Johnny Lee Esters Jr., 47, Bakersfield, Dec. 4. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Dec. 18, Basham Funeral Care Chapel, 3312 Niles St. Funeral service 11 a.m. Dec. 19, Basham Funeral Care Chapel. Basham Funeral Care.

Samorn Moberly, 74, Bakersfield, Nov. 26. Celebration of Life, 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Greenlawn Memorial Chapel. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast.

Anna “Bertie” Osborn, 95, Shafter, Nov. 28, in Tishomingo, OK. Service 11 a.m. Dec. 23, Shafter Church of the Nazarene.

Willie Wilson Jr., 84, Bakersfield, Dec. 5. Visitation 4-6 p.m. Dec. 14, Ruckers Mortuary. Service 10:30 a.m. Dec. 15, Rising Star Baptist Church.


Alex Joseph Buechler, 93, Bakersfield, Dec. 11. Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast.

Richard Lee Cagle, 58, Rosamond, Nov. 27. Bakersfield Funeral Home.

Emily Guillen Casillas, 5, Bakersfield, Dec. 6. Greenlawn Funeral Home Southwest.

Margaret Elain Cross, 63, Bakersfield, Dec. 11. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Josefina Hernandez, 73, Bakersfield, Dec. 11. Basham Funeral Care.

Robert L. Kennedy, 64, Bakersfield, Dec. 10. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Alberta Watkins, 84, Shafter, Dec. 11. Peters Funeral Home Shafter.

McKinley Womack, 67, Bakersfield, Dec. 11. Jesse E. Cooley, Jr. Funeral Service.


The Californian provides free listings of pending services using information supplied by local mortuaries. Services scheduled and the in-depth notices that follow are paid obituaries and remembrances. These listings must be purchased by 3 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.

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