John Hurst, Jr.

February 22, 1955 ~ July 10, 2022


A Memorial service for Mr. John William Hurst, Jr., 67, of Lake Arthur will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Jennings with Pastor Eric Sonnier officiating.

Memorial visitation will be held at the church beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m.

John was born on February 22, 1955, in Evangeline, LA to John and Catherine Cutler Hurst, Sr. He was a resident of Lake Arthur and worked as a driller in the oilfield industry. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He loved his children and grandchildren dearly.

He is survived by his two daughters, Lindsay Turner of Auburn, GA, Lauren Hurst of Jennings; son, Elijah Hurst of Lake Charles; two grandchildren, Roman and Ramsay Kate Turner; sisters, Sandra Seagraves, Sheila Seiffert; and brother, Robert Hurst.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Susan Hurst; and brother Barton Hurst.


Memorial Service: Tuesday, July 12, 2022
1:00 pm - 12:00 am

First Baptist Church of Jennings

Visitation: Tuesday, July 12, 2022
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

First Baptist Church of Jennings

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  1. I'm so sorry for John Hurst, Jr family. May God give you guys strength, comfort, and peace through this difficult time in your life. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. 🙏

  2. We were so sorry to hear of William's passing. I (Susie) remember him fondly from elementary school. May he rest in peace. Sending prayers for the family.

  3. I was privileged enough to grow up with William. He had the biggest personality was always fun to be around. that's how I would like to remember him! Prayers to the whole family We all will miss him!!

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