Funeral Notices

Funeral services for April 25

Services scheduled

Jeanette S. Aus, 90, Bakersfield, April 22. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. April 25, Hillcrest Mortuary. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Dolly Canfield, 85, Bakersfield, April 22. Service 10:30 a.m. April 30, Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Services pending

Lawrence Booth, 66, Bakersfield, April 23. Basham Funeral Care.

Dominador Cendana, 56,...


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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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