BECKLES: STAFFORD WINFIELD aged 79 better known as ‘Cape or Fox’ of 3rd Avenue Grazettes, St. Michael and formerly of Church Village, St. Philip; retired Bus Driver of Transport Board, former employee of the US Embassy and the Canadian Farm Labour Program entered peacefully into rest on Sunday, 11th August, 2019 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
Son of the late Gwendoline Beckles, and the late Lawson Clarke;
Foster son of the late Doreen Blackman;
Estranged husband of Judy Beckles;
Father of Winfield Beckles (USA), Deryck Grosvenor (Barbados Coast Guard), Judy-ann Beckles (Teacher at Mount Tabor Primary School) and Winston Francis (Child Care Board);
Grandfather of Aneisha Grosvenor, Devontè and Cassidy Francis;
Brother of Oriel Clarke, Tony, MacDonald, Peberton, Scofield and Janelle Beckles, Earl, Anstey, Trevor and Genevieve Clarke, and the late Owen and Peter Beckles;
Uncle of Cheddi Weekes, Clifton Mottley, Warren Rowe, Maria Brunelle (Canada), Tracey Thompson, Hylon Knight, Amory, Calvin, Winston, Steven, David, Roger, Dorvin and Adrian Beckles, Brittany and many others;
Cousin of Mitchinson and Brenda Beckles and many others;
Father-In-Law of Sophia Grosvenor;
Relative of the Beckles, Codrington, Marshall and Speed families;
Friend of Pauline Grosvenor, Pauline Francis, Dalton and Sheila Mayers, Sylvester Blackett, Henderson Austin, Dick Mahon, Vernese McCallister, Annette Yarde, Dave Clarke, Derrick and many others.
The Funeral for the late Stafford Winfield Beckles leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 2.15 p.m. for the St. Philip Parish Church, Church Village, St. Philip where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 4.00 p.m. for the service followed by the interment in the Churchyard.
The organist and members of the church choir are kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 12.00 noon tomorrow Thursday, August 29, 2019.