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Josiah Parson September 9, 2020

Josiah Zeckaniah better known as “Buck” or “Shallow” of Castries Road, Cave Hill, St. Michael; former Tailor and Supervisor of Juman and Midwest Garment Factories, entered peacefully into rest on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

Partner of Gaynell Lewis;

Father of Dale Lewis;

Stepfather of Sophia Lewis-Patterson (USA);

Brother of Christobel Parson (St Vincent and the late Simeon ‘Dennis’Parson;

Uncle of many in the USA, Canada, St Vincent and Barbados;

Father-in-Law of Tammy Gaskin-Lewis;

Brother-in-Law of Marriott McCollin, Veronica Francis-Edwards and Vernetta Lewis;

Relative of the Parson, Shallow, Davis, Barthlomew and Aberdene families;

Friend of Ben Clarke (St Vincent), Springer, Leonard, Linda, Eunicey, Esther, the Smith family and many others.

The funeral of the late Josiah Zeckaniah Parson leaves Downes & Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St Michael on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. for Ebenezer Seventh Day Adventist Church, Eden Lodge, St Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1 p.m. for the service. The funeral will then proceed to the Westbury cemetery, for the interment.

Wreaths may be sent to Downes & Wilson Funeral Home, on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, no later than 11 a.m.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes & Wilson Funeral Home on Monday, September 21, 2020 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Live streaming of the service may be viewed at www.downesandwilson.com

Covid-19 protocols must be acknowledged.


  1. REPLY
    Wilmoth ABERDEEN says

    RIP uncle, may you rest in eternal peace.

  2. REPLY
    Annette says

    We offer our heartfelt sympathy to the family and close friends Selwin. May he rest in peace. He will always be lovingly remembered by us.
    The Smiths, Husbands, St. James

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