Samuel David 'Catfish' Hurd Sr., 60, of Rogersville, Hawkins
Co TN, passed away Wednesday evening, December 26,
2012, peacefully in his sleep. David was a mechanic by
trade, a loving husband, Dad, and Papaw, that never met a
stranger, and quickly captured the hearts of all who met
him. He was born January 27, 1952.
David was preceded in death by, his father, James Claude
'J.C.' Hurd; his brother, Gary Hurd; his sister, Kathy Manis;
and his grandson, Charlie Bible.
David is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Debbie
Hurd; and his two sons, Samuel David Hurd Jr. (fiance’,
Heather), and Mitchell Hurd, of the home; his four
daughters, Rachel (Bobby) Fillers, of Afton, TN, Jessica
(Tom) Braden, of Rogersville, TN, Barbara (Kieth West, her
fiance) Hawkins, of Rogersville, TN, and Dana (Rocky)
Wamsley Jr., of Rogersville, TN; fourteen grandchildren,
Dakota and David Fillers, Ashlyn and Dominic Hawkins,
and Shayla West, Jasper and Cheyanne Wamsley and
Kamron Mabe, Jerry Jr., and Haley Dean and Austin and
Jesse Braden, and Dillon and Alex Hurd; his mother,
Thelma Tankersley; his sisters, Susie (Homer) Osborne and
Pat Manis, of Rogersville, TN his brothers, Daniel Hurd, of
Blackwater VA, and Jerald (Becky), of Eidson; his special
mother-in-law, Lucy Richards; and special sisters-in-law,
Brenda Richards and Jennifer 'Sis' Lawson; and special
brothers-in-law, Jeff and Rick Richards; and several nieces
Visitation with the family will be Saturday, December 29,
2012, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m., at Colboch Price Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be on Sunday, December 30, 2012, at
1 p.m., at Colboch Price Chapel, with the Rev. Daniel Hurd
and the Rev. Tim Johnson, officiating.
Interment will follow in the Hurd Cemetery, Blackwater, VA.