Obituary- Mr. Albert “Sonny” Holt Jr.

Oct 30th, 2017 | By | Category: News, Obituaries

Albert Price “Sonny” Holt, Jr., age 72, of Shelbyville, died Saturday, October 14, 2017, in a motor vehicle accident, following a horse show in Cullman, Alabama.

Funeral services were Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Brother Steve Murphree officiated.

The family received visitors Wednesday, October 18th with a memorial service at 6:00pm at the funeral home.

He was born June 23, 1945, in Athens, Alabama, to the late Albert Price and Katherine Bradford Holt. Sonny was a trainer of Tennessee Walking Horses and a member of the Tennessee Walking Horse Hall of Fame. He was a faithful member of The New Beginnings Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death his brother, Bill Hargraves and his life long friend and business partner Dr. Robert “Bob” Stringfellow.

Survivors include his wife, Janice Dennis Holt, of Shelbyville; a daughter, Megan Holt Seeman and her husband Jay Seeman; sons, Mike Cass, Greg Cass and his wife Francy Miranda Cass; grandchildren, Aeriella Seeman, Logan Cass, Reed Cass, Santi Cass, and Adrian Cass; an aunt, Bobi Potter, a brother, Steve Holt, a sister, Pat Hargraves Hill, and a niece, Jamie Walter.

Memorials may be made to the Tennessee Walking Hoses Trainers Association.

Feldhaus Memorial Chapel assisted the family with the arrangements.

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