Family of Ralph and Oma Holt
May 7 - Birth of Ralph Wyche Holt
Dec 9 - Birth of Oma Mae Certain
June 9 - Oma and Ralph met at Bartlett's Ferry
Feb 8 - Oma and Ralph married on Rose Avenue in the Certain residence in Columbus, Georgia
Dec 7 - Fred Certain Holt is born at home on 3001 Rose Ave
Nov 27 - Joseph Glenn Holt is born in home on Rose Avenue
Aug 17 - Oma and Ralph moved into new home at 1730 - 35th Street in Columbus, Georgia
March 23 - Susan Patricia Holt is born at home on 35th Street
May - Beginning of World War II
Jan 27 - Nancy Marie Holt is born at home on 35th Street
Aug - End of World War II
Jan 1 - Charles Wilburn Holt born at City Hospital in Columbus, Georgia
Dec 28 - Jimmie Lenora Holt, Ralph's mother, died.
June 16 - Nelson Buell Certain, Oma's father, died.
April 16 - Tornado whipped through Columbus, Georgia. See Comments
March 16 - Ralph Holt founded Holt Service Company
March 31 - Naval Aviation Cadet Fred C. Holt reported for Flight Training at Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida.
Dec 21 - Fred Holt married Quincy Sue Ellerbee at Sherwood Presbyterian Church in Columbus, Georgia
Aug 11 - David Michael Holt born to Fred and Sue in Corpus Christi, Texas
Aug 11 - Ensign Fred C. Holt, U.S. Naval Reserve, commissioned and awarded his Wings of Gold at the Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi, Texas.
Nov 27 - Joe Holt marries Janice Roe in Bristol, Tenn.
July 25 - Joseph Glenn Holt, Jr. born to Joe and Jan in Medical Center, Columbus, Georgia
Jun - Joe Holt graduated from Arkansas College, BA Social Studies
Nov - Susan P. Holt married Charles Larry Brannan in Ohio
Dec - Oma Holt diagnosed with hepatitus after Christmas
April - Oma Holt back on her feet after hepatitus
June 6 - Nancy Holt graduated from Columbus High School
July 26 - Charles Richard Brannan born to Susan and Larry in the Medical Center, Columbus, Georgia
May 27 - Amy Sue Holt born to Fred and Sue in Jacksonville, Florida.
June 30 - Nancy Holt married Daniel Reed Watson, Jr. at Sherwood Presbyterian Church in Columbus, Georgia
July 22 - Cheryl Ann Brannan born to Susan and Larry in the Medical Center in Columbus, Georgia
Oct 2 - Stevan Kirkpatrick Holt born to Joe and Jan in Atlanta, Georgia
Mar 5 - Baby boy prematurely stillborn to Susan and Larry.
June - Joe Holt graduated from Columbia Theological Seminary, Bachelor of Divinity
July 21 - Joe Holt ordained a minister in Landrum, South Carolina
May 3 - Nancy Ellen Holt born to Fred and Sue in Norfolk,Virginia
Beginning of War in Viet Nam
Feb 7 - Larry Brannan killed in trucking accident south of Knoxville, Tennessee
Aug 31 - Laurie Sue Brannan born to Susan in Medical Center, Columbus, Georgia
Sept 4 - John Eric Holt born to Joe and Jan in Atlanta, Georgia
Aug 27 - Rebecca Sue Viet born to Charles and Georgena Viet in Council Bluffs, Iowa
Jan 7 - Steven Daniel Watson born to Nancy and Reed in St.Francis Hospital in Columbus, Georgia
Feb 1 - Ralph Michael Watson born to Nancy and Reed at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, Georgia
Sept 3 - Don Adams awarded Silver Star for actions taken this day in Viet Nam
May 28 - Cathy Kenny (Watson) is born
June - Nancy and Reed divorced
July 11 - Nancy married William Howard Vinson
June 6 - Lieutenant Commander Fred C. Holt received Bachelor of Science Degree from the U.S.Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California.
End of War in Viet Nam
Charles Holt married Sandra Lee Rogers Iverson
April 20 - Jeremiah William Holt pre-mature newborn of Charles and Sandy, died.
March - Nancy and Howard divorced
July - Commander Fred C. Holt assumed command of Antarctic Development Squadron Six (VXE-6) at Naval Air Station, Point Mugu, California.
Feb - Commander Fred C. Holt assumed command of the U.S. Navy Recruiting District at Milwaukee,Wisconsin.
March 5 - Miranda Nicole Holt born to Charles and Sandy at Medical Center, Columbus, Georgia
June 27 - Nancy married Weldon Herbert Adams, Jr. at Central Christian Church, Columbus,Georgia
August - Howard Vinson died
Sept 20 - Gertrude Foster Certain, Oma Holt's mother, died in Brunswick, Georgia following an operation for cancer
July 15 - James Thomas Adams born to Don and Nancy at Medical Center, Columbus, Georgia
Oct 1 - Commander Fred C. Holt, U.S. Navy, retired from active duty.
Jan - Joe and Jan divorced
July 1 - Joe married Karen Louisa Soli in Virginia
Nov 12 - William Comer Holt, Ralph's father, died in Columbus, Georgia
Oma Holt's Uncle Tom Foster of Topeka, Kansas died
July 11 - Berit Jane Soli-Holt born to Joe and Karen
March - Ralph sold Holt Service to Fred and Susan
June 6 - Cheryl Brannan married Arthur Handley
Sept 2 - Andy Holt married Marion Howle
Charles and Sandy divorced
April 3 - Nancy Ellen married Allen Posey
Oct 1 - Christopher Patrick Posey born to Allen and Ellen
Dec 21 - Ricky Brannan joined the Navy
March 25 - Jessica Lindsey Holt born to Andy and Marion
June - Joe Holt graduated from McCormick Theological Seminary, Doctor of Ministry
Aug 1 - Amy Holt graduated Columbus College
Oct - Oma Holt had case of shingles
Dec 10 - Ricky Brannan married Anita Brooks at Church of Christ, Columbus, Georgia
May 25 - Charles and Sandy remarried by Rev. McKinley Weaver at 1730-35th Street, Columbus, Georgia
June 23 - Amy Holt married Rodney Spear in Edgewood Presbyterian Church, Columbus, Georgia
July 7 - David Holt married Kelly Laslo at First Methodist Church in Marietta, Georgia
Sept - Charles and Sandy divorce again
Dec 1 - Brian Allen Posey born to Ellen and Allen
Feb 8 - Oma and Ralph Holt's 50th Wedding Anniversary
Feb 24 - Earl Foster Certain, Oma's brother, died
Sept 24 - Ralph Holt operated on for prostate cancer
June - Andy and Marion divorced
Sept 23 - Stephanie Lynn Spear born to Amy and Rodney
Oct 13 - Steven Michael Holt born to David and Kelly
Nov 16 - Louisa Mae Soli-Holt born to Joe and Karen
Dec 30 - Brooks Jameson Brannan born to Ricky and Anita
Feb - Cheryl and Arthur divorce
Oct 21 - Timothy Donald Frazer married Teresa Lewis Moore
Dec 31 - Laurie Brannan married John Patrick Aiken at Wynnton Baptist Church, Columbus, Georgia
Mar 8 - Jennifer Lynn Holt born to David and Kelly
May 1 - Amanda Michelle Posey born to Ellen and Allen
June 2 - Ian Alexander Brannan born to Ricky and Anita
June 15 - Steve Watson graduated from Georgia Tech and commissioned as an Ensign in the Navy
Oct 18 - Ann Certain, Earl's second wife, died in Nashville,Tennessee
Dec 26 - Lyle Certain, Oma's brother, married Betty Oliver in Brunswick, Georgia
May 6 - Emily Katherine Spear born to Amy and Rodney
Ralph Watson graudated Auburn University
Oct 2 - Cheryl married Steve Melton at the Hampton Club House, Columbus, Georgia
Jan 22 - Ralph W. Holt died from cancer
Feb 19 - Andy Holt married Katherine Mize
March 8 - Lucas Taylor Barnes born to Rebecca Viet Barnes
Mar 13 - Justin Andrew Melton born to Cheryl and Steve
April 29 - Don Adams has a stroke
June 9 - Jimmy Adams graduated Shaw High School, Columbus, Georgia
May 2 - Allison Clare Holt born to Andy and Catherine
Aug 3 - Eric Holt and Rebecca Sue Viet Barnes married on the Ferry boat at Conagra Park in Omaha, Nebraska
Mary Jordan, Aunt Nerve, died at Pine Manor in Columbus, Georgia
Nov - Sylvia Frances Gillette died following stroke at St. Francis Hospital, Columbus, Georgia
Woodrow Comer Holt has a stroke
May - Stevan Holt and his band "Soulflower" perform in Europe.
June 8 - Karen Soli-Holt Receives Doctor of Ministry Degree from the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago.
June 12 - Berit Soli-Holt Graduates the Minnesota Center for Arts Education High School in Golden Valley, Minnesota.
Steve and Cathy Watson move to Tuscaloosa, Alabama where Steve has accepted a position as an Industrial Engineer at the Uniroyal-Goodrich plant. He is also remaining on active duty in the Naval Reserve. Cathy has accepted a position as director of a child care center.
Eric Holt accepts a position as dispatcher with Union Pacific Railroad.
Don Adams moves from Triple A Service Company to Climate Control.
Ricky Brannan and Steven Watson muster out of the Navy
Ralph Watson joins McKinney & Silver Advertising in Raleigh, North Carolina
January 31 - Holt Service Company, Inc. merged with R.S. Andrews Enterprises, Inc. of Atlanta
February 1 - Fred & Sue Holt retired from Holt Service Company, Inc.
September - Steve and Cathy Watson become foster parents To Hunter and Seth.
December 9 - Oma Holt's 84th Birthday. Click Here for information about her surprise party.
March 17 - Jim Adams moves to Huntsville, Alabama as Content Editor of DealMac.com
July - Brannan Sports opens for business.