SPEEDWELL, Tenn. — Axie Sue Humfleet Hurst, 67, of Speedwell, TN, went to be with the Lord on July 31, 2014 with her family by her side.
She was born July 17, 1946, and was a member of Graceway Missionary Baptist Church. She was the daughter of the late Robert and Luda. Humfleet.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 36 years, James Chester Hurst. Brothers: William Paris Humfleet, Hubert "Bud" Humfleet, Harold Dillion Dumfleet. Sisters: Lucille Skidmore and Patsy Rose Maggard. Grandson: Devin Austin
She is survived by the following members of her family.
Brother: Harley Humfleet
Sisters: Mary Louise Brambley, Ethel Stevenson, Pauline Davis, Joyce Corum Short, and twin sister Martha Skidmore.
Daughters: Anglea (Keith) Bailey Speedwell, TN, Cindy (Mike) Tarbett Sevierville, TN, Tonya (Tommy) Lester Tazewell, TN.
Son: T.J. (Jane) Hurst Middlesboro, KY
Grandchildren: Ryan (Kim) Bailey, Amber Bailey, Jason (Claire) Tarbett, Jessica Tarbett, Meagan and Joseph Lester, J.T., Cody, Daniel, Erica, Emma Hurst, and Craig Smith.
Great Grandchildren: Abygail and Isaiah Bailey and Riley Tarbett.
And a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 3, at the Creech Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ryan Bailey presiding.
Interment will follow in the Green Hills Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, August 2, at the Creech Funeral Home Chapel. Online condolences and guestbook are available at www.creechfh.com
Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.