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Mary Stella Holt, 93, Russell Springs, KY (1926-2020)

Mary Stella Holt of Russell Springs passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at her home. She was 93 years old.

The funeral service for Mary Stella Holt will be held at NoonCT on Saturday, March 7, 2020, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Tony Wright officiating. Interment will follow in the Ridgecrest Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 9amCT on Saturday until the funeral time at NoonCT.

She was born October 10, 1926 in Russell County to the late Vernon & Anna Mann Dalton.

Mary was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James Carson Holt; 1 sister, Doris Antle; 1 brother, Gene Dalton; 2 granddaughters, Sonya Holt, Mary Jo Holt.

Survivors include:
  • Two sons: Gerald (Jean) Holt, Munfordville, KY, Lane Holt, Russell Springs
  • Two grandchildren: Rhonda (Scott) Redmon, Russell Springs, Rachelle Wright, Munfordville, Ky
  • Five great grandchildren: Ethan Hale, Austin Hale, Jamilyn Wood, Dara Wright, Wayne Wright
  • A brother: Glen (Diana) Dalton, Rineyville, Ky
Pallbearers: Neal Dalton, Jeff Dalton, David Denton, Ethan Hale, Austin Hale, Wayne Wright

The family requests memorials to Oneida Baptist Institute, P.O Box 16, Oneida, Ky 40672 or St. Jude Children's Research.

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Mary Stella Holt, 93, Russell Springs, KY (1926-2020)

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