Carolyn Sue Essig Holt

Apr 15th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Carolyn Sue Essig Holt of McRae, Arkansas, beloved wife, mother, grandmother & friend, left this earth to be with the Lord on April 8, 2014.

Born November 1, 1939 in McRae, Arkansas, Sue grew up and lived her whole life in McRae.  Surviving are her spouse Don Holt of McRae, daughter Cyndi (Keith) McElmurry of McRae, sons, Jeff Holt of McRae and Kevin (Georgia) Holt of McRae; siblings Katherine (Charlie) Silva of Cloverdale, CA, Marie (Joe) Bascomb of Glen, MS, and Clarence “Sonny” (Wanda) Essig of Buckner, MO; eight grandchildren, Christopher McElmurry, Chad and Chess Holt, Heather Holt Brown, Matt (Jessica) Holt, all of McRae, Seth (Jessica) Skinner of Beebe, Christina Holt and Jonathan Holt of Mayflower; and four great grandchildren.  Preceding Sue in death were her parents Clarence Essig, Clara & Howard “Buster” Smith, Helen “Auntie” & Dewitt “DeeDee” Strayhorn.

Funeral Services were Saturday April 12, 2014 at Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe, with burial in Lebanon Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 701 East Second St., McRae, AR 72102 or Lebanon Cemetery Association, PO Box 74, McRae, AR 72102.  Arrangements by Westbrook, a Smith Family Funeral Home.  www.SmithFamilyCares.com.