Betty Jane Gravley Hurd, 68, of 1612 Westwood Drive, Pulaski, Va. died early Sunday morning, March 1, 2009 in the Pulaski Community Hospital. She was born in Pulaski, Va. on March 21, 1940, and was the daughter of the late Fannie Bowman Gravley. She was also preceded in death by a son, Edward Hurd, and by one sister, Mary Baker, and by two brothers, Walter Gravley and Thomas Gravley. She was an employee of Jefferson Mills, Pulaski with 30 years of service. Surviving are daughter and son-in-law Jennifer & Randy Franklin, Linside, West Va., son Jeff Hurd, Alaska; father Raymond Gravley, West Va., sisters Kate Wells, West Va., Frances Martin, Pulaski; Ann Hasson, Draper; brothers Bill Gravley, Texas; Charles Gravley, MO; Gene Gravley, Pulaski; Raymond Gravley, Jr., Pulaski; 6 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild, many nieces, nephews and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. from the Stevens Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery, Pulaski. Visiting will be Wednesday evening from the funeral home where the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, Va.