A memorial service will be held in the New Hope Temple Annex located at 308 Harrison St., on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at 3 p.m. for Earl Leo McCurdy, Jr. Rev. Joey Pittman will officiate at he service. Earl was born in Titusville, Pennsylvania on September 30, 1935 and passed away in Crescent City on March 25, 2008. He moved to Taft in November 1980 and lived here for 24 years before moving to Crescent City. Earl loved hunting, fishing, and trips to Las Vegas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Effie McCurdy; his brother, Robert McCurdy, his sister, Nancy Proper; and by his daughter, Vennie Oaks. His survivors include his wife, Patsy McCurdy of Crescent City; his children, Jerry and Julie Breck of Hazleton, Pennsylvania, Teri Lewis of Bakersfield, Jon Decker of Taft, Earl McCurdy of Taft. Michelle and Joe Gregory of Taft, Terra Lopez of Bakersfield, Tiffany Finney of Bakersfield, and by many other grandchildren and great grandchildren; his sisters, Janet Phyllis and Mary Smith both of Titusville, Pennsylvania; and by his brother, James McCurdy of Franklin, Pennsylvania; and many nieces and nephews. There are no visitation hours scheduled.