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Cleo C. Holt

May 16, 1917 - November 9, 2016

Burial Date November 12, 2016

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Cleo Cumbie Holt, 99, of Brookneal passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Carroll Moore Holt.

Cleo was born in Lynchburg, May 16, 1917 daughter of the late Tucker Stephen Cumbie and Robbie Tuck Cumbie. She was a member of Brookneal Baptist Church and was co-owner of Holt’s Market for over 60 years.

She is survived by two sons, C. Steve Holt of Gladys, D. Chris Holt of Vancleave, Miss; one grandson, Stephen Marc Holt (Beth) of Appomattox; a daughter-in-law, Susie Carr Holt of Brookneal; a niece, Raye Clark Ferguson (Mark) of Asheville, N.C.; two special cousins, Betty Carol Colley of Brookneal, Richard Tuck of Carriere, Miss.; “special children”, Eva Jean and Tonchie Mason of Nathalie, Pat and Neddie Harwood, Kendra and Rocky Truzpek all of College Park, Md. She was preceded in death by a brother, Stephen Cumbie; two sisters, Grey Nowlin Cumbie, Bobbie Dean Cumbie Clark; two special friends, Mildred Floyd, Brenda Landsberger.

She had many special friends whom she loved dearly, including Bob and Bernice Jean and Carolyn Driskill.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Brookneal Baptist Church by the Rev. Matt Killmon with interment to follow in Wickliffe Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:30 p.m. Friday, November 11, 2016 at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal and at the residence of Susie C. Holt, Brookneal other times.