Mrs. Clara Frances Hurst Ezell, 87, passed away Monday evening March 16, 2021 at Riverview Nursing and Rehab in Greenwood. Graveside services are Friday, March 19 at Evergreen cemetery in North Carrollton with Rev. David Haggerty officiating.
Mrs. Ezell was born to Joe Thomas and Annie Jackson Hurst in Greenwood on November 21, 1933. She had been a lifelong resident of the Leflore and Carroll County area where she worked as director of medical records at Greenwood Leflore Hospital for 36 years. She was also a faithful member of Providence Baptist Church. Her hobbies include growing flowers and crafts. She also loved spending time with her family.
Mrs. Ezell is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters; Mabel H. Carpenter and Tommie H. Burgess and three brothers; Joe Hurst, Robin Hurst and George Hurst.
She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Willie W. Ezell, Jr., three daughters; Donna Rosamond (Ray) of Canton, Lindy Hurst (Bill) of North Carrollton, Susan Holly (John) of Florida, a son; Robert Ezell (Iris) of McCarley, eight grandchildren Josh Hurst (Cortney), Jake Hurst (Jennie), Kris Rosamond, Brandi Sappington (Shawn), Abel Ezell, Binny Ezell, Ben Holly and Emily Odom (Wayne), ten great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Josh Hurst, Jake Hurst, Kris Rosamond, Shawn Sappington, Binny Ezell and Abel Ezell. Honorary pallbearers are Greg Wenger, Jimmy Lord and Ben Holly.
Memorials may be made to Providence Baptist Church or the charity of donor’s choice.
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