Anna Kate Holt, age 98, of Jamestown

Anna Kate Holt, age 98, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, April 27th, at home surrounded by family.  Anna Kate was born in Russell Springs, Kentucky on August 28, 1924, a daughter of the late Effie (Blankenship) and Robert A. Ham.   She worked many years in the public at businesses such as Young’s Department Store, Kay’s Bestway and Kentucky Farm Bureau.


Anna Kate Holt is survived by a daughter, Diana, wife of Terry Lester, of Jamestown, and daughter in law Linda Holt, of Covington.  She is also survived by four grandchildren Mary Beth Gosser (Alan), Angie Wagner (Tony), Gordon Lester (Penny), Amy Castetter (John),  and seven great grandchildren:   Dustin Gosser (Macey), Jared Gosser (Jacklyn), Lauren Powell (Griffin), Andrew Wagner, Hailey Miller (Jason), Anna Wagner, Hannah Richard (Hunter), and a great great grandson Barrett Gosser, as well as nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Veston (Pody) Holt, Jr., brothers Scott E. (Pete) Ham and George Ham,  and sisters Elizabeth Porter and Nora Aaron, and infant Minnie Lou Ham.

Funeral Service will be held 2:00 PM on Sunday, April 30th at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown with Bro. Wendell Roberts and Dustin Gosser officiating.

Friends may visit 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Sunday, April 30th at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown.  Burial is private.

The family requests memorial donations to Freedom Christian Church and those can be made at the funeral home, or mailed to Freedom Christian Church, 125 Freedom Church Rd., Jamestown, KY 42629

Pallbearers:  Alan Gosser, Dustin Gosser, Jared Gosser, Jason Miller, Hunter Richard, Tony Wagner, Andrew Wagner, and John Castetter.