The Californian provides free death listings using information supplied by local mortuaries. The in-depth notices that follow are paid obituaries and remembrances. These listings must be purchased by 2 p.m. To place an Obituary or In Loving Memory, call 395-7302. Full obituaries are posted at at 9 p.m. on the day before publication.

Tracy L. Aragon, 43, Bakersfield, Sept. 29. Greenlawn Mortuary.

Sherrie Mejia, 48, Bakersfield, Sept. 28. Mish Funeral Home.

Melba Spiller, 78, Bakersfield, Sept. 29. Hillcrest Mortuary.

Bettye Stussy, 78, Bakersfield, Sept. 29. Mish Funeral Home.

Blanche Tappin, 79, Bakersfield, Sept. 30. Beloved Care Funeral Services.