Graveside services for Hazel Holt, 98, of Branson will be Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. in Painter Cemetery, Shell Knob. Services are under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson.
Hazel was born on October 5, 1920 in Sand Gap, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Mike & Ninnie (Morris) Simpson. She grew up in Kentucky and graduated from Holmes High School in Covington, KY. She and her husband Jay “Jack” Holt moved to Shell Knob in 1968. Hazel worked for their realty company in Shell Knob as the office manager. After Jack’s passing, she moved to Branson to be nearer to family. Hazel enjoyed sewing, reading and gardening. She was an adored wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother and will be greatly missed.
Hazel entered into rest on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 in Branson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Jack Holt, brother Paul Simpson and sister Ruth Simpson.
Hazel is survived by her children, Gilda Colvert of Branson and Michael Holt and wife Karen of Eureka Springs, AR; three grandchildren, Tommi, Jeff and Karen; three great grandchildren, Stephanie, Matthew and Katie; and three great-great grandchildren, Peter, Bene and Rosie.