Norma June Hurst, 75, of Gause, Texas passed away on February 27, 2016. Norma was born in Austin Texas, on August 16, 1940 to the late Austin Spear and the late Helen June Evans. She was the granddaughter to the late Mary Gladys Tidwell. She retired from Civil Service at Wurtsmith AFB, Michigan. in 1988 and moved back to her family home in Gause. She was a substitute teacher in the Hearne School District until 2009; because of her love for animals she also volunteered some of her time at the Humane Society. Norma is preceded in death by her husband; Dennis E. Hurst, her parents; Austin Spear and Helen June Evans. She is survived by her bother; Thomas Spear and wife of Westmorland, California, her sister; Gayle Frizell and husband of Pflugerville, Texas, daughter; Kelly Langford of Hutto, Texas, son; Robert Gingrich Jr. and wife of Ft. Mojave, Arizona, daughter; Cheryl Wells and husband of Deville, Lousiana, daughter; Rhonda Avery and husband of Oscoda, Michigan.