Earnest Ray Hurt

Earnest Ray Hurt, 71, of Rockdale, died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016 in a Rockdale hospital. Memorial services will be at a later date.

Mr. Hurt, a retired mechanic from TXU, was born Dec. 25, 1944 in Lubbock to Ernest O.Z. and Helen Irene (Clampett) Hurt.

He married Joyce Rodgers and was a member of the I.B.E.W.

He is survived by his wife Joyce Hurt of Rockdale; son, Cody Hurt of Rockdale; daughters Crystal Taylor of Rockdale, Kathy Hurt of Houston and Rhonda Schutze of Quitman; four grandchildren,Alan Ray Hurt, Christopher Hurt, Christina Schutze and Kayrinn Marie Taylor; and one great grandchild.

Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.