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Opal Hurst

Sunday, September 7, 2008

CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Opal Hurst, 90, died Sept. 3, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center.

Born Dec. 28, 1917, at White Oak, daughter of the late Walter and Ida Sanders McGee, she was a member of the Humane Society of Southeast Missouri in Cape Girardeau.

On Feb. 3, 1938, she married Henry Hurst and he preceded her in death on Feb. 27, 1991.

Two brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: a son, Stephen Hurst of Yuma, Ariz.; two daughters, Barbara Drew of Delta and Laura Hurst of Cape Girardeau; five grandchildren, Brian Drew and Karen McCain of Delta, Pam Gundersen, Matt Hurst and Sarah "Betsy" Torgerson of Yuma; one sister, Irma Lee Pillow of Piggott, Ark.; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Monday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, where services will be conducted at at 2 p.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Vyron Yount will officiate.

Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens near Morley.