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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.

Maria C. Balladares, 87, Palmdale, Feb. 8 in Bakersfield. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.

David Lee Butler, 69, Bakersfield, Feb. 9. Greenlawn Mortuary.

Nancy Lee McClellan, 72, Bakersfield, Feb. 9. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.

Alvin S. McCormick, 70, Corcoran, Feb. 1 in Bakersfield. Neptune Society Cremation.

Edwin E. Richards, 80, Bakersfield, Feb. 9. Basham Funeral Care.

Richard Simmons, 60, Delano, Feb. 9. Lane Family Funeral Home.

Services scheduled

Carl Edmund Henry, 88, Bakersfield, Feb. 8. Service 1 p.m. Feb. 14, Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.