Gloria Garnett

February 1, 1942         –       April 29, 2020


GLORIA DELCINA GARNETT (née DOWNES), aged 78 years of No.41 Allens Land, Clevedale Road, Black Rock, St Michael (formerly of Marine Square, Lower Westbury Road, St. Michael). Retired Senior Officer, Barbados Postal Service and former primary school teacher.

Daughter of the late Milicent and Charles Deighton Downes

Sister of the late Lynda Brewster, Marie Downes, Doris Holmes, Dorothy Allsopp, Cameron (Kenneth) Brewster, Ralph Downes and Denville (Peter) Downes.

Aunt of Andrew and Peterson Downes, Yvette Downes, Andrew and Anthony Brewster, Veronica, Angela, Jennifer, Charles and Leon Allsopp, Debra, Carol-ann and others.

Sister-in-law of the late Eddie Holmes, Iona Downes and Maria Brewster.

Relative of the Miller, Gooding, Richards, Pelew and Gibson families.

Friend of Victor Greaves, Cordelle Bayley-Price, Pat Williams, Verna Dottin, Clarence Greenidge, Zelma Jones, Margaret Betters and many others.

Thanks to Dr Emile Mohammed, Nurse Earlena Wood and the Staff of the Barbados Dialysis Clinic Inc.

A service of thanksgiving for the late Gloria Delcina Garnett will be held on Friday, May 08, 2020 at James Street Methodist Church, where the immediate relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

Due to the Covid-19 restrictions of a maximum of 20 mourners to be in attendance,  the funeral service will be available on live stream here.

A preview will take place on  Thursday, May 07, 2020 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. in the Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel of Lyndhurst Funeral Home.



The event is finished.


May 08 2020


1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: May 08 2020
  • Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


James Street Methodist Church
The James Street Methodist Church, James Street, Bridgetown, Barbados
Russell Griffith

Funeral Director

Russell Griffith
(246) 426-4170

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Angela Downes Angela Downes wrote on May 8, 2020 at 1:55 pm
Condolences to Gloria family may her soul rest in peace and rise in glory from Downes family of Rock Hall St.Thomas
June Moore June Moore wrote on May 8, 2020 at 1:43 pm
Deepest sympathy to Andrew, Peter and family. As a Care Fund Steward at James Street Methodist Church I visited Gloria on many occasions with the Minister on duty. She was always welcoming and participated in the service. May she rest in peace.
Yolanda Marshall Yolanda Marshall wrote on May 8, 2020 at 1:02 pm
Wood family
Funeral NoticePlease note that the funeral for Marcellus Louis is on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Topic: Grieving Differently with COVID 19In this Social Work Season 2021 of Love and Loss ... Sunday March 21 takes us to a place of 'Loss'

'Ubuntu' I am because We are standing on the foundation built by Social Worker Legends. Much of today is being built on COVID 19. It has caused much delayed grief, new funeral arrangements and new fears to enter a funeral home or to touch a loved one.

To take us through this COVID 19 Grieving differently is Mr. Peter Griffith, Funeral Director of Lyndhurst Funeral Home.

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