Ashley Marie Hurt, 38, died on April 28th in Knoxville. She and her companion, Ray Ingram, were both victims of a violent crime. She will be missed by her children, Cheyenne Hatten and Travis Hurt.
Ashley was preceded in death by her mother, Gwen Hurt. She is survived by her dad and stepmom, Alfred and Lynn Hurt, whom she lived with from the age of five. She is also survived by her brothers, Tommy and Mark Hurt, her half-sister, Heather, and her half-brother, Justin, as well as step brothers Brandon Nibert and Jerrod Ross.
Ashley was a graduate of Spring Valley High School, Class of 2000 and lived in the Huntington WV area most of her adult life. She leaves behind 8 nieces and nephews and a host of friends including her life-long best friend, Candace Skagg. She was known to be friendly and had a beautiful smile for everyone she met. Her family would like to thank the family of Ray Ingram for their help during this sad time. She will be missed!
Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Hurt family and invites you to view and sign the online registry.
"Ashley you were liked and loved by many you were kind and very fun to be around..I will remember and cherrish the times we had together especially the time I took the tattoo shop and you were so excited and happy to have your sons name tattooed on you..and the Harley rides together and taking you out in my jeep and teaching you how to drive a standard..Rest in peace sweety.. Donnie"
"Ashkey was someone who could make a bad day good. This is tragic.
Rest in Paradise "
"Ashley my beautiful long time friend U was the best in the world to me...Not only does my heart break for myself but Ur children and family...I love U always Sandra"
"Hey Ashley girl...? I really enjoyed you.. You was such a sweetheart?? Oh how I did not want my daddy to be alone.. You filled that void with your presence... That I?m grateful for... I use to tell my daddy that I didn?t want him to grow old by himself.. Then you showed up out of nowhere with his proud self... I remember what you told me about my daddy and I believed you when you told me ? I love your daddy he?s my world and I?ll die for him or *%^k something up over him. ??? oh how I wish you could?ve made it out alright... I?m still in disbelief of everything... I see you worn the shirt I gave you and the crazy part about it that it was your last pic you posted... We was connected on earth as we shall in heaven... I have sooo many fun memories
Love Miss Ann
Ashley and My Daddy (Randolph)
We Truly Be Missed"
"I will never forget you~Ashley! You was always a good friend to me and was so kind to others. You had such an infectious smile. We had fun times together in lil ol westmoreland/Vinson territory. You will be missed dearly. RIH angel
"I have so many memories with Ashley I really don't know where to start. so I'm just going to say that I watched her grow up into the beautiful person she was. She has been my daughters best friend all her life so she spend a lot of time at my house going on vacation with us so I have a very long list of memories that I will never forget. I loved Ashley like she was my own. Her smile she had everyday when she would walk in the room her personality and character . You always knew when she was there I could be having the worst day and she could cheer me up with that smile and character of hers. So I'm going to end this with how much I loved her my family loved her my husbands family loved her she fit right in I will never forget you love kim and Doug skaggs"
"Ashley had such a beautiful soul i was so very fortunate to have had her in my life fly high angel you will be truly missed you always had a smile on your face and so much love to give my thoughts and prayers will be with your family. B.J. Tanner
"So sorry for your loss Ashley was my best friend. We have known eachother for years. We known eachother in church and also from high school as well. She will be missed RIP ASHLEY AND FLY HIGH MY BEST FRIEND "
"My deepest condolences to the Hurt family. Ashley was a great person and no matter how bad your day was going the miniutes you seen her beautiful smile your day got alot brighter. She will be dearly missed!"
"I was so sad to hear of her passing. I used to baby sit for Ashley many years ago. And our family's have been friends for years. Brandon,. Jerrod, Lynn an Al you all are in my thoughts and prayers.......So sorry for your loss??
Janie and Marsha Judd"