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Obituary for JoHanna Ruth Holt

JoHanna Ruth Holt, age 82 of Sparta, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, November 6, 2021, at Cumberland Medical Center.

She was born April 7, 1939 in Jamestown, New York. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Ruth Peterson Nelson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Dick Nelson and sister-in-law, Jo Ann Nelson.

Survivors include:

Husband- Tim Holt of Sparta, TN

Sons- Randy Sprague of Jamestown, NY and Daniel Holt (Sarah) of Wake Forest, NC

Daughter- Sandy Kent of Sparta, TN

Grandchildren- Natalie Holt and Corey Sprague

Step-Son- Troy Holt of Houston, TX

Step-Daughter- Tammy Holt of Dallas, TX

Sister-in-law- Sandy Russell

Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at Oak Lawn Memorial Cemetery with James Dukes officiating.

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