Derek Wayne Hurst, age 40 of Cabot died in an accident in his home town of Cabot on December 1, 2021. Derek was very involved with the Church of Christ in Cabot. He loved movies and had parts in movies with Billy Bob Thornton, Ashley Judd, and Joaquin Phoenix. He loved his scooter, going bowling and skating, and spending time with his niece and nephews.
Derek is survived by his parents, David and Gay Hurst of Cabot; his sister, Erica Sharp and husband, James Roach; his niece, Madalyn Sharp and his nephews, Logan and Landon Hurst. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ed and Bonnie Rieke and K.Y. and Mable Hurst.
Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at Westbrook Funeral Home in Hazen. Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at the Hazen Church of Christ. Interment will be in the Pleasant Hills Cemetery near Cabot.