GOODING – SHIRLEY MARILYN, aged 83, late of My Lords Hill, St Michael and formerly of Evelyn Land, St Philip, Sayers Court, Christ Church, entered into rest on January 23, 2023.
Daughter of the late Beatrice and Siebert King;
Wife of the late Garnet Gooding;
devoted Mother of Gale Gooding (Media Resource Department – Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training); Valance Gooding formerly of (COT Holdings); Jan Gooding (QEH); Egan Gooding (Barbados Parliament); Fern Lewis (BIDC); Greig Gooding (QEH).
Loving Grandmother of Jason; Nicholas (Abovo); Rachad (Island Care Ambulance Service); Shannon (Viral Nation Intl.); Thandiwé, Yohancé, Aaliyah and Alexis Gooding.
Great Grandmother of Tachad Forde, Janaia Gooding-Elcock; Nairobi Gooding;
adopted daughter Marketa Layne, son Terrence Grimes and grand-daughter Zariah Bourne.
Sister of Patricia Breedy and the late Lillian Walcott; Yvonne Butcher; Bertram Rawlins; Cecil Clarke; Aileen Clarke; Oswald King; Donald King and Harvey King.
Aunt of Lemuel Rawlins (Attorney-at-Law); Senator John King; Shelly King; Grace Walcott-Grimes (USA); Lena Walcott; Judy Butcher; Basil Butcher; Marcia Clarke-Toppin; Stephanie Clarke; Brenda Fenty; Jacqueline Franklin; Andrea Belle; Tony King; Sandra Clarke-Philips; Delvin King (UK); Shirley King (UK); Betty Haynes and Juliette Haynes.
Mother-in-Law of Leanne Gooding and Lana Gooding (USA).
Sister-in-Law of George Breedy; Audrey Massiah (USA); Monica King and Marion King.
Cousin of Anthony Alleyne, Hartley Alleyne and Garvey Ince (USA) and many others.
Dear Friend of Rupert Alleyne (USA); Pamela Daniel; Attendant Chinere Bourne; Melinda Andrews.
Relative of the King, Rawlins, Clarke, Reid, Butcher, Walcott, Grimes, Haynes, Fenty, Franklyn, Belle, Alleyne and Philips families.
A service of celebration and thanksgiving will be held on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at Moriah Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Rawlins Road, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. The cortege will then proceed to Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday. The body of the late Shirley Marilyn Gooding will repose in the Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel, Lyndhurst Funeral Home on Monday, February 6, 2023 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
The family invites you to view the live streaming of the service; to view, please click here