OBITUARIES F - J (523)

Age 64, of Lot 61 Vauxhall Gardens, Christ Church. Teacher of Arthur Smith Primary School. Former Teacher of Milton Lynch Primary School and Belmont Primary School.

Husband of Deborah Grant.

Son of Weston Grant and the late Carmen Foster-Grant.

Father of Trisha Grant of the Barbados Revenue Authority and Nekeisha Grant.

Step-Father of Shawn and Raymond Thorpe.

Grandfather of Ty’che and Thierry Grant.

Brother of Valance Foster and June Grant-Sands - both of the U.S.A., Trevor Grant and Wendell Foster.

Uncle of: Shannon Sands of the U.S.A. and many others.

Brother-in-law of Yvonne and Pastor Anthony Carter and many others.

Relative of the Grant, Foster and Thorpe families.

Friend of Alonzo Gill, Ian Marshall, Mr. Nurse, Mr. Bynoe, Sandra Holder, Principal Hoyte, the Staff and Pupils of Arthur Smith Primary School and many others.

The funeral of Anthony Decarlo Grant leaves Anderson Funeral Home, Lower Barbarees Hill, St. Michael on Thursday, January 10th, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. for Abundant Life Assembly, Haynes Hill, Bank Hall, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. for the Service. The cortege will then proceed to the Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the interment.

Tributes will commence at 12:30 p.m.

Floral arrangements may be sent to Anderson Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Thursday.

Viewing of the body will be held in the Chapel of Anderson Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. today Wednesday and 12:00 noon until the start of the service.

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

Arthur Adolph Grant, age 84, of Frere Pilgrim, Christ Church, Former merchant seaman of the Harrison Line, Husband of the late Gwendolyn Grant, Father of Donna Cox-West of the U.S.A. and Michael Peterkin, Brother of Elizabeth ‘Talita’ Higgins of the U.K. and the late Michael Grant, Grandfather of Alisa and Brian Cox-West and Keiron Mahon, Uncle of David, Judith and the late Lawrence Higgins, Cousin of Margaret, Basil and Betty Grant, Relative of many, Friend of Joyce Grant, Muriel and Quenin Niles, Claire Scott, Michael Callender, Maurice Norville, Tim Lashley and the Frere Pilgrim community


The funeral of Arthur Adolph Grant, leaves Tudor’s Funeral Home, The Ivy, St. Michael on Thursday, October 11th, 2018, at 8:45 a.m. for the St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church, Jemmotts Lane, St. Michael, 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.


The organist is asked to attend.


Flowers may be sent to Tudor’s Funeral Home, no later than 8:30 a.m. on Thursday.


The body will repose for viewing in the Chapel of Tudor’s Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018.


Condolences to the family of Arthur Adolph Grant may be posted online at www.tudorsfuneralhome.com.

Darnley McDonald Grant, age 77, Chef of Rendezvous Terrace, Christ Church, Son of the late Elsie King and St. Clair Straker, Husband of Etwin Grant, Father of Gregory and Marita Jude, Anthony Mitchell, Gary and Andrew Grant, Grandfather of Jaden and Joshua Grant, Brother of Doreen Hall of the U.S.A., Charles and Errol Grant, Uncle of Alexander, Rodney, Heather and Nicholas Grant, Roy Hughes, Karyn Bovell, the late Ralph and Marcia Grant, Great Uncle of Rushawn Grant, Margaret Sealy and Chris Hughes, Cousin of many, Father-in-law of Pamela Grant, Brother-in-law of Kelbert Hall of the U.S.A. and Roslyn Grant, Relative of Dunlow Grant and the Grant families of St. Matthias, Christ Church, Friend of Winston Bynoe, Latoya Jackman, Ashley G and Marlyn Pompey.

The funeral of Darnley McDonald Grant leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St Michael on Monday, August 21st, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. for Abundant Life Assembly, Haynes Hill, Bank Hall, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The funeral will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 12:00 noon on Monday

Eswick Winfield Grant, age 84, of Upper Weston, St James and formerly of Canada, Son of the late FitzGerald and Evelyn Grant, Husband of Elsie Grant née Drakes, Father of Maurice and Derek Grant both of Canada, David and Denise Grant and the late Karl Grant, Grandfather of five, Great Grandfather of nine, Brother of Eunice McIntosh of Trinidad, Uncle of many, Brother-in- law of Wilton and Frank Drakes,

Relative of the Grant and Thompson families, Friend of many


The funeral of Eswick Winfield Grant leaves St. John Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 at 12:00 noon for The Garden Church of God, Reid Road, The Garden, St. James, 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 St. James Cemetery for the interment.


Wreaths may be delivered to St. John Funeral Home not later than 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.

The body will repose for viewing in the Chapel of St. John Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017.


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Eswick Winfield Grant, age 84, of Upper Weston, St James and formerly of Canada, Son of the late FitzGerald and Evelyn Grant, Husband of Elsie Grant née Drakes, Father of Maurice and Derek Grant both of Canada, David and Denise Grant and the late Karl Grant, Grandfather of five, Great Grandfather of nine, Brother of Eunice McIntosh of Trinidad, Uncle of many, Brother-in- law of Wilton and Frank Drakes, Relative of the Grant and Thompson families, Friend of many


The funeral of Eswick Winfield Grant leaves St. John Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 at 12:00 noon for The Garden Church of God, Reid Road, The Garden, St. James, 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 St. James Cemetery for the interment.


Wreaths may be delivered to St. John Funeral Home not later than 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.

The body will repose for viewing in the Chapel of St. John Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017.


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Frank Overton Grant, age 83, of Salmonds, St Lucy, Son of the late Fred and Daphne Grant, Husband of Barbara Grant, Father of Diana, Tony and Barry Grant and Vaper Archer, Stepfather of Maria of the U.K., Grandfather of Thomas and Rebecca Grant, Joel Archer, Asher and Joshua, Brother of Icilma Marshall of the U.S.A., Anthony Grant and the late Aubrey Grant, Uncle of seven, Brother in law of Joyce Grant, Relative of the Grant, Bryan and Yearwood families, Friend of Linda Forde, Martin and Douglas Broome, Randy Bowen, Trevor Hinds and the Norville family..

The funeral of Frank Overton Grant leaves St. John Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy, on Thursday, March 09th 2017 at 1:45 p.m. for St. Lucy’s Parish Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for the Service of Thanksgiving followed by the interment in the churchyard.

The Organist is asked to attend.

Wreaths may be delivered to St. John Funeral Home no later than 1:30 p.m. on Thursday March 9th March 2017.


The body will repose for viewing in the Chapel of St. John Funeral Home, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8th 2017.


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Muriel Minerva Grant née Jordan, age 89, of Brooklyn, U.S.A. and formerly of Goodland, St. Michael, Widow of Clyde Grant, Devoted-Mother of Marcia Jordan of Canada and Winston ’Junior’ Sargeant of the U.S.A., Sister of McCormick and Frederick Jordan, Aunt of Yvonne Blackman, Beverley Dixon, Rosetta Benjamin, Merville, Neville and Henderson Holmes and the late Eunice Jemmott, Great-Aunt of Curtis Jemmott, Cheryl Angevin, Kathy-Ann Bushell, Keith Blackman and eight others, Relative of the Catlyn family of St. Andrew, Friend of the Applewhaite family of Goodland, St. Michael

The funeral of Muriel Minerva Grant née Jordan leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Thursday, December 21st, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. for the Chapel of Westbury Cemetery, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. for the service, followed by interment.


The Chapel Organist is asked to attend.


Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 21st, 2017.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017.

Condolences may be sent to: www.downesandwilson.com

Affectionately known as “Murie”, of Boston, U.S.A. and formerly of Bowling Alley, St. Joseph.

Wife of Edwin Phillips.

Mother of Cheryl Jemmott, Gloria Padmore, Carol Cumberbatch, Mona Phillips, Desmond, Theophilus, Beverley, Dolores and Roger Grant.

Grandmother of twenty-two.

Great-Grandmother of sixteen.

Sister of Arnold, Winifield, Johnathan Grant, Joyce, Loretta, William and Percy Morris.

Relative of Grant, Morris, Cox, Knight and Mascoll families.                                                                                                                                                                          

A memorial service for Almyra Muriel Grant-Phillips takes place on Friday 1st February, 2019 at St. Anne’s Anglican Church, Parris Hill, St Joseph, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 4:00 p.m. for the service of Thanksgiving.

Age 64, better known as “May”, of Brooklyn, New York, and formerly of Seaview, St. Philip.

Daughter of the late Gerald and Olga Brathwaite.

Mother of Wladimir Pierre.

Grandmother of Dyamind Laidlow.

Sister of Llewelyn Grazette of the U.K., Winifred Gooding of the U.S.A. and Icilma Phillips.

Aunt of Nikita Husbands, Judith Griffith, Rodney Grazette and Cynthia Weekes.

Cousin of Lolita Bushelle, Amarel Robinson and Joyce Holder.

Niece of Ivy Walrond.

Sister-in-law of Sylvester Phillips and Roy Gooding.

Relative of the Grazette and Carrington families. Friend of many.

The Cremated Remains of Iva Ianthie Grazette leaves the C.H. Best Funeral Home, St. Martin, St. Philip on Thursday, November 22nd, 2018 for the Church of The Holy Trinity, Ruby, St. Philip, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for a Service of Celebration and Thanksgiving, followed by the interment in the Churchyard.

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

Floral tributes may be sent to C. H. Best Funeral Home no later than 1:00 p.m. on Thursday.

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

Grazette, Mary

Mary Grazette, age 93, of Rouen Road, Belle Gully, St. Michael and formerly of 7th Avenue New Orleans, St. Michael, Sister of the late Beryl Nicholls, Madaline and William Grazette, 

Aunt of Reverend Leroy Nicholls of Canada, Reginald Nicholls, Phyllis Deane and Hazel Blackett, Sonia, Arlene and Diana Grazette and many others, Great Aunt of many,
Relative of the Grazette and Nicholls families, Friend of June Branch, Coral Headley and the Burke family and many others


A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Mary Grazette takes place on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at the Church of God, Chapman Street, St. Michael, where
relatives and friends are asked to meet, followed by the interment in the Westbury Cemetery.


Flowers may be sent to E. Pamela Small Funeral Home, “The Lawns”, Vauxhall, Christ Church, on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 before 7:30 a.m., or may be delivered to the Church
of God, Chapman Street, St. Michael before the start of service.

Visitation takes place in the Chaple of E. Pamela Small Funeral Home, “The Lawns”, Vauxhall, Christ Church from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to: E. Pamela Small Funeral Services

Age 81, of Newton Crescent, The Pine, St. Michael. Retired Linesman of the Ministry of Communications and Works.

Son of the late Hilda Grazette.

Companion of Odessa Bayley.

Father of Roger and Betty Bayley, the late William and Reuben Bayley.

Grandfather of Sanchia, Toni, William, Rudi and Alando Bayley, Terisha Coppin and Asher Reid.

Great-Grandfather of William Bayley .

Uncle of Eldorna Dambrine of France and three others.

Relative of the Hoyte family.

Friend of June-Ann and Anthony Burrowes, Cecilia Nurse, Grace Archer and Dennis Neblett.

A Thanksgiving Service for the life and work of Roy Wesley Grazette takes place on Tuesday January 22nd, 2019 at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Bay Street, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10.00 am. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.      

The Organist and members of the Church Choir are kindly asked to attend.

The body will repose for viewing on Tuesday from 9.00 am until the start of the service during which time floral tributes will be accepted.

Monetary donations toward the upkeep of the Church be gratefully appreciated.

Final arrangements are in the care and trust of Jo-Anne Jones Funeral Services And Pre-Arrangement Centre Ltd., “Clovelly”, Welches, Christ Church.

Alvin Owen Greaves, of Maynard's Development, St. Peter, Retired Teacher of The Coleridge and Parry School, Loving Husband of Margo Greaves, Cherished Father of Saphyre Greaves, Devoted Son of Stella Greaves, Brother of Michael and Pamela Greaves, Bentley and Beulah Hinds, Alvina Skeete, Evans Morris and Wendy Stevenson, Uncle of Jabari, Deronne and Jamaal Greaves, Fabian Hinds and Sylvester Walrond, Nephew of Michael, Mickey and Agatha Greaves and Lucille Lashley, Son-in-Law of Hazel McCaskie, Cousin of Icilma, Lydia, Morris and Herwood Springer, Karl Greaves, Kim Stoute and many others, Brother-in-Law of Melda Greaves, Shirley Hinds, Lynden, Derek and Sherwood McCaskie, Relative of the Springer, Bowen, Gill and Greaves families, Friend of Hadley Hinds, William Woodruffe, Rolph Gilkes, Lewiston Moore, Dr. Myrna Hinkson, Evadne Briggs, Joan Austin ,the Headley, Small and Clement families………………

The funeral of Alvin Owen Greaves leaves the Christovel Tyrell Chapel of North Eastern Funeral Home, Mount View Drive, St. Lucy, on Saturday at 7:15 a.m. for St. Peter's Anglican Church, Speightstown, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 9:30 a.m. for the thanksgiving service. The cortege will then proceed to Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Hall, St. Peter for the interment.

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

Flowers may be delivered to Fern Greaves Funeral Services, Mount View Drive, St. Lucy no later than 7:00 a.m. on Saturday.

Viewing of the body takes place in the Chapel of North Eastern Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Friday.

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

Andrew Reginald Greaves, age 57, Joiner of 2nd Avenue, Goodland, St. Michael, Son of the late Rosaline and Grafton Greaves, Brother of Eleanor, Heather and Maurice Greaves, Uncle of Roger Jones, Reece and Renique Greaves, Nephew of Darnley Greaves, Cousin of Winston, Anthony, Eric, Glyne, Trevor and Al Worrell, Joy Lavine and many others, Relative of the Greaves, Worrell, Griffith and Taylor families, Friend of Wohan, Kamal, Michael, Danny and many others.

The funeral of Andrew Reginald Greaves leaves Paramount Funeral Home, Upper Hindsbury Road, St. Michael on Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. for the Harvest Bible Chapel, Goodland Main Road, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the Service of Praise and Thanksgiving. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.


Flowers may be sent to Paramount Funeral Home no later than 12:15 p.m. on Thursday.


Viewing takes place in the Chapel of Paramount Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday.


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

Age 29, of Grape Hall, St. Lucy.

Son of Amelia and Anthony Babb.

Brother of Jamar, Stefon and Dashawn Greaves.

Nephew of Jennifer Griffith, Ricky and Cassandra Greaves, Ryan and Michelle Broomes.

Great Nephew of Rev. Stephen Strickland.

Uncle of Kiara, Jayla and Layla.

Cousin of Asha, Jalecia, Paul, Damian and many others.

Relative of the Greaves, Griffith, Babb and Skinner families.

The funeral of Dario Ramon Greaves leaves Earl’s Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy, on Wednesday, September 26th at 9:00 a.m. for The Chapel of Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 11:00 a.m. for the Service of Thanksgiving. A private cremation will be held immediately after the service.

The organist is asked to attend.  

No flowers and no mourning colors by special request.

Tributes commence at 10:30 a.m.

Relatives and friends can visit in the chapel of Earl’s Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy to reflect the memories of Dario Ramon Greaves from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

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

Edwin O’neil Greaves, age 54, affectionately known as “John Greaves”, of Eastbourne #1, St Philip, former Employee of Armstrong Agencies, Son of the late Errol and Sylvia Greaves, Brother of Luther Whittaker, Wendy Forde, Owen of the U.S.A., Michael, Bloyd, Derrick of the U.K. and Harriet Greaves, Uncle of Dawn Corbin Barbados Public Workers’ Co-operative Credit Union Limited, Martin Whittaker, Henderson Skinner, Rashaun Greaves of the U.S.A., Troy Greaves of Robert Manufacturing, Patricia Callender, Stacy Marshall, Michael Maynard, Natasha Williams, Troy Boyce, Sophia Downes, Sharon and Sonia Maynard, Samantha and many others, Cousin of Geoffrey, Clifton, Alwyn and Adrian Gooding, Thelma Forde, Geraldine and Nancy Blackman and many others, Nephew of Leon, Donald and John Whittaker, Relative of the Blackman, Greaves, Gooding, Grazettes, Brathwaite, Greenidge, King, Whittaker families and many others, Friend of Louis Clarke, Mr. Edghill, Kenrick White, Timmy Edghill and many others

The funeral of Edwin O’Neil Greaves leaves the Belmont Funeral Home, Belmont Road, St. Michael on Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 1:45 p.m. for the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for the service, followed by the interment.

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

Floral arrangements may be sent to the Belmont Funeral Home no later than 1:15 p.m. on Friday.

Viewing of the body will take place at the Belmont Funeral Home from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Of 90 Caribbean Drive Heywoods Estates, St Peter. Former Deputy General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union, Parliamentary Representative for St. Lucy and retired High Commissioner for Barbados to Canada.

Son of the late Elon and Ira Greaves.

Husband of Francilia.

Father of Stacey Greaves-Walcott and Laura-Lynn Greaves-Letellier.

Grandfather of Maya, Anya and Olivia Walcott.

Father-in-law of Adrian Walcott and Julien Letellier.

Brother of Norma Griffith, Dorothy Belgrave, Evadne and Christopher Rollock, Mavis Yearwood, Esther, Mildred, Oliver, Morgan, Maurice, David and Michael Greaves, and Dulcie Bowen the late  Gloria and Rensford Greaves.

Brother-in-law of Audrey Rollock, George Griffith, Marcia, Perlene, Marion, Patrene, Sandra Greaves, William, Michael, David and Kenneth Hunte, Monica Greaves and Nicole Quinlan and the late Shurland Bowen.

Uncle of Rawle, Charles, Francine, Victoria Greaves, Susanne and Wayne Griffith.

Cousin of David Bowen, the Bowen and Boyce families and many others.

The funeral service of Edward Evelyn Greaves, G.C.M will take place on Saturday, October 06th, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Lucy’s Parish Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet. The cortege will then proceed to the St Clement’s Churchyard, St. Clement’s, St Lucy for the interment.

The organist and member of the choir are asked to attend.

Floral arrangements may be sent to the Belmont Funeral Home no later than 7:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Tribute will commence at 9:00 a.m. 

The body of Edward Evelyn Greaves G.C.M leaves the Belmont Funeral Home at 1:45 p.m. for a viewing and memorial service at the St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Cathedral, Jemmott’s Lane, St Michael at 3:00 p.m. on Friday October 05th, 2018. 

  • If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain: If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain.