Eddie Lloyd Holt died Tuesday, September 28 at his home in Abilene, Texas. He was 82 years old. He is survived by his wife of 63 years Ann, his children Doug, Brenda, and Cheryl, and his grandchildren Jerry, Krystalyn, Amy, Miriam, Erin, Kinsey, Tyler, and Ryan.
Eddie was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ, and he served as an elder of the Church of Christ South congregation in Corpus Christi during the 1980s.
Eddie grew up in El Paso, Texas, graduated from Texas Tech University, and had a successful career as a mechanical engineer. He retired from the Huntsman Corporation in Odessa, Texas.
Eddies hobbies including working on automobiles, woodworking, and a variety of do-it-yourself home projects.
Eddie's family would like to thank Touching Hearts at Home for the care they provided over the past few months, especially Tim, April, and Dawn. Also, the family wishes to express its appreciation to Kim from Hendrick Hospice.
The Holt family asks that memorials be made to the Ben Richey Boys Ranch, 501 Ben Richey Dr, Abilene TX 79602.
The family first began in the funeral business in 1933. The Hamil's legacy, beginning with the Elliott's to John and Jo Ann Hamil and now continuing with Robert and Karla Hamil, is to serve families in their time of need.