Nancy L. Hurston

01/21/1924 — 01/17/2016

Maiden Name: Nancy Loudermilk

Nancy L. Hurston, 91, a lifelong resident of Columbus, GA, passed away Sunday, January 17, 2016 at Spring Harbor in Columbus. She was a long time member of Evangel Temple and worked over 25 years with West Point Pepperell.

The family will receive guests for visitation Thursday, January 21, 2016 from 11:00 am until 12:30 pm in the Wildwood Room of Striffler-Hamby, 4071 Macon Rd. Columbus, GA. A family graveside service will be held in Parkhill Cemetery at 1:00 pm with Reverend Bud Rupel officiating.

Mrs. Hurston was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick Edward Hurston; her parents, Jesse R. Loudermilk and Bula Mae Coleman Loudermilk; a daughter, Patsy Hurston; a son, Charles (Chuck) Hurston; a sister, Mary L. King; and brothers, Jesse G. Loudermilk and William C. Sparks. She is survived by her sister, Betty Green of Columbus; children, James E. Hurston (Jean) of Virginia Beach, VA, John W. Hurston (June) of Opelika, AL, Esther R. Hurston of Atlanta, GA; daughter-in-law, Thomasina Hurston (Chuck); grandchildren, DeLaney Hurston Johnson (Bill) of Columbus, Audra Hurston Anders (Kirk)  of Dunwoody, GA, Charles Edward Hurston of East Point, GA, Kimberly Adams of VA, Carrie Kem of VA, Ashley Jackson of VA; great grandchildren, Troy Hurston Anders, Walter Frederick Anders, William Bailey Johnson, DeLaney Louise “Laney” Johnson, Kyle Adams, Emma Jackson, Ava Jackson, Daisy Jackson, Blake Gosset, Nicole Johnson Hadley, Hazel Jackson, Charlotte Jackson; nieces, nephews, other family members, and many friends.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Columbus Hospice, 7020 Moon Rd. Columbus, GA, 31909, or Evangel Temple, 5530 Veterans Parkway, Columbus, GA, 31904. On-line condolences may be offered at

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