FULTON — Edward R. Holt, 81, of Fulton died Monday, March 11, 2013, at Haws Memorial Nursing & Rehabilitation Facility in Fulton.
Mr. Holt was a member of First United Methodist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran, owner of the former City Super Drug Store and a pharmacist. He was a member of South Fulton Lions Club and the American Legion. He served on the First United Methodist Church board of directors, was a former den leader for the Cub Scouts, and former president of the Banana Festival.
He is survived by four daughters, Ann Holt Newton of Bartlett, Tenn., Ellen Reid I’Anson of Friendswood, Texas, Denise Postell of Locust Grove, Ga., and Cathy Bennett of West Des Moines, Iowa; one son, C. Michael Coleman of Charlotte, N.C.; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Caroletta Samuels Holt; one daughter; and one son. His parents were Ernestine Reid and Simon R. Holt.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013, at Greenlea Cemetery in Fulton. Friends may call after 11 a.m. Friday at Hornbeak Funeral Chapel.