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Thursday, March 16, 2023
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Lesia passed away on March 7, 2023. A visitation will be held on Thursday, March 16, 2023.
Ms. Lesia Kay Holt, age 58, heard her master’s call to rest
on March 7, 2023, in Des Moines, Iowa after a short hardfought battle with cancer.
Born April 18, 1964, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Edward and
Lesia was a lifelong resident of Des Moines, and was
educated in the Des Moines Public School District
In her spare time, Lesia enjoyed playing Bingo, singing and
listening to music, reading the Enquirer magazine,
watching Lifetime and the Food Network. In her spare
time Lesia, enjoyed pampering herself by getting her hair
and nails done, and she loved getting dressed up.
Lesia is preceded in death by her father, Edward Holt, Sr.,
her sons, Ronell Davis and Bernard Crockett; her
grandparents Sherman & Cecil Burrell; her brother,
Edward Holt, Jr. She is survived by her mother, Trudy
Connell, her daughters, Karmel Holt, MaiLayshia Gant of
Des Moines, IA; her son Rashad Holt of Davenport, IA;
her grandchildren Daevone, Deontae, and DaMani Holt,
AKeylah, Anaya and Amaree Williams; her great
grandchildren Xyaire, Amani and Braelynn Holt of Des
Moines, IA; her brother Harold Holt of Des Moines, her
sisters Stephanie Holt of Davenport, IA and Arichica
(Steve) Prescott of Woodinville, WA as well as aunts,
uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and numerous close
friends who became family.