Bob Hurley, longtime Greeneville Sun columnist and one of the county's best-known citizens for many years, died Monday night as the result of advanced esophageal cancer discovered two weeks ago.
Hurley, 69, died peacefully at his home here at approximately 9:15 p.m., a family spokesman said. With him were his wife of 47 years, Marilda; his son, Dr. Jonas Hurley; his sister, Geraldine Hurley Culberson; and his brother, Sam Hurley.
Additional information will be provided in Tuesday's issue of The Greeneville Sun.
Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Hurley's son Jonas share reflections on his father in a column this past Saturday in The Greeneville Sun. To read that article, click HURLEY.