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BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN, Aug. 17, 1993
Nora C. Atkinson-Haflich
Services: Wed., August 18, 2 p.m.
Graveside Funeral Services will be held Wednesday at Union Cemetery at 2 p.m. for Nora C. Atkinson-Haflich, 79, who died August 14, in a Bakersfield hospital.
Nora was born April 16, 1914 in Charlotte, North Carolina. She has resided in Bakersfield since 1947. Nora was known to all of her family and friends. She will be missed by those who loved her. She enjoyed gospel music, playing the piano, sewing and gardening.
She is survived by her husband, Frank Haflich of Bakersfield; daughters and son-in-laws, Darlene and David MacGregor of Ventura, Ruth and David Smith of Bakersfield and 4 grandchildren; sisters, Mamie Williams of North Carolina, Frances Leatherman of Maryland: brothers and sister-in-laws, John Robert and Marie Barker of Florida, Clyde Barker of North Carolina, Cecil and Hazel Barker of North Carolina; numerous loving nieces and nephews of Maryland, Florida, Georgia and North Carolina. There will be no viewing. MISH FUNERAL HOME
Bakersfield Californian, Monday, February 29, 1988
Hale, Laura - Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in Greenlawn Memorial Chapel, 3700 River Blvd., for Laura Hale, 76, of Lake Isabella, who passed away Feb. 27 in a Bakersfield hospital. Pastor Jerry Ruff will officiate, and interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mrs. Hale was born in Kansas on July 4, 1911, and had resided in Kern County for four years. She was a saleslady for 1 ½ years, employed by Roberts Furniture. Survivors include her sister, Yvonne McCauslin of Lake Isabella; and brothers, Almas Roberts of Colorado and Noble Roberts of Wyoming. Casketbearers will be Gary, Paul, Kenney, and Mike Barnett, Rick Embry, and Russ Wilkins. Greenlawn Mortuary Funeral Directors, A Golden Rule Funeral Home.
HANEY FRANCES EVALYN
born: 01/27/1924 F ARKANSAS
died: KERN 03/02/1983
aged: 59 yrs
Bakersfield Californian, Saturday, March 5, 1983
Haney, Frances Evalyn - memorial services will be officiated by Father John Keester at All Saints Episcopal Church, 5101 Ming March 5 for Frances Evalyn Haney, 59, who passed away March 2 in Bakersfield. A native of Arkansas, she was an employee at Hughes Aircraft Co. from 1952 to 1968. She had lived in Bakersfield for the last 7 years. Survivors include her son Charles S. Haney and his wife Lucia, her daughter Amanda Morrow and grandson Stephen, a sister Billie Allison and her husband Marvin; her nephew Jerry and niece Lynn. Memorials may be made in memory of Frances Haney to All Saints Episcopal Church building fund.
Bakersfield Californian, Sunday, January 17, 1993
Vivian Earline Harlan
Services: Tuesday, Jan. 19, 1 p.m.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Hillcrest Park, for Vivian Earline Harlan, 85, who died Jan. 15, 1993 in Bakersfield. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Rev. E. F. �Bud� Frye will officiate. Mrs. Harlan was born on Dec. 30, 1907 in Paradise, Texas. She had lived here for more than 50 years. She is survived by her husband, James Harlan of Bakersfield; sons, Donald Harlan of Coarse Gold, Calif., and Leland Harlan of Bakersfield; three grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two sisters and two brothers. Visitation will begin Monday at noon. Hillcrest Mortuary Funeral Directors.
Bakersfield Californian, Friday, Oct. 23, 1970
Harmon, Charles C. - Services will be held at Hillcrest Mortuary Chapel tomorrow at 11 a.m. for Charles C. Harmon, 18, of 8905 Pioneer Dr., who died Oct. 20 in a Bakersfield hospital. The Rev. Louis Ashmore will officiate.
Charles was born in Los Angeles and resided in Bakersfield for the past 5 years. He was a member of the Foresteens of Bakersfield. Survivors include parents Mr. and Mrs. Edward Harmon of Bakersfield, brother James of Bakersfield, Grandmother Mrs. Mary Cutter of Los Angeles, paternal grandmother Mrs. Garnet Harmon of Bakersfield. Pallbearers will be Cliff Smith, Mike Griffith, Ray Harrison, Gary Harrison, Dennis Zismer, and Steve Heier. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Bakersfield Californian, Monday March 14, 1977
Georgia Harps - 84, 803 A Street, Taft; died March 12. Taft Funeral Home
BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN, Aug. 17, 1993
Melissa Ruth Harris
Services: Wed. August 18, 2 p.m.
Services will be held at Hillcrest for Melissa Harris, who passed away Aug. 14, 1993. Mrs. Harris was married to Alfred T. Harris, (deceased -1979.) Mr. Harris was involved in several businesses and was also a member of the local carpenters union.
Melissa was born Campbell, MO. in Nov. 16, 1903 to parents, Allen B. Ridgeway and Ida Ridgeway. She had three brothers, Lawson, Ruben and Robert and two sisters, Fern and Pearl. All brothers and sisters now deceased. Melissa leaves two children, a son, E.B. "Woody" Harris and a daughter, Elizabeth Gail Parrett; four grandchildren, Richard T. and Gregory T. Harris and John and Michael Parrett; five great grandchildren.
Melissa married Alfred Harris at Cambell, Missouri in 1923 and shortly thereafter moved to Bakersfield in 1924. Alfred and Melissa joined the First Southern Baptist Church on Columbus St. and was active member for many years, she especially enjoyed her Bible study classes and Sunday School classes. She loved children.
Melissa was a very kind and loving person and will be missed by her many friends and relatives.
HILLCREST MORTUARY Funeral Directors
Bakersfield Californian, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 1962
Harris, Nellie May - Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Hopson Mortuary Chapel for Nellie May Harris, 77, 1420 1/2 Flower Street who died Sept. 18 at her home. Rev. Glenn D. Puder of First Presbyterian Church will officiate. Mrs. Harris was a native of Arkansas and had resided in Bakersfield 8 years. survivors include two sons, V. O. (Beeck) Harris of Chico and Charles W. Harris of China Lake; two daughters, Mrs. Ellis Al Howen of Bakersfield and Mrs. H. B. Tucker of Fort Worth, Texas; brother John Reed of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and sister Ruth Norton of Pine Bluff, Arkansas; six grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Interment will be in Greenlawn Cemetery. The Hopson Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
HARRISON JESSE E
DOB: 02/06/1894 M MISSOURI
DOD: 10/10/1964 KERN Delano
Bakersfield Californian, Monday, Oct. 12, 1962
Harrison, Jesse Ellis - Graveside service will be conducted at Rose Hill section, Greenlawn Memorial Park, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. for Jesse Ellis Harrison, 70, 125 Brighton Way, who died Oct. 10 in a Bakersfield hospital. The Rev. J. Wesley Farr, minister of the First Methodist Church will officiate. Mr. Harrison, a native of Missouri, had resided in California for 44 years and in Kern County for 31 years. He was a rig builder for 44 years. Survivors include his widow, Alice Lee Harrison of Bakersfield; two sons, Earl Ellis Harrison of Los Angeles and Major Austin H. Green of Santa Ana; a daughter Virginia Lee Burdick of Woodland; and three sisters, Luella McCall, Illinois, Ruby Springer, Oklahoma, and Dora Hope, Texas. The family asks that in lieu of flowers contributions be made to the American Cancer Society. Honorary pallbearers will be Glenn Zimmerman, R. E. Combs, Tom Milloy, Floyd McCloud, W. D. McBride, L. W. Harrison, C. L. Graham, Al Griffith and C. J. Sunday.
HAYES, GEORGE H
1RE15 002/28/1969 559100479 183
BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN, Monday, March 3, 1969
HAYES, George H. - Services will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow in St. Andrews Episcopal church at Taft for George H. Hayes, 82, of Star Route 1, Box 1, Maricopa, who died Feb. 28 in a Taft nursing home after a long illness. The Rev. H. Lester Mather, Pastor of St. Andrews Episcopal Church will officiate and burial will follow in the West-Side District Cemetery. Mr. Hayes was born Dec. 6, 1886 in the Bahamas Islands. He came to San Francisco in 1918. Shortly thereafter he moved to Fellows in 1919 where he stayed until 1954, when he moved to Maricopa. He was the co-owner of Hayes Cafe at Fellows at his death. Prior to the he was a Forman for the Santa Fe Railroad and Santa Fe Oil Co. for 60 years. Survivors include his widow, Ruth O. of Maricopa, and one son, Harvey Lloyd of Maricopa and three grandchildren. Mish Funeral Home, Oildale
Louise Hendricks (b) 1919 OK (d) 18 April 1999 - Bakersfield, CA
Bakersfield Californian April 21, 1999
Services: Fri., Apr. 23, 10:30
Graveside services will be held Friday, April 23, 1999 at 10:30 a.m. in Hillcrest Memorial Park for Louise Hendricks, 79, who passed away at her home on Sunday morning, April 18, 1999. Pastor Roger Spradlin of Valley Baptist Church will officiate. Visitations will be held Wednesday, April 21, 1999 from 12:00 noon until 8:00 p.m. and Thursday, April 22, 1999 from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. in Mish Funeral Home-Oildale, 120 Minner Ave.
Louise Carder was born November 17, 1919 in Macomb, OK the youngest of eight siblings. she came to California as a young woman to join her older sister, then trained to be a cosmetologist and worked as a beautician for several years. At one Point she owned her own shop. After moving to Bakersfield she met and married Leo Hendricks on January 31, 1947. She later became an instructor and taught at Frederico's Beauty College from 1954 to 1980 and then at Lyle's Beauty College from 1980 to 1992. Louise was devoted to her family and friends and was always there when help was needed.
she became a grandma late in life and enjoyed that role more than any other. She spent the last several years a caretaker for her brother who she lost last August. It was a blow from which she never fully recovered. Louise was preceded in death by her husband Leo in 1981. Her survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Diane and William Ware; her three adored grandchildren, Michael, Rachel and Daniel all of Bakersfield; her only surviving sibling and life long friend Thelma Jenkins of Dinuba; several loving nieces and nephews; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law Claude and Vera Hendricks of Bakersfield Louise requested donations to your favorite charity in lieu of flowers.
Mish Funeral Home - Oildale
Bakersfield Californian, Monday, December 30, 1935
Headline: 85-Year-Old Local Matron Is Called
Mrs. Martha Ann Henson, 85, passed away yesterday at her home 2708 H Street where she lived with two daughters, Mrs. Ida Smoot and Mrs. Ada Edie. She was a native of Iowa and had lived here 11 years.
In addition to the two daughters, she leaves another daughter, Mrs. Eva Means of Wichita, Kansas; two sons, William J. Henson of Ottumwa, Iowa and A. Lester Henson of Denver, Colorado; two sisters, Mrs. Louisa Miller and Mrs. Anna Street, both of Ottumwa; 13 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren
Funeral services will be conducted in Dought-Calhoun-O'Meara Chapel Tuesday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock with the Rev. Roy Ogan officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn.
Bakersfield Californian, Feb. 26, 1993
Elsie M, (Longfellow)Henton
Services: Sunday, Feb. 28, I P.M.
Services will be held in Lady Family Sutcliffe Cemetery, San Luis Obispo for Elsie Henton, 93, who passed away Feb. 23, 1993 in St. Charles, Missouri. Elsie was born Nov. 8, 1899 in Denver, Colo. She was a former resident of Bakersfield and had been in interior decorating.
She was a member of St. Mark's Methodist Church in Bakersfield and United Methodist Womens, St. Mark's Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard E. Henton; her daughter, Elsie Claire Henton and son, Warren C. Sanders. She is survived by a daughter, Earla A. Loveless of O'Fallon, MO. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Foundation.
The Bakersfield Californian, July 15, 1990
Hentschel, Albert William Services will be held in Greenlawn Memorial Chapel, 3700 River Blvd., Monday, July 16, at 1:30 p.m., for Albert W. Hentschel, 63, who passed away July 12, 1990 in Bakersfield. Associate Pastor Dale Cornell will officiate and interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mr. Hentschel was born March 2, 1927 in Manchester, New Hampshire and had resided in Kern County for two years. He was self employed as a cabinetmaker. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the Eagles Aerie #93. He is survived by his wife, E. Imogene, 'Jean' of Bakersfield; two sons, Alan of Paris, France and Jeff Edward of Bakersfield; two daughters, Anita Taillon of Buena Park, CA and Linda Brooks of Lakewood, CA and three granddaughters. Greenlawn Mortuary Funeral Directors
Bakersfield Californian, January 31, 1984
Herndon, Walter Scott - Memorial services were held Sunday, January 22, 1984 in Centralia, Washington for Walter Scott Herndon. He succumbed January 21 in St. Peter Hospital at Olympia, Washington after suffering a massive stroke two days earlier. He was born February 7, 1926, in Atascadero, California, son of Leslie H. Herndon of Bakersfield, California and Ruth O. Finch of Atascadero, California both deceased. At the time of his death, he resided in Centralia, Washington. He is survived by three daughters, Thana Cate of Arroyo Grande, California; Aimee Scott and Maria S.; one son, Kelly; six brothers, Leslie C. of Ventura, California Robert W. of Bakersfield, California; Jerry E. of Olympia, Washington; Charles F. of Corbett, Oregon; Hugh H. of Bakersfield, California and Kenny Finch of San Luis Obispo, California; one sister, Nancy Maness of Medford, Oregon; an aunt, Judith Herndon of Bakersfield, California and four grandchildren. He attended schools in Atascadero, Bakersfield and Los Angeles and served in the U. S. Navy during World War II. He was recognized in the motion picture and television industry as one of their top art directors and also contributed as a screen writer and bit player. Two of his best known accomplishments were production and art direction of the academy award winning film, Norma Rae and co-authorship of the Burt Reynolds motion picture, Hooper. Among his many television credits were the Playhouse 90 dramatic series. At the time of his death, he was on the Herndon Brothers Ranch near Centralia, where he and his brother, Robert W. raised Arabian horses.
Bakersfield Californian, Feb. 26, 1993
Horace Holman Herron
Services: Mon., March 1, 10 A.M.
Services will be held in Greenlawn Memorial chapel, 3700 River Blvd. Monday, March 1, 1993 at 10 A.M. for Horace Holman Herron, 82, who passed away February 24, 1993 in Bakersfield. Rev. Victor Castaneda will officiate and interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mr. Herron was born July 11, 1910 in Commerce, Georgia and had resided in Kern County for three years. He was a painter for 25 years, and was last employed by Standard Oil Company.
Survivors include, his loving, and devoted wife of 57 years, Esther; daughters, Nola Glenn of Utah, Marsha Gjetley of Los Alamitos and Estella Herron of Adelanto; son, Allen Herron of Fresno; 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grand-children.
He was a loving and caring husband and grandfather. He will be cherished in our hearts and missed by all. Visitation will begin Saturday at 9 A.M.
GREENLAWN MORTUARY Funeral Directors
Bakersfield Californian, Tues., Aug 13, 1963
HEWES, Hazel Lenora - Funeral services will be conducted in the Memorial Chapel at Greenlawn Mortuary, Wed at 11:30 am for Hazel Lenora Hewes, 74; 406 Covey St., who died aug. 11 in a Bakersfield Hospital. Interment will be in the Garden of Memory Section at Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mrx Hewes was a native of California and had resided in CA for 54 years and in Kern Co 34 years. She was a member of the Sunshine Full Gospel Church. Survivors include three sons, Syl Hewes and Carl Hewes both of North Bakersfield, and L. T. Hewes of Bakersfield; two daughters, Mrs. Alyce J. Martinez of Atascadero and Mrs. Millie Porter of Bakersfield; two sisters, Mrs. Iva Davis of Hamilton and Mrs. Edith Gould of Oxnard; 16 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren
Bakersfield Californian, Saturday, Jan 16, 1954:
HEWES, Leander Thomas - Funeral services for Leander Thomas Hewes, 72, 319 sycamore Dr., will be conducted at 1:30 pm Monday in the Chapel of the Greenlawn Funeral Home, with the Rev. B. J. Karnes officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Hewes was born Nov. 24, 1881 in Olivette, Kan. and had reside in Kern Co. 25 years. He died Jan 15 in a local hospital. A contractor, Hewes leaves his widow Hazel Lenora of Bakersifled; two daughters; Alyce J. Baker and Mildred Porter both of Bakersfield; three sons, Syl and L. T. both of Bakersfield and Carl of Edwards; four brothers, Bill of Vici, OK, Elvin of Casville, Miss., George of Miss. and Henry of Bakersfield, a sister of Addie Whittaker of Broken Arrow, OK and 12 grandchildren.
Bakersfield Californian, June 11, 1956
Hewes, Dickie - Funeral services will be conducted in Greenlawn Chapel Tuesday at 3 p.m. for Richard Fay (Dickie) Hewes, 13, of 919 El Tejon Avenue, North Bakersfield, who died June 9. The Rev. J.B. Karnes of the Sunshine Church will officiate and interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Dickie was a native of Vallejo and had lived in Bakersfield for 8 years. He graduated from Beardsley Grammar School last Thursday where he was president of the Beardsley school Band, a member of the Jr. Optimist Club, and a member fo the Sunshine Sunday School. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Hewes of 919 El Tejon Avenue, two brothers, Troy W. Hewes and Timothy Hewes, and his grandmother, Mrs. Hazel Hewes all of North Bakersfield. Pallbearers will be Bob Chandler, M. T. Jordan, Kenneth Wheeler, Ralph Cox, T.K. Bolin, and Louis Melton. Honorary bearers will be Ray McGarrah, Paul Woodall, James Turnbull and Arthur Rogers.
From the CA Death Index:
HEWES, SYLVANIUS TROY
dob: 10/04/1910 OKLAHOMA
died: Kern; 08/02/1995
SS#: 548-01-2641 age 84
Bakersfield Californian, Aug. 6, 1995
Sylvanius "Syl" Troy Hewes
Services: Monday, August 7, 10 a.m.
Services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 7 in Greenlawn Memorial Chapel, 3700 River Blvd. for Syl Troy Hewes, 83, who passed away Aug. 2, 1995 in Bakersfield. Pastor J.D. Hardy will officiate.
Mr. Hewes was born Oct. 4, 1911 in Vici, Okla. and had resided in Kern Comity for 66 years. He was a carpenter for 35 years, the last 10 years with the county of Kern. Mr. Hewes was a charter member of the Sunshine Full Gospel Church, where he served as Sunday School teacher, church treasurer, deacon, and orchestra member. He served the church faithfully for over 50 years. He will be remembered as a loving and gentle man who greatly loved his family and was dedicated to his Christian faith. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 60 years, Lucille and son Dickie.
Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law Troy and Janice Hewes and Tim and Doris Hewes all of Bakersfield; grandchildren Troy, Andy, Pat, Jason and Joshua Hewes, Angie Bluestone, Erik Boles and Anna Boles; seven great grandchildren; sister Alice Martinez; brother L.T. Hewes and many additional family and friends. Casketbearers will be his grandsons.
Visitation begins today at noon.
Bakersfield Californian, Thursday, May 14, 1964
Hines, Martin Hulen - Funeral services will be conducted at Greenlawn Mortuary Friday at 1:30 p.m. for Martin H. Hines, 58, 207 Roberts Lane, who died May 12 in a Bakersfield hospital. Rev. George P. Brown will officiate and interment will follow in the Cloverdale Section of Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mr. Hines, a native of Oklahoma, had resided in California 23 years and in Kern County 22 years. He had been an automobile mechanic for 30 years and was last employed by the Chevrolet Garage. Mr. Hines was a member of the Assembly of God Church, Oildale. Survivors include two sons, Robert Hulen Hines of Arizona and William Eugene Hines of Bakersfield; two daughters, Charlene Miller of Bakersfield and Willa Dean white of Arizona; three sisters, May Murray of Colorado, Stella Johnson of Texas and Avis Mayhan of New Mexico; and 9 grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Floyd Cooper, Lester Kinsman, Bud Lowe, John Parks, Tim Pearson and Jim Pruiet.
Kern Valley Sun, Thursday, March 20, 1986, pg. B-3
John E. Hogan
John Earl Hogan of Lake Isabella passed away March 14 at the Hilltop Convalescent hospital, Bakersfield. He is survived by his wife Edna of Lake Isabella and a daughter Janyce Andrade of Lake Isabella. Born July 20, 1912, in Texas, John Earl Hogan was 73. Arrangements by Valley Mortuary.
HOLDER JERRY B
died: KERN 04/08/1969
age: 80 yrs
Bakersfield Californian, Thursday, April 10, 1969
Holder, Jerry Bloodsaw - Services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday in the Turlock Cemetery for Jerry Bloodsaw Holder, 80, of 325 No. Denier St. Turlock, who died April 8 in a Bakersfield hospital. Burial will follow in the Turlock Cemetery. Mr. Holder was a native of Texas. He was a floor manager and worked for the Humes Cannery at Modesto. He had been a resident of Oildale a month. He was a member of the Baptist church. Survivors include his widow, Rosetta G.; six sons, Walter D, Marietta, Okla; Robert B. of Fleming, Colo; J. V. of Seminole, Okla.; Auldon of San Pablo; Ralph M. and Elvie B. of Sacramento; two daughters Mrs. Alice M. Slentz of Oildale and Mrs. Dorothy Gillis of Okinawa; brother L. L., Dennison, Texas; two sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Gillue of Texas and Mrs. Gladys Kibbler of Long Beach; 26 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren. Mish Funeral Home - Oildale.
HOLDER ROSETTA G
born: 02/02/1895 F OKLAHOMA
died: KERN 07/13/1969
age: 74 yrs
Bakersfield Californian, Wednesday, July 16, 1969
Holder, Rosetta Gladys - Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 3 p.m. at the graveside in Turlock Cemetery at Turlock for Rosetta G. Holder, 74, of 325 Denair Avenue, who died Sunday in a Bakersfield hospital after a long illness. Burial will follow in Turlock Cemetery. Mrs. Holder was a native of Marietta, Okla. and had been a resident of this community for the past six months. She was a homemaker for over 54 years. Her husband, the late Jerry Bloodsaw Holder, preceded her in death just 3 months ago. Survivors include 6 sons, Walter D. Holder of Marietta, Okla; Robert B. Holder of Flimings, Colo; J. V. Holder of Seminole, Okla; Anlton Holder of San Pablo; Ralph M. Holder and Elvie B. Holder both of Sacramento; two daughters, Mrs. Alice Slentz of Oildale and Mrs. Dorothy Gillis of Okinawa; 26 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren. Mish Funeral Home, Oildale.
HOLDERMAN BUD LEROY
DOB: 12/28/1924 M NEW YORK
DOD: 04/14/1981 56 yrs KERN
Bakersfield Californian Friday, April 17, 1981
Holderman, Bud L. - In memory of our beloved Bud, there will be a gathering of friends and relatives at the home of his daughter Teresa, 1912 Talisman Dr. on April 17 at 6 p.m. Bud Holderman, 56, died suddenly in his home on the evening of April 14. He was born in Brooklyn, NY, December 28, 1824, then moved to Fresno, CA where he was raised. Soon after moving t Bakersfield, he met and married Ann Scott. Together they shared 7 beautiful years. He was employed for the past 4 years as a sales agent for Masasco. We will always remember Bud as the true loving husband, father, & friend. Bud is survived by his wife, Ann; son Marty Holderman of Fresno; daughters Cherrie O'Neal of San Ramon, Debbie Scofield and Teresa Scott; sons Bob and Rick Scott all of Bakersfield; 4 grandchildren and a sister Frances of Fresno.
Tehachapi News, Wednesday, June 21, 1989
Carol Lee Hopkins
Private memorial services were held at the Moose Lodge Sunday, June 18 for Carol Lee Hopkins, 70, who passed away June 15 in a Bakersfield hospital. Born in North Dakota in 1918 of Norwegian Parents, Carol moved to Tehachapi in 1968 with her husband. She was a homemaker and mother for over 42 years. She was very active in the Tehachapi Moose Lodge and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxilliary. Carol loved to hike, fish, snow ski and participate in most outdoor sports. She is survived by her husband, Roy A. Hopkins of Tehachapi, son Richard Hopkins of Crawfordsville, Indiana; daughters Barbara Butler of Los Osos and Pamela Teague of Bakersfield; 10 grandchildren; brothers Alfred Larson of Blythe and Martin Larson of Reno, Nev.
Bakersfield Californian, Aug. 6, 1995
Mary "Clyde" Howard
Services, Tuesday, 10 a.m.
Graveside funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Greenlawn Cemetery for Mary "Clyde" Howard, 91, who died August 4, in her home after an extended illness.
She was a native of Tennessee and has lived here since 1926. She was the co-owner of Idle Wheels Trailer Court in Oildale for a number of years. She had been married to her late husband for over 66 years. Miles "Bill" Duncan Howard who died in 1987. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Peggy Jo Anderson, her son, Billy Lee Howard and grandson Dennis Deutsch and her husband.
She is survived by her children, Haskell, Paul and Don Howard and daughter. Jewel Deutsch; 12 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.
Visitations will be from 8 a.m. till 8 p.m. Sunday and Monday at MISH FUNERAL HOME
HOWARD, SAMUEL W
1AR15 (male; born in AR; died in KERN Co.)
Bakersfield Californian, Saturday, March 21, 1964
Howard, Samuel Wallace - Funeral services will be held at noon Monday in the Chapel of the Roses at Mish Funeral Home in Oildale for Samuel (Sam) W. Howard, 73, of 910 El Tejon Ave., Oildale who died Friday in an Oildale hospital after a short illness. George Mott, worshipful master of Maricopa Lodge 434 in conjunction with Charles Strong, reader from the Second church of Christian Science, will officiate and interment will follow in the family plot in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mr. Howard, born April 4, 1890, in Alicia, Arkansas, had lived in CA 40 years and in this community 15 years. He owned and operated Howard's Grocery Store before his retirement. He was a member of Maricopa Lodge 434 F&AM. Survivors include his widow, Mildred Howard; two sons, Samuel W. Howard Jr., San Bernardino and Gordon Howard of Wilmette, Ill; one brother, W.P. Howard of San Bernardino; three sisters, Mrs. Mae Darnell and Mrs Alice Evans both of Long Beach, and Mrs. Augusta Ebrecht of Lomita; 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Tommy Arnold, Andy Arnold, Arney Shields, Art Scott, Henry Holden, and Charles Parrishall. Mish Funeral Home in Oildale.
BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN, Aug. 17, 1993
Charles E. Howell
Services: Wed., August 18, 10 a.m.
Memorial Graveside Services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Shafter Cemetery for Charles E. Howell, 59, who passed away August 14 in his home after a lengthy illness. Cremation was private at Mish Funeral Home.
He was born July 13, 1934 in Lindsey, Oklahoma and moved to Shafter in 1941. He lived in Shafter until 1954 when he moved to Bakersfield. Charles was a self employed painter. His business name was C & R Sons' Painting, doing most of his work out of Tehachapi. He is a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 12.
Charles is survived by his loving wife, Ruth Ann Howell; daughters, Vickie and husband William K. Alexander Sr. of Glennville, Sherry Lesie of Bakersfield; sons, David and wife Perrie Howell, Jerry and wife Debbie Howell, both of Bakersfield; brother, Gene and wife Pat Howell of Washington; 5 grandsons; 3 granddaughters and numerous nieces and nephews.
MISH FUNERAL HOME
Bakersfield Californian, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 1985
Hubbard, Luther "Boots" - Services will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Doughty-Calhoun-O'Meara Mortuary for Luther "Boots" Hubbard, 75, who passed away Feb. 25 in Bakersfield. Terry Tidwell, W.P. and Jim Fuller, Chaplain of Bakersfield Aerie #93 FOE will officiate. Private entombment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mr. Hubbard, born in Campbell, CA, was formerly the district administrator for the Alcohol Beverage Control for the state of California until his retirement. He was a member of the International Association of Footprinters, Retired Public Employees Association and a 23 year member of the Eagles Lodge, where he was selected Eagle of the Year in 1983. Survivors include his wife May, two sons, William B. Hubbard of Salem, Oregon and Thomas C. Hubbard of Garden Grove; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; brother, Gilbert M. Hubbard of Centralia, Washington. Pallbearers will be members of the Eagles Lodge. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the American Cancer Society or Kern Hospice Foundation will be appreciated. No visitation is scheduled.