My father, William (Pryor) Hurt Jr., was a native of Talledega Alabama born in 1926 to the parents of Alberta Wynn Hurt and William Pryor Hurt Sr. My father passed away in August of 1978. He lived most of his adult life in Montgomery Alabama after having attended the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa for two years. He left school when WWII broke out at which time he enlisted in the US Navy.
Following the war, he moved to Montgomery Alabama to take a job with the State Dept. of Alabama. In 1949 he married my mother, Emily Warren of Montgomery Alabama. IN 1951 my sister, Susan Hurt Finklestein was born, then I, Leigh Carol Hurt, in 1956.
In the early 50's W. Pryor Hurt worked for I. Berman, INsurance Co. Then in 1956, he went into business for himself,and opened Alabama Auto Insurance Agency, 116 North McDonough St, an independent property casualty business.
Pryor Hurt Sr. was from Scottsboro Alabama, and his father Robert Lee Hurt was from Knoxville TN. More information is needed.
W. Pryor Hurt (Jr) only grandson is Louis Pryor Finklestein, who was born in 1987, and lives in Montgomery,AL.