Helen was born in Florence, Alabama on May 4, 1936, daughter of the now deceased William and Lina Montgomery.
In the 1950s, she moved to Ohio. She worked at the former General Electric Plant in Bellevue until its closing.
Mrs. Holt was a member of Butternut Ridge Church of Christ, rural Clyde. She was a talented quilter and enjoyed crocheting. Her flowers were her outdoor activity. But her greatest joy was her love for Jesus and her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Billie C. Holt on December 22, 2014.
Their children, Carlton Holt and David (Shellia) Holt all of Clyde; Sandra Kovacs of North Carolina; Brenda (David) Berkey of Bellevue and Billie Holt of Clyde survive. Also five grandchildren and three great grandchildren, along with her siblings, Ruth Whitten, Billie (Kay) Montgomery); Hazel Bevis and David (Ophelia) Montgomery also survive.
Her brother, Earl Montgomery is deceased.
Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Auxter Funeral Home, 1105 Castalia St., Bellevue, where the funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Butternut Ridge Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Butternut Ridge Church of Christ.