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In Memory of

Sherley Riley Holt

August 30, 1938 - September 12, 2016

Obituary


Sherley Riley Holt passed away peacefully at home on September 12, 2016. Sherley was born in Santa Rosa, Texas to B.C. Riley and Eva Louis McEachern on August 30, 1938. She and her high school sweetheart, Dr. Byron B. Holt, celebrated 57 years of marriage before his departure on June 26, 2015.
Sherley graduated from Baylor University with a degree in Home Economics. She shared her tapestry of talents, splendid creations, festivities, fashion design, culinary master pieces and home making success with her students, family and friends. She committed herself to her marriage, four...

Sherley Riley Holt passed away peacefully at home on September 12, 2016. Sherley was born in Santa Rosa, Texas to B.C. Riley and Eva Louis McEachern on August 30, 1938. She and her high school sweetheart, Dr. Byron B. Holt, celebrated 57 years of marriage before his departure on June 26, 2015.
Sherley graduated from Baylor University with a degree in Home Economics. She shared her tapestry of talents, splendid creations, festivities, fashion design, culinary master pieces and home making success with her students, family and friends. She committed herself to her marriage, four children, five grandchildren, church and her beloved friends and extended family. Recently, Sherley celebrated her 78th birthday with her children.
We are comforted knowing that our mother is lovingly embraced by her Lord and reunited with her husband, Spike, and daughter, Cheryl.
Sherley will be missed dearly by her children: Gala and John W. Croft, Jr., Mendie and Matthew Elliott, Jessica and Todd Holt, her grandchildren: John H. Croft, Cara Croft, Macala Elliott, Riley Elliott and Jackson Holt. Special thank you to Beverly Riley, Dale, Roxanne, Brad, Blake and Lisa Holt, and her Park Laureate neighbors for supporting and loving our mother.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Foundation for Hope Village. Donations can be made on line at www.hopevillage.com or mailed to:
15403 Hope Village Road
Friendswood, Texas 77546

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