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Erestine Burns


1933 - 2016 Obituary Condolences

Mom was born Dec. 3, 1933 to Earny and Viola Taylor in Rosewell N.M.

The family moved from New Mexico to California in 1948 and settled in Bakersfield. She attended Fairfax school and East Bakersfield High, Mom and Dad met at Stan's drive-in. They got married Feb. 18th, 1951. Mom checked groceries at Sage department store for many years.

Preceding her death was her husband of 60 years, Dean Burns. She is survived by her children, John Burns and Leatha Brookshire. Grandchildern; Marisa Brookshire (Jeff), Travis Burns, Jaime Lancaster (Bradley) and Shannon Lamirand. Great Grandchildren; Andrew and Abigail Lancaster,Dylan and Lilly Scroggins.

Viewing is Thursday between 4:00-8:00 at Basham Funeral on Niles st. Funeral is Friday at 1:00 at Basham Funeral.

Published in Bakersfield Californian from Feb. 23 to Feb. 24, 2016
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