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Age 82, of 59 Hibiscus Drive, Husbands, St. James. Formerly of Barrack Road, Bank Hall, St Michael.

Mother of Carolyn Holder and Jeffrey Chandler.

Grandmother of Ryan, Theresa, Seth and Carlos.

Sister of Gwendolyn, Shirley, Wendy, Shelbourne, Henderson and Maxine.

Aunt of Tony and Gail - both of the U.S.A., Gavin of Canada, Fernando, Stephen, Dave, Paula, Deborah, Tony and Jason.

The funeral of Velrene St. Helena Chandler nee Sealy leaves the Belmont Funeral Home, Belmont Road, St. Michael on Thursday April 11th, 2019 at 8:15 a.m. for Western Light Nazarene Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

Floral arrangements may be sent to the Belmont Funeral Home no later than 7:45 a.m. on Thursday.

Viewing of the body will take place at the Belmont Funeral Home from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, 12th April.

Age 76, affectionately known as “Sue” or “Winnie”, of Fortesque, St. Philip and formerly of Moore’s Land, St. John and London, England.

Daughter of the late Leslie and Edith Crichlow.

Wife of Evelyn Clarke better known as “Nat” or “Slade”.

Mother of Arden and Adrian Clarke.

Step-mother of Pamela Frank.

Sister of Ralph Codrington and the late Montell Codrington.

Aunt of Ethan Codrington.

Sister-in-law of Sylvia Mapp, Hartley Armstrong, Ann Marshall, Ossie, Avis and Elsa Clarke.

Grandmother of Dominque Vulpio-Clarke.

Cousin of Yoursell Lampitt-Taitt and Harold Codrington - retired Deputy Govenor of the Central Bank.

Relative of the Crichlow, Codrington, Clarke, Toppin and Mapp families.

Close friend of Gwen Clayton, Lorna Crawford, Lornnette of the U.K., Annette Lee and many others.

The funeral of Oneita Loleita Clarke leaves the Belmont Funeral Home, Belmont Road, St. Michael on Thursday, 11th April, 2019 at 12:15 p.m. for the Messiah House Wesleyan Holiness Church, Massiah Street, St. John where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the St. John Parish Church Cemetery for the interment.

Age 92, also known as “Boysie Phipps”, of Storey Gap, Codrington Hill, St. Michael. Former employee of the Paints Department, McEnearney and Company Limited.

Son of the late Edith Phipps.

Father of Diana Holloway of the Ministry of Health, Anderson “Apples’ ‘Shan” Holloway - Shoe Maker of Temple Yard and Dougie Howell of Massay Distributors - Spring Garden.

Grandfather of Shannah Daisley, Damien Daisley and Juwon Howell.

Great-Grandfather of one.

Nephew of the late Alice Quintyne and Miriam Phipps.

Father-in-law of Brenda Howell.

Cousin of Ralph Harris of Hartsdale New York, Paula Harris, Eric Phipps of New York and Maxine Johannassen of Norway, the late Martin and Cedric Phipps and Doreen Bradshaw.

Relative of the Phipps, Harris and Johannsen families.

Friend of Delores Forde, Marquis Harris, Pat Harris of Hartsdale New York, Monica Moore, Sheila Smith, Ms. Squires, Phyllis Hoyte, Peach Marshall, Keith Ward and the residents of the Lewis Gap, Storey Gap and Bow Road communities, the late Rose Watson, Teddy and Clifton Roberts, the Management and Staff of the Geriatric Hospital and many others.

The funeral of William Douglas Phipps leaves L. E. Smith Funeral Home, St. Michael’s Row on Friday 12th April, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. for St. Leonard’s Church, Westbury Road, St. Michael where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for a thanksgiving service. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

Flowers may be sent to the L.E. Smith Funeral Home no later than 12:00 noon on Friday.

Viewing takes place at the L.E. Smith Funeral Home on Thursday April 11th from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. and at the church from 1:00 p.m. until the start of the service on Friday.

A collection will be taken in aid of the upkeep of the church.

Mourning colours optional.

Weekes, Eudora

Age 88, better known as “Aunt Dora”, of Four Roads, St. Philip and of Wellcare Golden Jewels Senior Citizens Home, Regency Park, Christ Church.

Sister of Enid Taylor, Walter Weekes and Waple Jeremiah - all of Canada, Erla Wedderburn and the late Inez Gittens, Olga Brathwaite,

Daphne Harding, Arnold Whittaker, Hilda and Evans Weekes and Rita Yearwood.

Aunt of The Hon. Madam Justice Michelle Weekes, Claire Weekes-Goring – Teacher of Louisville Kentucky, George and Sheldon Weekes, Heather Taylor-Agard, Angela Thornhill and Tony Jeremiah - all of Canada, Alwyn Gittens of the U.S.A., Shelley-Ann Husbands, Rev. Stephanie -Ann Wedderburn, Samuel Wedderburn Jnr., Wayne “Peru” and Annbrab Brathwaite, Ian Gittens, Pamela Whittaker, Julia Bridgeman, Patricia Harding, Maureen Phillips, Cynthia and Granville Weekes, Audine Pinder and many others.

Great-aunt of Adeleke Goring, Paul and Ashley Husbands, Iziah and Elijah Wedderburn and many others.

Cousin of  Vivian Garrett and Carmen Crichlow.

Sister-in-law of Samuel Wedderburn, Eleanor Weekes and Jerry Jeremiah.

The funeral of Eudora Weekes leaves the Belmont Funeral Home, Belmont Road, St. Michael on Friday April 12th, 2019 at 2:15 p.m. for the St. Philip Parish Church where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 4:00 p.m. for the service and interment.

The organist and members of the choir are kindly asked to attend.

Floral arrangements may be sent to the Belmont Funeral Home no later than 1:45 p.m. on Friday. 

Age 33, better known as “DAMIE”, of Foursquare Valley, St. Philip.

Beloved son of the late Marcia Diane Trotman.

Father of Anissa Harris and Damani Trotman.

Brother of Paula Herbert, Natasha Thomas and Dionne Chase - all of the U.S.A., Janelle Waterman, Kaesha Trotman, Shodia Cobham, Thania and Stefan Puckerin and Renaldo Herbert.

Cousin of Fiona and many others.

Companion of Keisha Joseph.

The funeral of Damian Stevenson Trotman leaves Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home, Top Rock, Christ Church on Wednesday, April 10th 2019 at 12:30 p.m. for Fairview Nazarene Church, Fairview, Christ Church where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the Service of Thanksgiving. The cortege will then proceed to the Cassia Lawns of Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the interment.

Floral tributes may be delivered to Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday.

Mourning colours are optional.

To express condolences visit www.clydebjonesfuneralhome.com

Also known as “Mama” or “Aunty Mama”, of Quarry Road, Eden Lodge, St. Michael. Former worker of Buttsbury House, St. James.

Daughter of Joan Hurley and the late Beresford Young.

Grand-daughter of Muriel Layne.

Mother of Keisha, Akilah and Floydine Hurley and Dr. Elon Cadogan.

Sister of Steven, Emmerson, Peter and Ortez Hurley, Kim Alleyne and the late Anderson Hurley.

Grandmother of Amani Thomas.

Niece of Naomi, Ruth, David and Morris Hurley and Norma Alleyne.

Aunt of Anderson Watts, Natalie Harewood, Emmerson Hurley, Nickolette Bryan and many others.

Relative of the Young and Pilgrim families.

Friend of Floyd Cadogan, Wayne Franklin, George Bennett, Quinzel Tudor, Sherry Cumberbatch, Beverley Browne and many others.

The funeral of Esther Patricia Hurley leaves Keith Jones Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Tuesday 9th April 2019 at 12:00 noon for Christ the King Anglican Church, Rock Dundo, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:30 p.m. for a service of thanksgiving. The cortege will then proceed to Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

The organist and members of the church choir are asked to attend.

Floral tributes may be sent to Keith Jones Funeral Home no later than 11.30a.m. on Tuesday.

Visitation will take place in the Chapel of Keith Jones Funeral Home from 4.30p.m. until 6.30p.m. on Monday.

Condolences can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Of #31 Ashton Hall, St. Peter. Former employee of the National Housing Corporation and Past President of North Stars Cultural & Social Club.

Husband of Hyacinth Moore of the Central Bank of Barbados.

Son of Ianthe Moore and the late Ivan Moore.

Brother of Urlene, Rudolph, Slyvian and Whitfield Moore, Saleta Moore-Depeiza, Monica Springer, Doriel Brome, Vida Rock, Oswald Harris, Timothy Husbands of the U.K., the late Evadney Jackman and Gerald Husbands.

Uncle of Diane Harris, Richard Moore and many others.

Cousin of Colvin Boyce, Ralph Harris and many others.

Brother-in-law of Cleone and Phyllis Moore, Chesley Rock, Tracie Greenidge, Ervin and Pearson Bowen and many others.

Relative of the Harris, Cadogan, O’Neale, Gilkes and Boyce families.

Friend of Beverley Best, Michael Worrell, Leonard Brome, Wayne Yearwood, Lamonte Addison, Tyrone Griffith - Commissioner of Police, the late Dennis Babb and many others.

The funeral of Godfrey Chesterfield Moore leaves Earl’s Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy, on Saturday, April 13th at 8:00 a.m. for St. Lucy Parish Church, Near Nestfield, St. Lucy, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. for the Service of Thanksgiving and the interment

The organist is asked to attend.

Floral tributes may be sent to Earl’s Funeral Home no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday.

The body will repose for viewing at North Stars Cultural and Social Club from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Friday 12th, April.

Condolences can be made online at www.earlsfuneralhome.com or visit us on Facebook.

Crawford, Miriam

Also known as “Doo Doo”, formerly of Bibby’s Lane, St. Michael. Former employee of West Indies Records Ltd and Applewaite Factory.

Wife of the late Elkanah Crawford.

Mother of Olene Sargeant, Macmaclone and Phyllistine Nicholls and Eucline Crawford.

Grandmother of Verstine, Mayleen, Onita and William Sargeant, Debbie and Tianna Nicholls, Tracey Sealy, Janelle and Nadia Bates and Stephen Bryan.

Great-Grandmother of nine.

Aunt of Eunice Worrell, Eudine Lynch and Monica Nicholls.

Friend of Wendy Barrow and many others.

The funeral of Miriam Crawford leaves Lyndhurst Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Friday, April 12th , 2019 for St. Matthew’s Anglican Church, Jackmans, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 4:00 p.m. for the service and interment.

Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 1:00 p.m. on Friday.

The body will repose in the Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel, Lyndhurst Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 11th, 2019.

Condolences may be sent to www.lyndhurstfuneralhome.com        

Age 73, of Good Intent, Ellerton, St. George and formerly of St. Leonard’s Gap, Westbury Road, St. Michael – Well-known Baker of Swing Time Bakery.

Son of the late Carmen Williams and Leo Jones.

Widower of Claris Jones.

Father of Alan, Jermaine, the late David and Dwight Jones.

Stepfather of Yolande Springer.

Brother of Oneta, Gulstone, David Jones, Edwin Williams and the late Kelah Jones.

Relative of many.

Friend of many.

The funeral of Mozart Leon Jones leaves Anderson Funeral Home, Lower Barbarees Hill, St. Michael on Tuesday 9th April 2019 at 9:30 a.m. for Eastlyn Seventh Day Adventist Church, Cane Hill Road, Ellerton, St. George, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 11.30 a.m. for a service, a second service takes place at 2:00 p.m. at St. George Parish Church, followed by the interment.

The Organist and Choir are asked to attend.

Viewing takes place in the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home on Monday 8th April 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until 6.00 p.m. and at the Eastlyn Seventh Day Adventist Church, Cane Hill Road, Ellerton, St. George from 10:30 a.m. until the start of the service on Tuesday 9th April, followed by another viewing at 1:00 p.m. at St. George Parish Church.

Floral arrangements may be sent to Anderson Funeral Home no later than 9.00 a.m. on Tuesday.

Condolences may be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Age 29, of Bridgefield St. Thomas - Mechanic of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security.

Son of Juel and Richard Jones.

Father of Naomi Holder-Jones.

Grandson of Gloria Ifill and the late Dunstan and Doreen Jones.

Brother of Paul, Lana, Greg, Chris and Amanda Jones.

Cousin of Renee and William Ifill, Omar Harris, Allison and Anderson Hall, Christine Best, Julie Jones and many others.

Uncle of Alaina Jones, Kenrick Hinkson, Taliya, Jamar, Jayla, Ciara and Tyler Jones.

Nephew of Hal and Kathy-Ann Ifill, Lionel Harris, Bishop Nigel Harris, Norma Boyce, Wendy Christmas, Jennifer Murray, David, George and Ronald Jones.

Godson of Michael Searles.

Relative of the Ifill, Boyce, Jones, Murray, Goddard and Leacock families.

Special-Friend of Nicolette Harris.

Friend of Marlon Carter and family, Police Constable - Sean Boyce, Gregory Broome and many others.

The funeral of Brent Allan Jones leaves the Serenity Chapel of Two Sons Funeral Home, Stadium Road, Bush Hall, St. Michael on Monday 8th April 2019 at 2:00 p.m. for The Holy Innocents Anglican Church, Ashford, St. Thomas, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for A Home Going Service and Interment

The Organist and Members of the Choir are asked to attend.

Floral arrangements can be sent to the Serenity Chapel of Two Sons Funeral Home no later than 1:45 p.m. on Monday.

Viewing of the body will take place in the Serenity Chapel of Two Sons Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday 7th April.

Condolences can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Age of 77,also known as “Poor Boy” or “Dixie”, of Greens, St. George. Retired Driver of the Sanitation Service Authority.

Son of the late Fedrica and Archibald Padmore.

Beloved-Husband of Grace Padmore.

Father of Carson Moore of the Transport Board, Rev. Steve Moore of Iron Pillar Ministries, Lynza Padmore of Pommarine Hotel, Junney Padmore of the Ministry of Education, Ricky Padmore of the Sanitation Service Authority, Patronella Smith of the U.K. and Vanisha Vanterpool of the British Virgin Islands.

Stepfather of Rosalyn Magowan of the U.K.

Grandfather of Gavin, Kelly-ann, Nakeshia, Sade, Micah, Brent, Krystal, Akeem, Shem, Jose, Lydia, Atara, Lashauna, Latisia, Leanna, Vernon and Christopher.

Great-Grandfather of eleven.

Brother of Gwendolyn Padmore, Celestine Parris, Venesteen Parris and Winifred Sobers of the U.K., the late Ruby Hoyte, Coral Gittens and Stanley Padmore.

Uncle of Marlene Padmore-Prescod, Merlene, Jacqueline, Patricia, Leslie, Victor, Melvin and Sherry Padmore, Carmen Ottley, Waple Hoyte, Lolita Pinder, Maureen Gittens and Andrea Prescod.

Great-Uncle of many.

Relative of the Padmore and Pinder families.

A service of worship and thanksgiving for the life of James Christopher Padmore takes place on Friday, 12th April at 2:00 p.m. at the Cottage New Testament Church of God, where relatives and friends are asked to meet The cortege will then proceed to St. Jude’s Cemetery for the interment.

Floral tributes may be delivered to Two Sons Funeral Home no later than 12:30 p.m. on Friday.

The body will repose for viewing at the New Testament Church of God Greens St George from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, 11th April.

Online tributes to the family may be sent to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Funeral arrangements entrusted to: CountrySide Funeral Services Martins Bay St John

Jackman, Linley

Also known as  “Pile”, of Checker Hall, St. Lucy.

Son of the late Conrad and Viola Jackman.

Father of Catherine Coombs and Sharon Osbourne.

Grandfather of Kendra Coombs, Kevyn Payne and Zakira Osbourne.

Brother of Thelma Jordan of the U.S.A., Lelia Griffith and Maureen Jackman of Canada, Shirlene Thorington, Rochelle Cadogan, Patsy and Pauline Lashley, Alpha, John, St. Clair, Earl and Pierson Jackman, the Late Beverley and David Corbin, Robert Jackman and Henderson Lashley.

Uncle of many.

Cousin of many.

Friend of many.

Relative of the Alleyne families of Connell Town and Bank Hall, Corbin and Sobers family of Checker Hall and the Jackman family of Rose Hill.

The funeral of Linley Jackman leaves Griffith & Sons Funeral Home, Fustic Village, St. Lucy on Friday April 12th, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. for the Checker Hall Seventh Day Adventist Church, Checker Hall, St. Lucy, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at.10:00 a.m. for a Service of Thanksgiving. The cortege will then proceed to St. James Cemetery for burial.

Flowers may be sent to Griffith & Sons Funeral Home not later than 8:15 a.m. on Friday.

Viewing of the body takes place at Griffith & Sons Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday April 11th, 2019

Condolences to the family may be directed toThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Age 87, better known as “Rita”, of Weston, St. James. Retired Ancillary worker of the Barbados Fire Service; Member of the St. Albans Mother’s Union and the Church Army.

Wife of the late Melbourne Richards.

Mother of Blair Richards of the Barbados Fire Service.

Sister of Olwin and Clarence Oswald Drakes.

Aunt of David Denny, Aniss Robinson, Elsa Prescod, Sandra Clinton and Grantley Anderson Beckles of Anderson Funeral Home.

Grandmother of Stephanie and Rhea Richards.

Great Grandmother of Zane Leacock.

Sister-In-Law of Laney Drakes.

Relative of the Drakes, Richards and Griffith families.

Friend of The St. Albans Mother’s Union and the Church Army, Mary Butcher, Harriet Eversley, Myrtle Francis, Wendy Alleyne and many others.

The funeral of Euretha Leotta Richards nee Drakes leaves Anderson Funeral Home, Lower Barbarees Hill, St. Michael on Monday 8th April 2019 at 12:00 noon for the St. Albans Anglican Church, Lower Carlton, St. James where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the St. James Cemetery for the interment.

The Organist and members of the choir are asked to attend.

Floral arrangements may be sent to Anderson Funeral Home no later than 11.00 a.m. on Monday.

Viewing of the body will be held in the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home from 4:30 p.m. until 6.30 p.m. on Sunday 7th April 2019, and from 1.00 p.m. until the start of the service on Monday 08th April 2019.  

Condolences may be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Of Reece Road, Britton’s Hill, St. Michael.

Husband of Jasmine Browne.

Father of Steve Coward, Joyann King, Dave, Roger, Adrian and the late Hamilton Gooding.

Grandfather of Malik, Micah and Malachi Gooding and Neriyah King.

Father-in-law of Lynne, Patricia, Selena and Stephen.

Uncle of George Browne and Darcy Jones.

Relative of the Browne, Brathwaite, Gooding and Greenidge families.

Close Friend of Jeffrey Austin.   

The funeral of Halman Urbian Browne leaves Lyndhurst Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Tuesday, April 09, 2019 for James Street Methodist Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home, no later than 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday.

Condolences may be sent to www.lyndhurstfuneralhome.com

Age 100, of Ashdeane Village, Black Rock, St. Michael.

Widow of Rufus Theophilus Hurley.

Mother of Joyce Blackman and Andrella Hurley.

Sister of the late George, Whitford and Ruben Simmons and Matilda Gibbs.

Mother-in-law of the late Philip Blackman - former N.P.O. of Geriatric Hospital.

Grandmother of Patrick Blackman - Immigration Officer of the Immigration Department, Shirley-Ann Blackman - Nurse of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Joy-Ann Blackman - Life Underwriter of Sagicor Life, and Dr. Stacey Blackman - Lecturer of the University of the West Indies.

Aunt of Norma Cadogan, Linda French and Ricardo and Shirley Gibbs all of the U.S.A., Eric Lythcott of the U.K., Eldridge and Jim Gibbs, Lorraine Marshall, Grantley, Trevor, Timothy and Cheryl Simmons, Esther Powlett and Alexis Jordan-Collymore.

Cousin of the Rochester, Hunte, Harris and the Mounter families.

Friend of many.

The funeral of Lucille Delacey Hurley née Simmons leaves Keith Jones Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Wednesday 10th, April 2019 at 8:30 a.m. for St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Black Rock Main Road, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. for a service of thanksgiving, followed by the interment in the churchyard.

The organist and members of the church choir are asked to attend.

Floral tributes may be sent to Keith Jones Funeral Home no later than 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday.

Visitation will take place in the Chapel of Keith Jones Funeral Home from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Condolences can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Age 57, affectionately known as “I-va” or “Bakerman”, of Cummins Road, Britton’s Hill, St. Michael.

Son of the late Maria Coombes and Joseph Clarke.

Brother of Caroline Coombes-Morrison, Coreen and Adrian Coombes all of the U.S.A., the late Victor, Keith and Veronica Coombes.

Uncle of Natasha, David, Vanessa, Shawn, Tanya, Corey and Kadrian Coombes all of the U.S.A.

Nephew of Gouldbourne Lynch, the late Daphne Coombes, Valdie Murphy and Lawrence Walkes.

Cousin of Margo Watson, Elsa Clarke, Betty Alleyne, Winston and Judica Walkes, Christopher, Egland and Silvon Murphy.

Relative of the Coombes, Clarke and Murphy families.

Friend of Bridgette Spooner and Sophia Jones.

The Service of Thanksgiving of Trevor Joseph Coombes will take place on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of St. John Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy, where relatives and friends are asked to meet. The cortege will then proceed to St. James Cemetery for the interment.

Wreaths may be delivered to St. John Funeral Home not later than 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019.

Viewing of the body will take place in the Chapel of St. John Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 from 12:00 noon until the start of the service.

Fond remembrances and condolences to the family may be directed to:

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