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Alana Rae Holt

Alana Rae Holt 56, a resident of Okmulgee County died in Tulsa on March 12, 2003. Alana was born on October 26, 1946 in Steubenville, Iowa to George and Dorothy (Snyder) Shimp. She had worked as a Medical Clerk for the Kaiser Hospital in Fontana, California before moving to Oklahoma. She married David Hold on December 13, 1969. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Morris. Her parents and one sister Georgie Ann Shimp preceded her in death.

Survivors include her husband David Holt of the home, one daughter Lisa Holt Gardner and husband Bill of Stillwater, OK, one son Greg Holt of Tulsa, and one granddaughter, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at 10 am at the First Baptist Church in Morris. Rev. Don Samples will officiate. Burial will be in the Morris Cemetery under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home.

Visitation will be in Okmulgee on Friday from 12-8 pm. The family requests donations be made in her name to the Multiple Sclerosis Society 4606 E. 67th. Tulsa, Oklahoma 74136.

Pallbearers are Mac McChesney, J.D. Meredith, David Boyett, Dick Ashley, Tom Thomas and Joe Lesley.