2018-08-01 / Obituaries

Wilfred D. Hurst, 92


Wilfred D. Hurst Wilfred D. Hurst Wilfred D. Hurst, 92, of Danville, died on July 23, 2018 at Life’s Journey of Avon in Avon.

Born March 20, 1926 near Mt. Meridian, Indiana, he was the son of Alton O. Hurst and Elizabeth Walton Hurst who preceded him in death. He married Nina Goodman Hurst, September 25, 1993 and she survives.

A graduate of Belle Union High School class of 1944. He was a farmer and retired from IBM. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII in the Pacific Theatre. He was a life member of the Cloverdale American Legion and a life member of V.F.W. Post 3284 of Roachdale where he served as Quartermaster for 18 years. Mr. Hurst was also a member of the Roachdale Christian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Nina; two sons, Stanley L. Hurst, Greencastle and Stephen L. Hurst and companion Phyllis Hayman, Reelsville; stepson, Vernon R. Saunders, Greencastle; stepdaughter, V. Sue Bright and husband Chris, Harrodsburg, Kentucky; one granddaughter, Jayme L. Barber; one grandson, Jacob A. Saunders, Cloverdale; great-grandchildren, Kevin L. Polster and Kaitlyn Barber; a brother, Wendell A., Greencastle, and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Wanda and husband Jack Patterson; sister-in-law, Norma Hurst; and two stepsons, Timothy and Terry Saunders.

Visitation was held last week and graveside services were held at New Providence Cemetery near Belle Union with military services.

You are invited to visit www.serviesmorgan.com where you may leave an online condolence for the family. Servies & Morgan Funeral Home Roachdale was entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

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