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OBITUARY: Louise Holt, 97, of Burnet dies Oct. 22, 2013

Louise Holt passed away Oct. 22, 2013, at Oaks Nursing Center in Burnet, Texas.

She was born in Dodson, Texas, on Sept. 15, 1916, to Thomas Arthur and Rosalie Jones and had one brother, Arthur Wayne Jones. She married J.C. Lewallen on Oct. 27, 1932, in Dodson and, later, Tony Holt of Lamesa.

She is survived and will be dearly missed by one daughter, Lanita (Lewallen) Pigg and husband Donald of Burnet; two granddaughters, Taresa Pigg of Marble Falls and Donnita Coats of Burnet; one grandson, Doug Coats of San Saba; two great-grandsons, Tyler Coats and wife Whitney of College Station and Travis Coats and wife Heidi of San Saba; one great-granddaughter, Kaci Coats of Killeen; one great-great-granddaughter, Audrey Coats of College Station; sister-in-law, Billie Jones of Wharton; and niece, Teresa Moore of Wimberley.

Louise loved her family, home, sewing and all kinds of handwork. She loved and was thankful for her family and the staff at Oaks.

She will be laid to rest at Arlie Cemetery in Childress.

Arrangements by Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home, 306 Texas 29 East in Burnet, (512) 756-2222. Condolences may be made at