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HOLT Josephine "Josie" Virginia

Female 1875 - 1938  (63 years)


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  • Name HOLT Josephine "Josie" Virginia  [1, 2
    Nickname Josie 
    Born 31 Jan 1875  Ivor, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Sep 1938  Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Obituary: Mrs Josie Holt Brantley died of a short illness at her home near Ivor September 13, 1938 in her 63d year. Mrs Brantley was born in the Ivor community January 31, 1875, the daughter of the late T. A. and Molly Elizabeth Holt. She was the widow of the late L. H. Brantley, prominent citizen of Ivor. Mr. Brantley dying June 15, 1927. Mrs. Brantley was a life-long member of the the Christian Church which she loved and served faithfully to the end. She is survived by the following children: Paul H. Brantley, T. Holt Brantley, Ashby Brantley, Mrs. E. T. Lane, Mrs. J. S. Byrant and Miss Madeline Brantley, all of Ivor and Stantley A. Brantley of Wakefield; one brother, A. W. Holt of Wakefield; two grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services were conducted from the home Thursday afternoon at 3:00 o'clock, the order of services being as follows: Holland R. Wilkinson, conductor of the Sunshine Hour, WRVA, sang "Life's Tailway to Heaven", followed by scripture by the Rev. B. H. Wakins, pastor of the Ivor Christian Church, The 90th Psalm was read by the Rev. D. E. Wood of Ettrick. Burial was made at the Holt Cemetery at the home. The active pallbearers being O. L. Holt, W. T. Holt, L. H. Babb, Dr. E. M. Babb (nephews of the deceased) and B. H. Lane, C. E. Joyner, Hugh Williams and Irvin Williams, church friends of the family served as honorary pallbearers.

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      Burial Holt Cemetery, Ivor Road, Ivor, Virginia

      Source: GENDEX File of Hawkins Pond descendants Author: Jerry Enfield

      Medium: Electronic
    Person ID I580  Booth Family
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2015 

    Father HOLT Thomas,   b. 24 Nov 1835,   d. 27 Nov 1901, Southampton County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother BRITTLE Mollie Elizabeth,   b. 4 Dec 1837, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1903, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1866  Southampton County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BRANTLEY Luther Harris "L. H",   b. 23 Oct 1870, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1927, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married WFT Est 1889-1915 
    Children 
     1. BRANTLEY Walter H.,   b. 6 Jul 1897, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1898, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. BRANTLEY Paul Harvey, Sr.,   b. 25 Oct 1898, Franklin, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1966  (Age 67 years)
     3. BRANTLEY Thomas Holt,   b. 11 Feb 1903, Southampton Co., VA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1985, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. BRANTLEY Mildred E.,   b. 17 Jul 1905, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1993, Franklin, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     5. BRANTLEY Dorothy Lorraine,   b. 12 May 1907, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1996, Franklin, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     6. BRANTLEY Living,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Private]
     7. BRANTLEY Stanley Aurelius,   b. 30 Nov 1911, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1981  (Age 70 years)
     8. BRANTLEY Francis K.,   b. 31 Aug 1915, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1916, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. BRANTLEY Madeline F.,   b. 25 Jan 1918, Southampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1991, Dunn, Harnett, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 29 May 2008 
    Family ID F2324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S610] GENDEX File of Hawkins Pond descendants, Jerry Enfield.

    2. [S497] 1880 census for Southampton County, Virginia, U. S. Government, Page 158d (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S936] Pond Family Genealogy, Pond Family Genealogy (Reliability: 3).