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Gweneth Holder April 17, 2021

Gweneth Eugene Holder née Barrow

Sunrise: January 19, 1936 |  Sunset: April 11, 2021

Of Mayers Road, My Lord’s Hill, St. Michael, formerly of The Glen, Bowmanston, St. John and member of Mayers Road Pentecostal Lighthouse.

Daughter of the late Leotta and Eustace Barrow;

Mother of Neville Holder, Dennis Holder (G4S) and the late Everton Shorey and Evaline Barrow-Harding;

Adoptive mother of Jaslene Hazel, Diana Layne, Geraldene McClean, Minerva Blake, Barbara Lynch, Angela Dorival, Rev. Mechelle Massiah and many others;

Grandmother of Lyndea Osford (HMP Dodds), Fabian King, Darwyn Shorey, Rhonda Harding, Leslie Hollingsworth, Jeremy Bellamy (T&T)and Tremaine Shorey;

Great grandmother of Micah, Miah, Dakarai, Ahren, Ace and Alonzo (T&T), Aleza and Maleah;

Sister of St. Clair Barrow, Rev. Gloria Howard (UK), Rev. David Barrow and Undine Mason (both of the USA), Kenneth and Alvin Barrow and the late Ruby Cave, Clyde and Fitzpatrick Barrow;

Aunt of Dr. Cathy-Ann Cave-Henry, Jason Cave, Valerie, Jennifer and Curtis (UK) and many others;

Great aunt and cousin of many;

Mother-in-law of Muriel Holder and Mavis Shorey;

Relative of the Barrow, Shorey, Welch and many others;

Friend of many.

The funeral of the late Gweneth Eugene Holder takes place on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Mayers Road Pentecostal Lighthouse, My Lord’s Hill, St. Michael; followed by the interment at St. John Parish Church Cemetery.

Wreaths may be sent to the Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Monday, April 19, 2021 no later than noon.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Sunday, April 18, 2021 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

All Covid-19 protocols must be acknowledged. 


  1. REPLY
    Karen Prescott (nee:Hazell) says

    Rest in Peace Gran, until we meet again..

    And there will be no more night
    No more pain, No more tears
    Never crying again
    And praises to the great I AM
    You will live in the light of the risen Lamb

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    Vascoll and Celia Holder says

    Rest in eternal peace Auntie, as you were peaceful in life.

    Condolences to Dr. Cave Henry and family. We are praying you through.

    Vascoll, Celia, Thalia, Molly and family

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    Patricia Baker says

    I will never forget the dedication you gave to my mother when she wasn’twell, that was the kind of person you were and for that I say thank you. Rest in peace and rise in glory.
    Patricia and family

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    Michelle Holford says

    Dearest Gran sleep in peace my darling I will miss you so much we all love you.Always in our hearts. Love Your Mi Mi. Michelle the girls and family.

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