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Funeral services for July 25

Services scheduled

Samuel Barnes, 84, Bakersfield, July 13. Visitation 2 to 6 p.m. with family hour 6 to 7 p.m. July 25, Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Chapel; service 10 a.m. July 26, Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Chapel; interment at Union Cemetery. Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Services.

Frank Lugo Sr., 78, Wasco, July 18 in Bakersfield. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. July 25, Peters Funeral Home, Wasco; rosary and Mass...


Local Spotlight

Longtime elementary school teacher Gina Boles dies


Gina Boles, a longtime teacher at Endeavour Elementary School, was the kind of educator administrators wanted instructing their children.

Deanna Clarke, a former Endeavour principal, even joked she considered moving Boles to a higher grade each year to ensure she taught Clarke's son throughout elementary school.


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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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