E. R. "Jack Hurst, 90, of Greencastle, IN, died Saturday, May 7, 2005, at The Waters in Greencastle, Indiana.
He was born April 12, 1915 in Springfield, Kentucky, the son of Elmer E. Hurst and Irene Mae (Coffey) Hurst.
He married Thelma F. (Pierce) Hurst on October 10, 1953 who survives.
Other survivors include a nephew James Hurst, Lexington, KY; two nieces, Carolyn Ann Hurst, Greencastle, IN; and Patsy McCammack, New Castle, IN. He was preceded in death by his father, Elmer E. Hurst; mother, Irene Mae Hurst; sister, Edith Goode and brother, Maynard W. Hurst.
He worked as a machine maintenance man at IBM, Greencastle, IN and an auto body repairman for Lee's Body Shop and Eastside Motors in Greencastle, IN.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Graveside services will be Tuesday, May 10, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at the Stilesville Cemetery, Stilesville, Indiana with Dr. Clyde McCammack officiating. There will be no visitation.