Christel Gail Holt, 46 formerly of Dumas, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019. Memorial services are scheduled for 11 oclock in the morning on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at First Assembly God Church in Dumas. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Christel was born on December 13, 1972 in Dumas, TX to Eddie and Arlene (Eslinger) Kilpatrick. She grew up mainly in Dumas where she attended school. Christel would later graduate from West Texas A&M University with honors from the nursing program. She married Bill Holt on December 31, 1990 in Dumas, TX; the couple had three children and through lifes transitions would later divorce. Christel has a unique personality and was always the life of the party. Christel was very smart, caring and had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren.
Christel was preceded in death by her grandparents: Kermit and Myrtle Eslinger; and aunt: Debra Shelton.
Christel is survived by her parents: Eddie Kilpatrick of Austin, TX and Arlene Arnold of Amarillo, TX; daughters: Tiffany Keith and husband Julian Castro of Dumas, TX; Heather Dooley and husband Trevor of Sunray, TX and Chantile Holt and fianc Brenner Nall of Blanchard, OK; grandchildren: Darian Castro, Lily Castro and Danny Nall; sisters: Kimberly Mower of Denver, CO, Monica Arnold of Dumas, TX, Brandy Fowler of Austin, TX and Katie Arnold of Healdton, OK; numerous other extended family members.