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Funeral services for April 20

Services scheduled

Edna E. Chancellor, 92, Long Beach, April 12 in Long Beach. Visitation 10 a.m.-noon April 21, Greenlawn Funeral Home; funeral service 2 p.m. April 21, South Kern District Cemetery. Greenlawn Funeral Home.

Robert McKinney Childress, 33, Bakersfield, April 11. Chapel service 1 p.m. April 25, Basham Funeral Care. Basham Funeral Care.

Mary Frances DeSherlih, 89, Bakersfield,...

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Local Spotlight

Duane Moore, local Democratic leader and union organizer, dies

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Duane W. Moore's wife joked he was a paid troublemaker. As an organizer first with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and later for the building and construction trades within the AFL-CIO, he traveled around the country as the boots on the ground for union organizing and negotiations.

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Funeral Notices

The Bakersfield Californian provides a free death listing (No Services or Services Pending) and a paid death listing (Services Scheduled), using information provided by local area mortuaries.

The in-depth notices that are published daily are paid obituaries and remembrances, available to families and the general public; these listings must be purchased by 3 p.m. Monday - Friday to be published in the next day's paper.

Obituaries / In Loving Memory

Notices placed by 2 p.m. Monday - Friday will publish on the next applicable publication date. Notices received after 2 p.m. on Friday - Sunday, will be published in Tuesday's newspaper. Photos can be emailed to obitphoto@bakersfield.com. Notices can be placed online at Place Your Ad.

Refund Policy: Notices placed are nonrefundable for any reason.

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