Freida M. Hurst

Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Freida M. Hurst, 94, Greencastle, died Monday.

Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Herbert Omar and Della Florence Turner Terry.

She was a member of First Baptist Church and had been employed at G.C. Murphy in Greencastle for 25 years, and was a cook at the Phi Psi Fraternity House for eight years.

Survivors include a son, Terry Hurst, Bridgeview, Ill.; two step-sons, Larry Hurst and wife Martha, Greencastle, and Jerry Hurst and wife Marlene, Coatesville; two sisters, Marileen Allen, Greencastle and Bertha Scobee, Greencastle; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Cecil Carlyle Hurst, brothers Rex Terry and Gene Terry and sisters Irene Jones, Nola Nelcey and Ruby Stastny.

Graveside services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Forest Hill Cemetery with Chaplain Al Riggle officiating.

Visitation is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle.

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