Graveside Services will be held on Monday, at 10:30
a.m. at the New Union Cemetery in Lincoln.
Funeral home: Peasley Funeral Home, Lincoln
Lincoln- Richard A. Hurley, 83, of Lincoln passed
away on Friday, September 19, 2014 at Abraham
Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.
Graveside Services for Mr. Hurley will be held on
Monday, September 22, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the New
Union Cemetery in Lincoln.
No Visitation is scheduled
Richard Anthony Hurley was born on January 11, 1931
in Lincoln the son of Carl and Anna Werkman Hurley.
He was united in marriage to Carole Joyce Holderman
on November 25, 1954 at the Painesville Church of
Christ in Painesville, OH. She survives in Lincoln.
Also surviving are his three sons: Lyndel (Kathy)
Hurley of Athens, Ga., Todd (Fabiana) Hurley of
Miami, Fl., Lloyd (Pam) Hurley of Seminole, Fl., Two
brothers: Virgil (Judy) Hurley of Oceanside, CA., Ed
(Ruth) Hurley of Lincoln. One sister: Linda
(Jerry) Woodard of Lincoln, Nine grandchildren: Erin
Wilson, Evan Wilson, Cole Hurley, Claire Hurley,
Lucas Hurley, Emily Hurley, Joshua Newsome, Jeremy
Newsome, Erin Newsome. One great grandson: Kaleb
He was preceded in death by one daughter: Melonie
Hurley, Five siblings: Thelma Fulk, Carl Hurley Jr.,
Bill Hurley, Harold Hurley, Claude Hurley
Dick attended Lincoln Elementary and High School
graduating in 1949. He then graduated from Lincoln
Bible Institute in 1955. Later from Northeast
Missouri State Teachers College (now Truman
University) in May 1959 with a Bachelor's Degree in
Education. and then from Truman University with a
Master of Art's Degree in August 1959.
He taught in Greentop and Shelbina Missouri, Quincy,
Illinois, Webster School before returning to Logan
County as a teacher and principal at Emden, Il., He
finished his 30 years of teaching in District # 27
He owned and operated the Hurley Real Estate
business for over 50 years.
He served on the Logan County Board for twenty -
eight years, being Chairman of the board from 1986-
He is a member of the Lincoln Christian Church where
also served as an Elder.
Memorials may be made to Harding University, 915 E.
Market Avenue, Searcy, Arkansas,72143.
Peasley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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