Edgar Carter Hurd, 70, passed away Monday, May 4, 2009 at his home in Fairlawn. He was a member of the Max Creek Baptist Church and retired from Goodwill. He was preceded in death by his parents Edward Dulaney Reeves and Ethel Ruby Hughett Hurd and a son Edward Carter Hurd. Survivors include his wife, Anna Lee Gallimore Hurd of Fairlawn; a son, Jeffery Hurd of Chugiak, Alaska; a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer Allison and Randy Franklin of Lindside, WV; a stepson and his wife, Michael and Angie Gallimore of New River; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Roger and Diane Hurd of Pulaski, Grant and Judy Hurd of Moneta, Bill and Verlon Hurd of Willis, and Bob Hurd and Carol of Blairville, GA; a sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Harry Beckner of Salem; nine grandchildren, Candice, Matthew and Heath Archie, Aaron, Anthony and Alexynn Hurd, and Shyann, Kourtney and Shane Gallimore; one great-grandchild, Alexia Archie; and numerous cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 8, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford with Rev. Mike Coleman officiating. Interment will follow in the Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Christiansburg. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. The Hurd Family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home in Radford. (www.mullinsfuneralhome.com)