In Loving

Betty Laney Holt

August 19, 1939 – April 25, 2021

Betty Laney Holt of Colonial Heights, VA, passed away surrounded by her family on April 25, 2021.

She was born on August 19, 1939, in Petersburg, VA. She worked as a real estate paralegal for over 30 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Dale Laney and Gladys Laney; her husband of 50 years, John W. Holt, Jr.; her beloved cat, Wu; and her beloved dogs, Lucy and Heidi.

Cherished mother of John W. Holt, III (Debra) of Colonial Heights; Elizabeth Holt Glazer (Adam) of Gaithersburg, MD; and Dale Holt (Dana) of Colonial Heights. She is also survived by her granddaughters, Leah, Sarah, and Laney Holt of Colonial Heights; her brother, Robert Laney (Rebecca) of Chesterfield, VA; two nieces and one nephew; and her beloved cat, Mr. Pickles.

The family would like to express their appreciation for the care given by Becca Atkinson.

She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you donate to the SPCA of Petersburg and Colonial Heights.