Charles W. "Billie" Holter, 72, Racine, passed away at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at his Portland Road residence.
Born June 11, 1941 in Meigs County, he was the son of the late Frank and Mary Singer Holter.
He retired in 2001 after 23 years of service as a fork lift operator at Badger Lumber Company, Parkersburg, W.Va. He took great care of his farm which was his passion and something he loved. Holter was a member of the Pentecostal Assembly at Racine. He married Linda R. Pickens on April 24, 1963 in Red House, Maryland and she preceded him in death on Nov. 16, 2004.
Surviving are his two daughters, Armintha (Steve) Norris, Portland, Ohio and Glenda (Brandon) Doan, Bryan, Texas, two sons, Stanley Holter, Racine and Michael (Bobbie) Holter, Racine.
Seven grandchildren, Anita (Bryan) Horner, Christopher Holter, Chelsea Holter, Caitlyn Holter, Kevin (Katie) Holter, Miranda Holter and Michaela Holter, two great-grandchildren, Mariah Raymond and Nevaeh Raymond, two sisters, Mattie Lawrence, Portland and Ruby Ann (Ray) Turner, Grove City, Ohio and two sisters-in-law, Kathleen Holter, Coolville, Ohio and Wanda Holter, Marietta, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by sisters, Ethel (Rex) Cooper, Susan (Norman) Gates and Dorothy Irene (Donald) Browning and brothers, Delbert (Margy) Holter, Carl Holter amd Dana Holter.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. today, in the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine. Officiating will be Pastors David Dailey and Charles Bush. Interment will be in the Morse Chapel Cemetery. Friends may call anytime prior to the service at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensfuneralhomes.com