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Edward James Holt, American Priest, rector. Member of advisory board Salvation Army, El Dorado, 1986-1990. Member Association for Psychological Type.

Background

Holt, Edward James was born on October 2, 1942 in Columbia, Tennessee, United States. Son of James Gaston and Effie Rose (McKowan) Holt.

Education

Bachelor, Northeast Louisiana University, 1969. Master of Divinity, Episcopalian Theological Seminary Southwest, Austin, Texas, 1979.

Career

Special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Tampa, Florida, 1969-1970;special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1970-1976;canon, St. Paul's Cathedral, Oklahoma City, 1979-1981;priest-in-charge, St. Paul's Cathedral, Oklahoma City, 1982;rector, St. Mary's Episcopalian Church, El Dorado, Arkansas, 1982-1990;rector, St. John's Episcopalian Church, Decatur, Illinois, since 1990. Dean S.W. Convocation, Diocese of Arkansas, 1985, 89, member Executive Committee, 1985-1990, president standing committee, 1987-1990. Deputy general convention Episcopal Church, New York City, 1988, 94, department chairman national and worldwide mission Diocese of Springfield, Illinois, 1991-1992, president standing committee, 1995-1996, member diocesancoun., since 1991.

Membership

Member of advisory board Salvation Army, El Dorado, 1986-1990. Member Association for Psychological Type.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cooking, computers.

Connections

Married Linda Joyce Smith Holt, April 10, 1964. Children: Richard Robert Holt, James Edward Holt.

father:
James Gaston Holt

mother:
Effie Rose (McKowan) Holt

spouse:
Linda Joyce Smith Holt

child:
Richard Robert Holt

child:
James Edward Holt