In Loving Memory
July 7, 1944 – April 13, 2017
Charles Robert (Bob) Holt, 72; 1944- 2017 of Daphne Alabama formerly of Oak Ridge, TN passed from this earth on April 13, 2017. Mr. Holt was a near lifetime resident of Oak Ridge from 1944-2015.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Hollis and Florence; brother, John.
He is survived by his son, Aaron of Daphne; brother, Tom of St. Paul, MN; aunts, cousins, nephews, and nieces.
Bob graduated ORHS in 1962 and Knoxville Technical Vocational Institute in 1963. A highly skilled technician in the machine tool industry Bob applied his trade to Delta Airlines, Electro-tech, Neal Tool and Machine, and Vacuum Technologies.
Bob was a Deacon and part time Pastor in his church. He was a good citizen, loyal friend and compassionate neighbor. He served many years as crime-watch captain of his Highland View neighborhood.
Bob was an avid hunter, fisherman, and was a long time member of the Oak Ridge Sportsman Club. He also enjoyed strength training and was a member of Golds Gym and the O. R. Weight Lifters Club.
Bob will be dearly missed by family, friends and neighbors. By his request he is to be cremated and no memorial service will be held. Bob’s request is for gifts in his memory, if one feels compelled, to the National Rifle Association, donate.nra.org/donate. Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.