Louise R. Hurst
Shreveport, LA / Bernice, LA Graveside services for Louise R. Hurst, 88, will be held in Bernice, LA on Thursday, January 10, 2013, 1:00 p.m., at Bernice City Cemetery. Officiating will be Deacon Bill Roche of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Shreveport, Louisiana.
Mrs. Hurst entered into eternal rest on Saturday, January 5, 2013, at her home following a lengthy illness. She was a retired homemaker.
Mrs. Hurst is preceded in death by her husband of 56 years Louis W. Hurst. She is survived by her son, James M. Hurst, MD and his wife Suzanne of Tampa, Florida; her daughter, Donna and her husband Dan Currey of Shreveport; granddaughters, Amanda Laird of New York, New York; and Lisa L. Joyner and her husband Ryan of Shreveport; grandsons, J. Michael Hurst and his wife Ellen Heekin of Cincinnati; Kevin and Ryan Currey of Shreveport; 5 great-grandchildren, Hannah and Ava Lafitte, and their father Jason Lafitte of Shreveport; Jackson Jacob, Charles Heekin, and Abigail Jane Hurst of Cincinnati; one sister, Mary Farris of San Antonio, Texas; and several nieces.
The family wishes to express sincere appreciation to Christus Hospice, especially Robin Watkins, RN and Valerie Johnson, C.N.A; and Dr. Rick Michael and his staff for their special care and concern. We are also grateful for the gift of Mrs. Hurst's companion and caregiver, Ann Cepress.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 211 Atlantic, Shreveport, LA 71105, or St. Joseph Catholic School, 1210 Anniston Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71105.