Funeral Notices

Funeral Services for March 6

Services scheduled

Isabella Gurr, 75, Bakersfield, March 3. Memorial service 3 p.m. March 8, Bakersfield Firefighters Hall. Basham Funeral Care.

John B. Gomez, 87, Bakersfield, Feb. 27. Service 10:30 a.m. March 11, Mission Family Chapel. Mission Family Mortuary.

Rebecca Gene Graviss, 59, Bakersfield, Feb. 25. Service 3 p.m. March 10, St. Francis Church. Greenlawn Funeral Home.

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Beloved teacher, organizer of jazz festival dies

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She had no experience as a concert impresario and couldn't read a note of music but everything Adele Davis needed to know about running the Bakersfield Jazz Festival she learned as a first-grade teacher, said husband Doug Davis, who spoke movingly about his wife Thursday afternoon, hours after her death following...


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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.

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