David Holford

DAVID ANTHONY JEROME HOLFORD, aged 82, of No. 6 Lodge Hill Wood, Lodge Hill, St. Michael, entered peacefully into rest on May 30, 2022. Founding Member of the Cricket Legends of Barbados, Captain of the Barbados Cricket Team in the 1970’s and Former Captain and President of the Spartan Cricket Club.
Son of the late Leon and Enid Holford.
Beloved Husband of Marva.
Father of Marc Anthony.
Grandfather of David Eduardo.
Brother of Joan Leslie, Kenneth, Michael and the late Patricia Holford (all of Canada).
Brother-in-law of Joan and Myrna Holford (both of Canada), Patricia Taitt and Wendy Yarde (both of the USA).
Father-in-law of Yomahira Sinclair (Panama).
Cousin of The Right Excellent Sir Garfield Sobers, Cecil Sobers and Elise Crane (USA).
Uncle of Ingrid, Kay, David, Richard, Kenny and Kevin (all of Canada), Carol (Bermuda) and June.
The funeral service for the late David Anthony Jerome Holford will take place on Thursday, June 09, 2022 at the Chapel at Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m., followed by the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home, no later than 11:30 a.m. on Thursday. Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Cricket Legends of Barbados, Fontabelle, St. Michael, on Wednesday, June 08, 2022 from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.
All COVID-19 protocols will be in effect.

The family invites you to view the live streaming of the service; to view, please click here.

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Jun 09 2022


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: Europe/Stockholm
  • Date: Jun 09 2022
  • Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens
Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens
Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, Barbados

Funeral Director

Russell Griffith
Russell Griffith
(246) 426-4170

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Hartley Dottin Hartley Dottin wrote on June 9, 2022 at 3:51 pm
My deepest and sincere sympathy to Marva, Marc, the Holfords on this great loss.
May you be consoled and strengthened that the footprints and example of "Tony's" life will be etched forever on the landscape of Barbados.

May be now rest peaceably,
Molly A Best Molly A Best wrote on June 9, 2022 at 7:29 am
May the spirit of the Lord go before you to bless and console ALL. Know that you are enfolded in God's love and be comforted. May David Rest in Eternal Peace. Amen
Sherry-Anne Felix Sherry-Anne Felix wrote on June 6, 2022 at 10:51 am
To the family of the late David Holford, we extend our deepest sympathies to you during this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

You can reach us at:
Email: purposewithhope@gmail.com
Church: Grace Bible Church, Paddock Road, St. Michael
Tel.no.: 250-0192
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