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.

Gene Pierce Butler, 60, Bakersfield, Oct. 9. Bakersfield Funeral Home.

Valeria Lazalde, infant, Bakersfield, Oct. 9. Rucker's Mortuary.

Services pending

Darnell Burton, 47, Bakersfield, Oct. 10 in Los Angeles. Basham Funeral Care.

Tammy Bernice Daves, 50, Lake Isabella, Oct. 7. Basham Funeral Care.

Jason Sean Franklin, 43, Delano, Oct. 4. Lane Family Funeral Home, Delano.

Marti Garrett, 54, Bakersfield, Oct. 7. Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary.

James Gale McBride, 72, Bakersfield, Oct. 10. Kern River Family Mortuary, Oildale.

Wilma Darlene Parker, 78, Bakersfield, Oct. 8. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Benjamin Tyron Stovall, 57, Wasco, Oct. 5. Rucker's Mortuary.

Angela Maria Williams, 43, Bakersfield, Sept. 29. Mission Family Mortuary.

Services scheduled

Johnny Copeland, 62, Fresno, Sept. 30 in Van Nuys. Memorial service 11 a.m. Oct. 12, Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Chapel. Jesse E. Cooley Jr. Funeral Services.

Thelma Sue Frederick, 79, Porterville, Oct. 8. Graveside service 10 a.m. Oct. 15, Hillcrest Memorial Park, Porterville. Myers Funeral Service & Crematory, Porterville.

Lupe Esther Gomez, 58, Bakersfield, Oct. 8. Memorial service 11 a.m. Oct. 14, Basham Funeral Care Chapel. Basham Funeral Care.

Billie Joy Miller, 85, Bakersfield, Oct. 8. Visitation 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 13, Hillcrest Mortuary; service 11 a.m. Oct. 14, Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Ronald R. Montoya, 75, Bakersfield, Oct. 7. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. with rosary 6 p.m. Oct. 13, Hillcrest Memorial Chapel; graveside service 10 a.m. Oct. 14, Hillcrest Memorial Park. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.

Francis G. Sotelo, 94, Bakersfield, Oct. 4. Visitation 5 p.m. with rosary 6 p.m. Oct. 14, Hillcrest Mortuary; service 1:30 p.m. Oct. 15, Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary.