Bakersfield Obituaries

Bakersfield Obituaries

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Brantley, Evelyn

    Feb. 1, 2016 Visalia Evelyn Brantley passed away on February 1, 2016 in Visalia. She left two children; Shirley Burns and Bob Brantley both from Visalia, 7 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Tehachapi News 

    Edward Tucker Jr., 1945 - 2016

    Edward Walter Tucker Jr. of Bakersfield passed away peacefully at the age of 70 in Westwood surrounded by his wife Paula, sons and family. Edward was born in Topeka, Kan., to the late Edward Sr. and Margaret Tucker on Oct. 3, 1945.

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  • Saturday Jan 23 | via News10.net 

    Lawrence Phillips remembered by Tom Osborne, others ...

    Lawrence Phillips remembered by Tom Osborne, others at funeral The former football star died in prison on Jan. 13. Check out this story on abc10.com: http://usat.ly/1RFVR0W Vershan Jackson, left, Paul Koch, right, and Clinton Childs, back right, carry the casket of Lawrence Phillips after funeral services at Christ Church of the Valley. SAN DIMAS, Calif.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Garza, Guillermo Cisneros

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Guillermo Cisneros Garza. Guillermo Cisneros Garza Feb. 10, 1953 - Jan. 18, 2016 Tulare Guillermo Cisneros Garza was born in Texas, Febuary 10, 1953.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via Tehachapi News 

    Drew Paul Masters, 1990 - 2016

    Drew Paul Masters passed away during an accident in Bakersfield on Jan. 17, 2016. He was 25. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016 at 11 a.m., at Wood Family Funeral Services in Tehachapi.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via Tehachapi News 

    Donald Eugene Trout, 1933-2015

    Don was born July 4, 1933, in Oklahoma to John Turner Trout and Nora Jones Trout. His siblings, all preceding him in death, were James Trout, John Harold Trout, Betty Sue Massie and Wilma Ruth Gray.

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  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via Los Angeles Times 

    Red Simpson dies at 81; musician's trucker songs hel...

    Red Simpson, Bakersfield musician and Dust Bowl migrant whose 1971 country hit "I'm a Truck" helped propel a national enthusiasm for romantic truck-driving lore, has died. He died Friday in Bakersfield after suffering complications from a heart attack, said his daughter Mechelle "Missy" Simpson of Pensacola, Fla.

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  • Jan 11, 2016 | via Tehachapi News 

    Editor's Note: We need to do better

    I think the hallmark of responsibility is to be the first to admit that your day was pretty bad, and that was exactly what happened with last week's edition of Tehachapi News. First off, we are retracting Jon Hammond's column from last week about Shafter's shuttered Bugseum, because it failed to meet a basic accuracy test.

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  • Jan 9, 2016 | via Billboard 

    Red Simpson, Pioneer of the Bakersfield Sound, Dies ...

    Simpson was on a tour in the Pacific Northwest recently when he suffered a heart attack. After being released, he fell ill again on Friday and was rushed to a Bakersfield, Calif., hospital, where he passed.

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