Michael Lee Hurst, 52, of Center, passed away Wednesday, December 13, 2017.
Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Sunday, December 17, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Monday, December 18, 2017, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Bro. Keith Keele officiating. No graveside service to follow.
Michael Lee was born May 17, 1965, in Center, to Michael C. Hurst and Beverly Choron Hurst. He was a member of Center Christian Church. Michael Lee loved being with his family and friends, who affectionately referred to him as Beaux. He was always the life of the party. He loved the water, especially water skiing. Michael Lee always kept everyone honest around the pool table.
He is survived by
Wife: Maria Bush Hurst of Center, Texas
Colin Michael Hurst of Shreveport, Louisiana
Beverly Kay Hurst of Center, Texas
Nicholas Kade Hurst of Hemphill, Texas
Grandson: Jackson Kade Hurst of Center, Texas
Father: Michael C. Hurst and wife, Helen, of Youngsville, Louisiana
Maria Hurst of San Clemente, California
Madeline Hurst of Youngsville, Louisiana
Nephew: Ewan Oplt of San Clemente, California
Uncle: Dudley Wood of Tyler, Texas
Numerous cousins and other relatives
A host of friends
Special friends: Ruth and Virgil Duke of Center
Preceded in death by
Mother: Beverly Hurst
Stepson: Joseph Bradford Bush
Grandparents: Minnie and Virgil Choron, Alvin and Juanita Hurst
Aunt: Debbie Wood
Honorary pallbearers will be Troy Keele, Jeff Young, Kris Dockens, Royce Bolton, Mikel Sanford, Jon Tomlinson, Virgil Duke, Pete Owens, Howard May and Kevin Dockens.