Marjorie A. Hurless

November 30, 2018

Marjorie A. Hurless, 87, of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018 at Wesley Manor Retirement Community in Frankfort.

She was born on May 3, 1931 in Crawfordsville to William Herman & Gertrude (Stewart) Wheat.  She married Fred M. Hurless Jr. on June 24, 1951 and he preceded her in death in 2004.  Marjorie was a graduate of Colfax High School and was a Homemaker.  She was a member of Colfax United Methodist Church.  She was also a past member of Tau Phi Lambda Sorority, Women of the World Lodge, Moose Auxiliary, and American Legion Auxiliary.  She was past Queen of the Crippled Children’s Ball, worked the election polls, and painted senior cords.  She was a Chicago Cubs and A.J. Foyt fan and loved Bingo, auctions, cooking, and music, especially the Allman Brothers and Willie Nelson.

Memorial donations may be made in Marjorie’s honor to the Colfax United Methodist Church, 114 Oakland Street, Colfax.

Visitation and Services

A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort.  Friends may visit from 1 p.m. until the time of service on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Cemetery, Frankfort.

Survived by:

Surviving are her Children:  Fred M. (Katie) Hurless III of Frankfort, Annette M. (Edwin) Reed of Logansport, Jeffery S. (Cathy) Hurless of Frankfort, William “Todd” Hurless (Companion: Kim) of Frankfort, and Susan L. (Terry) Heavilon of Florida;  Grandchildren:  Terra Mullinax, Jason (Amanda) Kallner, Austin Reed, Hunter (Serena) Reed, Jeremy (Holly) King, Nathan (Amy) Hurless, Kyle Perkins, Carly (Derek) Edon, and Keshia Hurless;  Nephews:  David Wheat of Chicago, Bill Wheat of Arizona, and Brad Heavilon of Peru;  Nieces:  Melissa Wiley of Indianapolis and Lindsey Daugherty of Indianapolis;  Cousins: Janet & Bill Tyner of Westfield and Bob & Sharon Demoret of Crawfordsville;  14 Great Grandchildren;  2 Great Great Grandchildren.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother: Robert M. Wheat, and grandson: E. Raleigh Reed.


Leave your Condolences

14 Condolences for “Marjorie A. Hurless”

  1. Joyce Jacobs November 30, 2018 at 7:35 pm

    Hurless Family,
    So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing……she was a special lady and I have fond memories of her.
    Joyce (Meiers) Jacobs

  2. Judi Reecer November 30, 2018 at 7:43 pm

    Jeff so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family

    Judi (Winger) Reecer

  3. Marilyn Bowen November 30, 2018 at 10:13 pm

    So sorry about Marjorie knew she had failed but like of our families were never ready. Our families go back a long ways. My love and prayers to you and the kids. Hugs and prayers!

  4. Danny December 1, 2018 at 12:43 pm

    My condolences to the Hurless family sorry to hear of the passing of your mother ,she was a very kind person and a great mother !

  5. John & Darla Large December 1, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    So sorry for your loss, Marge was a special sweet lady. She had a beautiful smile at all times. Prayers & Hugs to children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Love You All!!

  6. Gerry Roberson December 1, 2018 at 7:18 pm

    Hurless Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. She was a very special neighbor to me. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Gerry Roberson

  7. Debra Archer December 2, 2018 at 8:08 am

    Jeff, I’m so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Deb Archer

  8. Mike & Jennifer Strain December 2, 2018 at 8:53 pm

    Our deepest condolences for the loss of your mother. May your memories be a source of comfort.

  9. Phil Grove December 4, 2018 at 10:43 am

    To all of the Hurless family my sincere condolences. Marge’s passing brings back many happy memories of our families’ interactions over many years. I will miss not being able to visit with Marge when I visit Frankfort. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this trying time.

  10. Ron Bimes December 4, 2018 at 4:08 pm

    Thinking of the Family. Am a 1955 Classmate of David Wheat, and was pleased to see a picture and his Tribute of your loved one as a young cheer leader with high energy on his Facebook Page. It is tough to lose family members at any age. Warm wishes to the Family. Ron Bimes, New Orleans

  11. Michael Sparger February 23, 2019 at 5:34 pm

    Just found out about the passing of a wonderful lady. Am sure Marge is sorely missed. Have known the family for many years, a credit to Marge and Fred. Thought a lot of Fred to, marges husband, who passed away some time ago. Im sure we will all meet again on the other side. God bless you Marge and Fred.

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