Nathaniel (Bill) Henry Hurd, age 81 of Floyd, died late Saturday evening June 15, 2013 at Skyline Manor Nursing Home in Floyd.
He was born on Feb. 28, 1932 in Pulaski, and was the son of the late Ethel Hughett Hurd and Edward Dulaney Hurd. Bill was a retired auto body repairman. He once regularly attended the Church of God of Prophesy in Pulaski, and most recently attended the Topeka Brethren Church in Willis. He was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the U.S. Army; was a member of the VFW Post 1184; was a disabled American Veteran (DAV), and was a member of the Pulaski American Legion.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Edgar C. and a sister, Nancy H. Beckner. He is survived by his wife, Verlon Mooney Hurd; a son, Billy E. Hurd and his wife, Pam, of Pulaski; a daughter, Patricia H. Vaughn and her husband, Bradley, of Willis; three brothers, Edward (Bob) R. Hurd of Gainsville, Ga.; A. Grant Hurd and his wife, Judy, of Moneta, and Roger D. Hurd and his wife, Diane, of Pulaski. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Nathaniel (Nathan) Dale Hurd and his wife, Brittany, of Pulaski, and Kyra Ellen Vaughn of Willis, along with numerous nephews, nieces and a multitude of cousins.
Funeral services were held Tuesday June 18, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Seagle Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dan Lawson and Brother Mike Varner officiating. Interment will follow in Highland Memory Gardens. The family received friends Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Flowers will be appreciated, but for those who wish, they may make a memorial contribution to the VFW 1184 Honor Guard Team. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting HYPERLINK “http://www.seaglefuneralhome.com” \t “_blank” www.seaglefuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski. 540-980-1700.