Izella Smith Hurst, 93, died Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 at Lewis Gale Medical Center following a brief illness.
She was born Jan. 8, 1917 in McCaysville, GA and was the daughter of the late Paul Lester and Hattie Fortner Smith.
Izella was a resident of Pulaski, VA from 1938 until 1976, and presently lived in Roanoke.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Ted Hurst, 1976; three brothers, and one sister.
She is survived by two daughters Izella Kaye Laidman and Christie Hurst Alley both of Roanoke; and one grandson Mark K. Alley his wife Kelly M. Scott and their daughter Eleanore Skye all of Boston, Massachusetts.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010 at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 3359 Colonial Avenue with Ron Soliday presiding.
The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
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