EVANSVILLE, IN – Neddie Thera Hurt Reece, age 98, passed away on Saturday, April 8, 2023, at her residence. She was born on June 20, 1924, in Cofer, KY, the daughter of the late Cary Estelle Hamilton Hurt and George Harlan Hurt. Neddie was married to the late Millard Reece, and they shared sixty-one wonderful years together.
She is survived by three daughters, Cary Baize and Nancy Wise both of Evansville, IN, and Brenda Strohbehn of Iowa; eight grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; sixteen great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her infant son, Michael Reece; twin sister, Eddie Lera England; and brother, Philip Hurt.
Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, April 12, 2023, at 1 P.M. from the chapel of McMurtrey Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Adair County. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 12, 2023, from 12 P.M. until service time at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home.