The Barbados Labour Party has lost a key elder.
David Joey Harper who served in the past as the Chief Executive Officer of the BLP has died.
CBC News was informed that he passed away Sunday night.
He was 75 years old.
Minister of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs Cynthia Forde, remembers Joey as he was fondly known as a politician, social worker and activist and advocate for the disabled.
She has extended condolences to the Harper family.