Gloria Elaine Alleyne B.S.M.
Sunrise: November 4, 1940 Sunset: August 30, 2021
Of Enterprise, Christ Church; member of Hawthorne Methodist Church, Barbados Labor Party, The City; Barbados Labor Party Women’s League and Barbados Labor Party, Christ Church South.
Daughter of the late Cleopatra “Baby” Headley;
Beloved wife of the late Anthony “Babb” Alleyne;
Mother of Harlen Headley (retired employee of the QEH), Ricardo and Beverley Headley (both of Canada), Jerry Headley (Barbados Port Inc) and the late Anthony “Lil Babb” Headley;
Adoptive mother of Senator Rudy Grant, J.P., Celia Lucas and Dana Hewitt;
Grandmother of Renika Griffith, Tanisha Brewster and Nishauntra Caines (both of the USA), Andre Hampden (Canada), Kerri Hampden and many others;
Great grandmother of Payten Caines, Kyrah Hampden and two others;
Sister of Clyde Headley, Margot Applewhaite and Arlette Williams;
Aunt of Sheldene Brathwaite, Dane, Krystal and Marvin Applewhaite, Trevon Stoute, Raheem Cox and two others;
Great aunt of Rashane, Rashad, Ramario, Kaiden and Dior Applewhaite, the late Barrio Brathwaite and two others;
Mother-in-Law of Judith Headley (Canada) and Judy Headley;
Sister-in-Law of Ervine Applewhaite;
Relative of Rev. Wayne Kirton, Rosita King, Rodney and Maxine Smith, Michelle Belgrave, the Alleyne, Branker, Reid, Greene, Watkins, Walcott, Bynoe, Ashby, Clinton, Wharton and Brewster families;
Special friend of Honorable Mia Amor Mottley, Q.C., M.P.; Senator Honorable Jerome Walcott, J.P.; Mr. Ralph Thorne, Q.C, M.P.; Amor Lady Mottley, Dame Billie Miller, Paul Edwards, “The Front Line Posse”, Everette Hartley, Gloria Hinds, Elaine Moore, Eleanor Griffith, Laurine Prescod, Rhonda Boyce, Angela Greene, Bernadette Walcott, Annie Burke, Dru Symmonds, Cheryl Knight, Audrey Alleyne, Shirley Evelyn, Maureen Mapp-Harris and Barbara Lightbourne (Rainbow Boutique).
The funeral for the late Gloria Elaine Alleyne B.S.M. leaves her residence at Enterprise, Christ Church on Friday, September 17, 2021 for Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church where invited relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10 a.m. for the graveside Service of Thanksgiving; followed by interment. Mourning colours are optional.
Live streaming at https://eternally-cherished.online/GloriaAlleyne
Wreaths may be sent to the Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Friday, September 17, 2021 no later than 7 a.m.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
All Covid-19 protocols must be acknowledged.