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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.

Delbert McDonald Dryden, 86, Bakersfield, April 26. Mission Family Mortuary.

Anna Margueritte Reed, 91, Bakersfield, April 27. Greenlawn.

Melvin Scott Sr., 93, Bakersfield, April 27. Rucker's Mortuary.

Issac Tucker, 56, Kernville, April 27. Sierra Valley Mortuary.

Services scheduled

Josephine Cecelia Bartlett, 88, Lake Isabella, April 20. Graveside service 1 p.m. April 30, Ivy Lawn Memorial Park, Ventura. Sierra Valley Mortuary.

John Lloyd Dewoody, 78, Tehachapi, April 25. Graveside service 1 p.m. May 1, Tehachapi Public Cemetery. Wood Family Funeral Service.

Nawgyi May, 83, Bakersfield, April 26. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. May 2, Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary; funeral service 2 p.m. May 3, Greenlawn Southwest Celebration of Life building. Greenlawn Southwest.

Suzanne Olsen, 70, Bakersfield, April 26. Visitation 4 to 7 p.m. May 1, Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors; graveside service 10 a.m. May 2, Union Cemetery. Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Funeral Directors.

James Richard Swann, 74, Wasco, April 27. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. April 30, Peters Funeral home; funeral service 10 a.m. May 1, Wasco Memorial Park. Peters Funeral Home.