LOUISBURG -- Ruth Luther Holt, 99, of Louisburg left us to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at Franklin Oaks Nursing and Rehab. She was born on March 15, 1921 to the late Dan and Carrie Cranford Luther. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Holt, and her son, Kirby Holt; four brothers and three sisters.
Ruth was a devoted wife. She enjoyed singing, sewing, quilting, fishing, and preparing lunch for her family, whom she loved dearly, every Sunday afternoon. Ruth was a Godly woman who taught her children and grandchildren to honor the Lord by example. She was a member of Piney Grove United Methodist Church where she played the piano for many years.
A private family graveside service was held.
She is survived by her daughter, Joan H. Moore; grandchildren, Lisa M. Arnold (Tommy), Doug Moore (Roxane), Amber Craddock (Joel), Tiffany Black (Barrett); brother, Reverend Jack Luther (Carolyn); sister-in-law, Doris H. Cook; daughter-in-law, Sue Holt; nine great-grandchildren and thirteen great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Piney Grove United Methodist Church, c/o Donna Ball, 352 Moulton Road, Louisburg, NC 27549. Arrangements are being handled by Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services, 804 N. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg, NC 27549. Online condolences may be made to www.lancasterfcs.com.