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Waters Funeral Home
Saturday July 9th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Waters Funeral Home
Saturday July 9th, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Vandalia Cemetery
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Phyllis Marguerite Eskew Hursman

Phyllis Marguerite Eskew Hursman passed away on Sunday July 3,2022 in Mt. Washington, Ky. Her Daughter Debi was at her side.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, July 9, 2022, at the Waters Funeral Home.  Bro. Bob Hoehn will officiate.  Burial will follow the service in the Vandalia Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 1:00 pm until the time of the service Saturday at the Water Funeral Home.

Phyllis was born December 2, 1931, in Vandalia Mo. To John (Jockey) Eskew and Helen Arthur Eskew.  She was a graduate of Vandalia High School Class of 1950.  She married her high school sweetheart Archie Hursman May 26, 1950.  

Mr. Hursman passed away April 21, 2015.  Primarily a homemaker she did work outside the home at times in retail and the International Shoe Co that was located in Vandalia.  

She enjoyed crafts, cross stich and cooking, and antiquing. Her Children and Grandchildren were her treasures.  Phyllis and Archie enjoyed traveling across the United States in their Camper, visiting Friends and Family along the way to the next adventure.   Moving to Mt. Washington in 2016 gave her the chance to enjoy haunting Craft stores, Flea Markets and Wings at Rumors in Louisville.

Phyllis leaves behind three children, Deborah (Ted) Wells, Mt. Washington Ky, Dennis (Joyce) Hursman, Auburndale Fl, Douglas (Sheri) Hursman, Ozark Mo, otherwise her 3 D’s.

Her twelve grandchildren, Shawn Hursman, Shani Hillard, Tia {Dennis) Hall, Justin (Charity) Wells all of Ky. Tyra (Greg) Hunt, Marguerite Hursman of Fl, Amber Riggs of Mo. Adam (Sarah) Hursman, Brandi (Cabin) Lawson, Emily Hursman, Megan (Matt) Sweet, Brittany (Jimmy) Cole of Mo.

Twenty-two great-grandchildren, Ashlley and Mason Hillard, Madison and Tyler Hall, Tristen and Gavin Wells, Gregory (Fisher) Hunt, Zana Riggs, Colby, Isla, Austen and Clayton Hursman, Abby Ayres, Cole Lawson, Wyatt Moore, Wesley Waltz, Eliza Sweet, Hailey Brewer, Charlie, Archer, Raelynn, and Gunner Cole.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband Archie, sister Wilma (Jerri) Smith, brothers Russell (Gene) and Jimmy Eskew.

Phyllis is survived by her sister Edith Kemp of Davenport Ia.

Online condolences may be made to the family and video tribute viewed on Phyllis’ memorial page at www.watersfuneral.com

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