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James Earl “Cuz” Holt

James Earl “Cuz” Holt, 68, of Russell Springs, Kentucky passed away  Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, Ky.

He was a farmer and member of Coffey’s Friendship Separate Baptist Church.

He was born on Tuesday, November 22, 1949, in Russell County to the late Lyda Gaye Pierce Holt and the late Omra Holt.

He is survived by three sisters, Rebecca (Glen) Garner, and Reba Smith both of Jamestown, and Eulene Ellis of Anderson, Ind.

 James is also survived by a host of nieces, and nephews and many friends and relatives.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Irene Holt Selby and a brother, William Carl Holt.

Pallbearers were Junior Smith, Jason Smith, Chris Coffey, Limmy McGowan, Troy Stapp, Trevor Stapp, and Daniel Popplewell.

Visitation was held Saturday, July 14, 2018, from 5:00 PM till 9:00 PM at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, in Russell Springs, Ky.

Funeral services were held Sunday, July 15, 2018, at 2:00 PM  at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Coffey and Bro. Avery Russell officiating.

Interment followed in the Blakey Cemetery, Highway 619, Russell Springs, Ky.