Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

May 20, 2013

Hassie G. Hurt


— March 20, 1931 – May 16, 2013

Hassie G. Hurt, 82, Kokomo passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at 11:15 p.m. at Golden Living Center Sycamore Village.

She was born on March 20, 1931, in Sullivan County, Tenn., to Carl Jason Babb Sr. And Rosa (Pullem) Babb.

Hassie was a 1949 graduate of Rogersville High School. She loved to make floral arrangements, loved reading books and had a vast knowledge of the Titanic, was an avid bowler, and loved to work in her garden.

Survivors include former husband Maurice Hurt; daughters, Jennifer (Rich) Parker of Kokomo, Sheila Jones; sisters, Barbara Sizemore of Sneedville, TN, Daisy Walden of Noblesville, Molly Brignac of Gonzales, LA; brother, Carl Babb of Kokomo; grandchildren, Alanna Driver, Robert Fuller, Jacob Pebley; great-granddaughter October Driver.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Dennis Wayne Hurt; sisters, Ruby Williams, Lydia Conklin; brothers, Henry Babb, Landon Babb, James Babb.

Graveside services will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Albright Cemetery with Rev. Paul Enoches officiating services.

Arrangements have been entrusted with Shirley & Stout Funeral Home.