MURPHYSBORO — Nancy Lynn Hurst, 66, passed away at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
She had been the receptionist at the business office of Herrin Hospital.
She was born Dec. 12, 1946, in Carbondale, to Fred Len and Kathryn (Helton) Young.
Survivors include brothers, Daniel Ray and wife, Diane Young, Richard Earl and wife, Morgan, all of DeSoto, and James Henry Young of Oak Park; sisters, Mary Ellen and husband, Everett Weaver of Fairfield, Sharon Kay Alstat of Murphysboro, and Peggy Ann Darnall of Murphysboro; and 13 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by parents, Fred Young and Kathryn Young; daughter, Jennifer Lynn Hurst; brother, James Frederick Young and sons-in-law, Glen Alstat and Vernon Darnell.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, in Walker Funeral Home of Carbondale, with the Rev. Ken Staib officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Nancywas a diehard Cardinals fan, a good friend of Johnny Cash and loved to crochet.