The Union Recorder

September 12, 2013

Danny Edward Hurt Sr. obit, Sept. 12, 2013

Danny Edward Hurt Sr. obit


The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — It is with great sadness to announce the death of Danny Edward Hurt Sr.  Mr. Hurt, 65, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah. 

The Milledgeville native had lived most of his life in Savannah. While in his first year of college, he was drafted into service with the U.S. Army.  During his four-year tour in the army he was in the military police.

Upon returning to Savannah, he graduated from Savannah State University with a bachelor’s degree in sociology. 

After graduation, he began a long career at Memorial Health as a counselor in the mental health department.  He retired from Memorial after 40 years of dedicated service.

Mr. Hurt is preceded in death by his parents, Hurdy Hurt Sr. and Genevieve Braxton Hurt; brother, Jackie Hurt; and wife, Doris Hurt.

He is survived by his wife, Deborah Hurt of Savannah; two sons, Danny E. Hurt Jr. of Savannah and John Mark Roberts of Washington D.C.; two daughters, Velkeyta Gadson of Savannah and Tidra Hurt of Atlanta; three brothers, Tony (Mary) Hurt Sr. of Milledgeville, Larry (Ada) Hurt of Atlanta and Hurdy (Carole) Hurt Jr. of Bayshore, N.Y.; sister, Evelyn Inez Owens of Milledgeville; numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives also survive.

Graveside funeral services were held Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Forest Lawn Cemetery with the Rev. Earl B. Quarterman officiating.

Thanks for all your prayers.

Professional services have been entrusted to Bradley B. Anderson Funeral Services Inc. bradleybanderson.com  912-557-6783