishmael “Ish” Holt, Faye Holt Shinny, Maudie” Alice” Holt Dobbins, Frank Holt and Nola” Evon” Holt, Caroline, Anne and Marie James was also preceded in death by one son: Russell Holt.
Left to carry on his legacy are his children: Elizabeth Holt Schlegel and husband Ed of Challenge, California, Caress Holt Toon and husband Kyle of Boise City, Oklahoma, John Holt of Oroville, California, Wanda and husband Don, James and wife Beverly and Jessee, twelve grandchildren: Brandi, Joshua, Justin, Jessica, Shelby, Kaitlyn, Isaac, Rhyatt, Khristyn, Trevor, Haeden and Elisha, five great-grandchildren: Phoebe, Daniel, Ollie, Adriel and Krysten. James is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins along with a host of friends.
Celebration of Life Services will be held 2:00 P.M Monday, January 10, 2022, at The First Baptist Church in Boise City with Pastor Trevor Bulls officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made in James memory to the Cimarron Memorial Hospital of Boise City,100 South Ellis Street, Boise City, Oklahoma 73933 or to the First Baptist Church of Boise City, 103 North Cimarron Avenue, Boise City, Oklahoma 73933. Contributions may also be accepted by Henson-Novak Funeral Directors, P.O. Box 1306 Guymon, Oklahoma 73942
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