Mrs. Dorothy Jewell Hurst, age 68 of Beech Grove, Tennessee, passed from this life on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee surrounded by her loving family.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of forty-seven years, Willard Hurst, parents, Flem C. and Tommie Estalee Price Garrett, one sister, Geraldine Crist, and two brothers, Bobby Garrett and Charles Garrett.
She is survived by one daughter, Misty Hurst Jones of Manchester, Tennessee, one son Stephen Hurst and wife Patricia of Bon Aqua, Tennessee, one sister, Elizabeth Simpson and husband Alvin of Nashville, Tennessee, six grandchildren, Nicki, Christy, MaKayla, Christian, Brianna, Treay, and six great grandchildren.
Mrs. Hurst was a member of the Beech Grove Church of Christ. She loved to cook and crochet baby blankets. Dorothy enjoyed traveling and one of her favorite pastimes was riding the Natchez Trace Parkway. She was an avid flower and vegetable gardener. Mrs. Dorothy was a caring, giving and loving mother and her children and grandchildren were her life.
Graveside Services for Mrs. Dorothy J. Hurst will be conducted on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Gnat Hill Cemetery with Brother Kenneth Thomas officiating. Burial to follow immediately.