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Graveside funeral services for Nora Ruth Hurst, 83, of Cairo, GA, are at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 29, 2017, in Pine Level Baptist Church Cemetery, Cairo, GA. The Rev. William Hurst Jr. and the Rev. Kenneth Green will officiate. Active pallbearers will be her grandsons. Mrs. Hurst passed away at her home in Cairo, GA, on Thursday, October 26, 2017. Mrs. Hurst was born on December 7, 1933, in Tallahassee, Floriga, to the late Norman Bennett Moore and Lillie Mae Poppell Moore. On March 1, 1953, she married Roger Henry Hurst, who preceded her in death on November 12, 1996. She was a member of the Pilot Club, Woodmen of the World and the Senior Citizens Group. She retired from the Torrington Company as a machinist. Later, she was self-employed as a florist and taxidermist. She was a member of Moore's Chapel in Climax, GA. Survivors include: daughters, Glenda Glenn (David) of Ochlocknee, GA, Dena VanLandingham (Carey) of Cairo, GA, Derry Kitchens (John) of Harlem, GA; sons, William Bennett "Billy" Hurst, Sr. (Theresa) of Ochlocknee, GA, Ronald Hurst, Sr. of Whigham, GA; grandchildren, Lisa Lane (Jason) of Hoschton, GA, Michael Hayes (Bethany) of Thomasville, GA, David Glenn (Jennifer) of Garrettsville, OH, Ace Glenn (Jessica) of Pelham, GA, Alan Glenn of Ochlocknee, GA, Roddy VanLandingham of Cairo, GA, Susan Savage (Matt) of Cairo, GA, Ezra Kitchens, Noah Kitchens, both of Harlem, GA, William B. Hurst, Jr. (Leslie) of Pace, FL, Athena Nixon (Trey) of Tifton, GA, Chris Pierce (Laura) of Thomasville, GA, Adam Pierce (Nichole) of Thomasville, GA, Ronnie Hurst of Whigham, GA, Erica Edenfield (Barley) of Whigham, GA, Samantha Marshall (Corey) of Bainbridge, GA; numerous great-grandchildren; sisters-in-laws, Michelle Moore of Quincy, FL, Linda Moore of Quincy, FL; and a sister, Ann Currin of Whigham, GA. She was preceded in death by: her parents; her husband; granddaughters, Caroline Kitchens, Jessica Hurst; daughter-in-law, Brenda Hurst; sister, Martha Julia Moore; and brothers, John David Moore, Norman Bennett Moore and Mainor Alfred Moore. The family will receive friends at Clark Funeral Home on Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Guests may sign the online register at www.clarkfuneral.com. Clark Funeral Home
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