Elizabeth (Beth) Ann Hurt
Winslow Alumni Class of 1952
June 28, 2011
Elizabeth (Beth) Ann Hurt, 77, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at her home. She was born May 23, 1934 in Winslow, Indiana to William C. and Georgia McQueen. She was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1952.
She married Warren R. Hurt in 1953 and celebrated 25 years of marriage before his passing in December 1978. She worked as a court reporter for Judge Hill, Judge Dillon, and Judge Hoff in the Monroe Circuit Court for more than 32 years, retiring in 1997. She was a member of the Christian Church, and a 50 year member of the Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed playing bridge and was an avid supporter of Indiana Basketball. Later in life, her favorite activity was to have visits with her children and grandchildren. She was an active grandmother and loved to work puzzles, play games, and watch them in sporting events. Some of her favorite times were spending time together as a family. Special memories for Beth were during holidays when all her children and grandchildren would be together.
She is survived by her mother; her three children, Susan (Kelvin) Levels of Cary, Illinois, Richard (Cinder) Hurt of Bloomington, and Mark (Susie) Hurt of Mooresville, Indiana; eight grandchildren, Jim, Alexandra, Tyler, Jonathan, Cory, Oliva, Connor and Hannah, her brother, Richard (Marlene) McQueen, her sister Mary (Darwin) Hullett; her nephews, Kirk (Dee Ann) McQueen and Douglas (Kimberly) Blair; and her great-nieces Andrea and Emily McQueen and Natalie and Kelly Blair.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her father.
The visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 pm on Friday, July 1, 2011 at Allen Funeral Home, 4155 S. Old Highway 37 Bloomington, IN 47401. A short visitation will be Saturday, July 2, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. followed by a memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.