Benton, Maine-Glennis J. Holt, 79, passed away on October 2, 2016, at Inland Hospital in Waterville, Maine, after a yearlong battle with heart disease.\r\n\r\nGlennis was born in Unity, Maine, to Charles Dinsmore, Father, Blake Good, Stepfather, and Mother Charlotte M. Good. She resided there until 1957, when she married her husband, Gerald Willie Holt in Muldraugh, Kentucky while he served in the military. In the fall of 1964, they moved to Benton, Maine where she lived for the remainder of her life.\r\n\r\nGlennis had various part time jobs throughout the years, but her primary job was mother to her three children and caretaker of the home. Glennis was an avid Red Sox fan, even as a child she enjoyed listening to them on the radio. She also loved to cook, to travel and most importantly, loved spending time with her grandchildren. Glennis was a charter member of the East Benton Christian Church and her faith gave her strength and remained strong until the end.\r\n\r\nGlennis is survived by her husband of 59 years, Gerald Holt of Benton, Maine; sons, Jeff Holt of Benton, Maine and Andy Holt and wife Wendy Wood-Holt of Gray, Tennessee; daughter Debra Holt-Kelley and husband Keith of Dixmont, Maine; grandchildren, Alex Holt and Kaylee Holt-Hunter; great grandchildren Ava and Aiden Hunter; sisters, Shirley Chadwick and Beverly Fowler; brother Stanley Dinsmore and wife Donna; brother-in-law Joe Eeva predeceased by his wife and her sister Gertrude Eeva,; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family members.\r\n\r\nThe family would like to thank the Doctors and Staff of the Inland Hospital Trauma Unit and also Dr. Kamlesh Bajpai for their wonderful care. The family would also like to thank Lawry Brothers Funeral Home. \r\n\r\nIn lieu of flowers please send charitable gifts and donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.\r\n\r\nA memorial service will be held on Monday, October 10, 2016 at the East Benton Christian Church at 1 pm followed by a graveside memorial at Pond Cemetery in Unity, Maine. The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments at the reception hall of the Church following the services.