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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 Bakersfield.com at 9 p.m. on the day before publication.

Inez Dobbs, 87, Mountain Mesa, Oct. 19. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

William Harrer, 88, Bakersfield, Oct. 21. Greenlawn.

Curtis E. Roden, 76, Bakersfield, Oct. 20. Greenlawn Southwest.

Edith Carol Sumlin, 57, Bakersfield, Oct. 21. Beloved Care Funeral Services.

Services scheduled

Paul Hamel, 83, Bakersfield, Oct. 12. Memorial service 11 a.m. Oct. 24, St. John's Lutheran Church. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors.

Miracle-Jae Rose Nieto, infant, Bakersfield, Oct. 13. Funeral service 9:30 a.m. Oct. 23, Cherished Memories Memorial Chapel, 701 34th St. Cemetery: Greenlawn River Boulevard. Cherished Memories.

Billie R. Whiting, 78, Bakersfield, Oct. 18. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 23, Greenlawn Southwest. Graveside service 2 p.m. Oct. 24, Greenlawn Southwest. Greenlawn Southwest.