Mr. Paul Holt, 90, of Linden, passed away Wednesday May 18, 2022 at Three Rivers Hospital in Waverly. He was born in Linden to the late Johnie Holt and Thelma Mercer Holt. Mr. Paul was a United States Army Veteran and a member of the Linden New Life Christian Church. He was a logger and a sawmill operator for most of his life. He loved all sports and was a devoted Perry County Viking and Vanderbilt fan no matter if they were winning or losing. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his wife Evelyn Graham Holt, a son-in-law Edwin Marlin and brothers Walton, Chuck and Jim Holt.
Survivors include his children Debbie Marlin of New Johnsonville, Dr. Timothy Holt of Montgomery, AL and Ron Holt of Linden, grandchildren Justin (Monica) Marlin, David Marlin, Josh (Alaina) Holt, Shane Holt, T.W. (Stacey) Holt, Rylee Holt and Will Holt, 10 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren, a sister Velma Ledbetter of White Bluff and a host of other loving family members and many, many friends.
In lieu of flowers, Mr. Paul wanted donations to go Journey Into Hope, the charity that Richard Taylor works with. The address is New Life Christian Church, Dominican Mission Fund, P.O. Box 89, Linden, Tn. 37096 or call 931-589-2838 for more information.