Tanya Holt


Tanya Holt, 46, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, July 22, 2022.

She was of the Baptist faith and had lived in the area for over 18 years. She enjoyed reading, helping people, mountains, singing and loved her pets.

She was preceded in death by her mom, Pattie Marie Sanders.

She is survived by her husband, Farren Jerome Holt of Cleveland; father, Paul Eugene Carter of Cohutta, Georgia; daughter, Emily Grace Holt; and sister, Lavenia A. Heern of Cohutta, Georgia.

A Celebration of Her Life will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home, with Pastor Bill Griffith officiating. A white dove release ceremony and the playing of bagpipes will conclude the service.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Holt family guestbook at



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