Funeral Notices

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,...


Local Spotlight

Duane Moore, local Democratic leader and union organizer, dies


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.

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