Mr. Curtsinger died on June 7, 2012, at his home in Cadiz. He was of the Baptist faith and a retired employee of General Electric. He loved fishing, gardening and spending time with family.
He was preceded in death by his parents. John, Sr. and Ruby Curtsinger; and one brother, John Curtsinger, Jr.
He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Nena Curtsinger; one brother, Raymond “Buddy” Curtsinger; two sisters, Joann Cull (and husband Bobby) and Billie Jean Cox (and husband Lin); three sons, Gary Porter, Shelby Curtsinger (and wife Lori), James W. Curtsinger (and wife Suzanne) and Jason Curtsinger (and wife Rhonda); two daughters, Karen Curtsinger (and husband Danny) and Kim Young (and husband Bill); granddaughters Kayla, Shelby Lea, Madison, Bailey and Myriah; grandsons Jeremy, Mathew, Austin, Jacob, Alan, Alex, Ethan, Brodie and Dakoda.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to St. Jude’s Research Hospital.