Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at 1:00 P.M. in the Olive Drive Church, 5500 Olive Drive, Bakersfield for Taft native, Christy Ann Reed, 57.

CHRISTY  REED

Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at 1:00 P.M. in the Olive Drive Church, 5500 Olive Drive, Bakersfield for Taft native, Christy Ann Reed, 57.  Mrs. Reed was born in Taft on December 31, 1952 and passed away in Bakersfield on December 20, 2009.  She was raised and educated in Taft and was a member of the 1971 graduating class of Taft Union High School.  She began her career with PG&E in 1980 as a customer service representative and worked in Taft and the Fresno area.  Mrs. Reed was most recently a PG&E customer representative supervisor covering Kern County working out of the Bakersfield office. She was a member of the West Hills Church of the Nazarene and was a former member of the Taft Desk and Derrick Club.  Mrs. Reed enjoyed beading, traveling with her family, spending time with her friends but most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren.  She will be remembered as a friend to all.  Mrs. Reed was preceded in death by her father, Clifford Hayter.  Her survivors include her two sons and their wives, Jason and Mindy Reed and Jordan and Bethany Reed; her mother, Carol Hayter all of Bakersfield; her sister, Kim Chaney; her grandchildren, Cortney Reed, Sydney Cole, Paris Reed, Haley Reed and Hudson Reed; her nieces, Megan and Katie Chaney and many friends.  The family has suggested that in lieu of flowers donations in Christy’s name may be made to the California Living Museum, CALM, Attention: Memorials,10500 Alfred Harrell Highway, Bakersfield, CA 93306.  No visitation hours are scheduled and the services are under the direction of the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home.