Born on March 3, 1926
ERNEST EDWARD HURST
VICTORIA - Ernest Edward Hurst, 91, passed away on September 11, 2017. He was born March 3, 1926, to Chester Clive and Climmie (Williams) Hurst in Colorado City, Texas. Mr. Hurst was the founder of Trinity Chapel in Beeville and was a home builder retiring after over 65 years in the business.
He is preceded in death by his parents, C.C. and Climmie Hurst; first wife, Freddie Lee; second wife, Frances; three brothers, C.C. Hurst, Jr., Everett Hurst and Clive Hurst; and sister, Wanda Morrison.
He is survived by his children, David Hurst and Ernest Hurst, Jr.; sisters, Shirley Stewart and Dolores Freeze; brother, Tollie Hurst; six grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at Galloway & Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Beeville. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Glenwood Cemetery in Beeville.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors Project.