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Yvette Collins May 27, 2024

Date of Funeral

April 10, 2024

Collins: Yvette Lyon aged 73 of Bagatelle Terrace, St. James; retired Clerk of DaCosta & Co and former cashier of Jordan’s Supermarket.

 Daughter of Joyce Prescod and the late Clyde Headley;

Stepdaughter of Herbert Prescod;

Wife and soulmate of Hallam Collins;

Beloved mother of Natalie Collins (Teacher at The Ellerslie School) and Jason Collins (Fire & Life Safety Officer, Barbados Fire Service);

Grandmother of Ariah and Nova;

Sister of Alexis, Cheryl, John, Raymond and Andrew Prescod (UK), June Harper, Francine Thompson and many others;

Aunt of many;

Great aunt of many;

Cousin of Cynthia and Diana Goodridge;

Sister-in-Law of Owen and Ruth Collins;

Relative of the Collins and Sandiford families;

Lifelong friend of Marcia and Amy;

Friend of Ena, Francine, Ruby, Eslyn, Jean and many others.


The funeral of the late Yvette Lyon Collins leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Wednesday, April 10, 2024 for Paynes Bay Methodist Church, St. James where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10 a.m. for the service.

Interment at the St. James cemetery, will follow.


The organist is kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 10, 2024 no later than 7 a.m.


Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Tuesday, April 9, 2024 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.


Condolences may be sent to: www.downesandwilson.com


  1. REPLY
    Don & Brenda Gray says

    Dear Prescod Family,

    It was with great sadness that we learned of Yvette’s passing. Please accept our heartfelt condolences and we hope that in a small way they help through these trying times. May God strengthen and comfort you and give you his peace at this difficult time.

    “Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” – Isaiah 41:10

    On behalf of the Woodside Home Group (UK)

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