Robert Dale Holt

September 1, 1930 - January 5, 2020

Maj. Robert Dale Holt, Ret. of McKinney, Texas passed away on January 5, 2020 at the age of 89.  He was born on September 1, 1930 to Ellis Fay Holt and Mary Virginia (Vicars) Holt of Farmersburg, Indiana. Dale graduated from Dallas Baptist University where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree. He married Blanche Wickett on December 2, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas. Dale retired as a Major in the United States Air Force.

He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Blanche (Wickett) Holt; daughter, Crystal Lawson and her husband, Mike of Frisco, Texas; son, Scott Holt of Mesquite, Texas; grandchildren, Maria, Carter and Rhett; brother, Leland Holt and wife, Eda of St. Petersburg, Florida; sister, Georgia Horsley of Redmon, Illinois; and numerous other loving family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ellis Holt and Virginia Oxenford.

Dale will be laid to rest at Dallas-Ft.Worth National Cemetery with honors rendered by the United States Air Force.

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How I wish I could be there with you all. Please know that you are precious to me and that I love and cherish each of you. I have sweet memories of that year I spent with you Blanche and Scott in Paris. That was a special time for me. How I admired my big brother and his family! You will miss him so much. Hold tight to each other and your own memories. I love you each and everyone! Georgia
Georgia Horsley , January 10, 2020