Funeral Services for Doyle Barbe Will BE Friday Funeral services will be held for Doyle L. Barbe, of 712 Taylor Street, on Friday, Feb. 1, at 10:30 a.m., at Erickson and Brown Funeral Home in Taft. Barbe, who has been a resident of Taft since 1941, passed away Sunday at Veterans’ Administration Hospital in San Fernando. He has been seriously ill with Valley Fever and diabetes for the past three years and died following lung surgery which was performed on Jan. 23. Barbe was born in Houston, Missouri, JulY 29, 1898, where he spent his early days. After moving to California, he married Emmy Lou Hengst in l944. He was employed by Belridge Oil Company until his retirement in 1954. Mrs. Barbe has requested that no flowers be sent to the services but that contributions may be made to the Claude Babcock Memorial Fund for Valley Fever, Post Office Box 1707, Bakersfield. This fund is used solely for research on Valley Fever at the Kern Genral Hospital in Bakersfield.