Joe Bailey Hurst

Joe Bailey Hurst, 33, passed away April 9, 2022 at his home in Springfield. He was born on July 19, 1988 to two very proud parents.

Hurst’s empathetic nature and generosity of spirit was evident in his eagerness to help anyone in need. He was very talented and could do or fix anything. He willingly shared his understanding and appreciation of music with his family and friends and introduced them to many new artists and genres.

Hurst is preceded in death by his father, Kevin Hurst, and his grandparents, Joe and Eloise Hurst and Nelson and Flossie Parke. 

He is survived by his mother Beth Hurst, his brother and best friend, John Hurst, and John's girlfriend, Shelby Lafferty, and his cousins and aunts and uncles who loved him. 

A graveside service to honor his life will be held at noon Saturday, April 16, at Johns Chapel Cemetery near Ash Grove. Arrangements under the direction of Wilson-Griffin Funeral Home, Ash Grove.


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