Charles Henry Holt, 81, of Beaumont, passed away Monday, April 2, in Beaumont.

A graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 5, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Beaumont with the Rev. Lynn Ashcraft officiating. Burial rites will also be conducted by the Masonic Lodge.

Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Charles was born in Shelby County, and moved to Orange in his early teens. He worked for Dupont and retired after 40 years.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Nellie Dockens Holt; father, Otha Hearne Holt; sisters, Linda Lou Holt Reeves and Sandra Sue Holt Baldwin; and brother, Ray Finley Holt.

Charles is survived by his wife, Marion Holt; brother, Carroll Gene Holt; nieces and nephews, Caron Lee Holt, Russell Holt and wife, Yvette, Carey Holt and wife, Stacey and Donna King and 3 great nieces and nephews.