A Private Funeral and Interment Service for MS. BARBARA ALFREDA SHEPHERD, age 77 years of #17 Columbus Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama and formerly of Nassau, New Providence will be held on Friday, September 18th, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Grand Bahama Memorial Park #2, Frobisher Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama. Officiating will be Bishop Sobig Kemp assisted by Elder Tawari Rodgers.
Precious memories will linger in the hearts of her devoted and loving daughters: Raquel Smith and Anissa Shepherd; grandchildren: Patrick, Reagan, Shavantai Smith and S’Breah Rolle; brothers: Donald, Elwood (Ashima), David (Shelly), Anthony, Lindsey and Richard Shepherd; sisters: Delores (Neville) Styles, Janet (Cecil) Dorsett, Rosamond (Franklyn) Kemp, Irene and Shirleen Shepherd; nephews: Virgil, Demetrius, Romain, Elbert, Anthony, Theron, Desiline, Jermaine, Jonn, Jerome, Richard Jr., Rashad, Vanburg, Devon, Elbert, Ivan and Anton Shepherd, Devane Evans, Adrian Styles, Trevor, Christopher, Richard, Robert and Kevin Dorsett, Clinton Kemp, Lincoln Forbes, Andre Napier, Randy and Timothy Russell; nieces: Desiree, Monique, Anishka, Ronice, Amina and Mary Shepherd, Denise Donaldson, Simona Fox, Nichole Pierre, Aleese Claridge, Simone Clarke, Racquel Chea, Antoinette Dorsett, Leonette Kemp, Philicia Brown, Ireanda Bevans, Dianne Russell, Sandra Nunez, Sheniqua Wells and Tiffany Glover; grandnephews: Ryan, Pharaoh, Tyquannie, Romain, Benoit, Fidel, Delano, Jeremiah, Joshua, Nishawn, Erin, Don and Jamal Shepherd, Lionel and Denzel Fox, Amir Spencer, Cameron Kemp, Derron Donaldson, Christopher Jacob Dorsett, Steffano Jr. and Steffon Bevans, Amari and Avion Wildgoose, Timothy Jr. and Timarco Russell, Liam Nunez, Adrian Joshua Styles Jr., Llando Chea, and Cordell Clarke; grandnieces: Meagan, Tyanne, Rasheeda, Shontee, Lashonda, Iesha and Erica Shepherd, Ramakia, Krystal, Aleshia, Nishia, and Danielle Fox, Hope, Melody and Ellie Pierre, Ella Grace Dorsett, Samia and Danquelle Donaldson, Mary Huls, Shania Bevans, T’aja Gibson, Claudia, Latisha, Ranica, Rosemary, Brandi, Aliandra, and Timerah Russell, Desiree Darville, Asya Bain, Troyanya and Tonya Hall, Jasmine, Diamond, and Meagan Heron, Donica Dean, Shacara and Shannon Styles, Llanzita Chea, Natasha Gardiner and Ivory Clarke; numerous great grandnieces and grandnephews; god children: Cindy Cabral, Alvin, Creshanna Russell, Trevardo Henfield, Kaylinda Culmer, and Cheyvon Pratt; extended family and friends: Ralph Godet and family, Sophia Thompson and family, Verlene Palacious and family, Karen Edwards and family, Dr. Dawn Gallagher-Simmons and family, Natasha Stuart and family, Barbara Russell and family, LaChanna Curry and family, Sarah Cooper and family, Cindy Wilchombe, Billy Albury, Linda Lightbourne, Claire McIntosh, Ruby Sturrup, Beverly Ash (Cleveland, Ohio), Bertina Sweeting (Kearney, Nebraska)), Edgar Carey, Kendira Strachan, Cherry Charlton and family, Manita Wisdom, Ventrus Taylor, Marguerite Gilbert and family, Petra Brice and family, Alexis Gilbert, Quinn Gilbert, Tanya Roberts and family, Gerard Rolle, Terah Smith, De’ Andre Brown, Jemonique Barnabie, Akaela Nesbitt, Chenrisse Wilchcombe, Pastor Sobig Kemp and family, Freedom International Church family and Calvary Temple Church family and a host of other relatives and friends including: Bernard, Robin, Theodore, Dudley, Leslie, Caron and Catherine Shepherd, Valerie Gibson, Dr. Sonia Simmonds, Jennifer Grant, Sylvia Perry, Daisy Bowleg, Yvonne Maura, Blanch Moss-Allan, Erla Moss, Anastasia, Cecelia, and Jovita Chea, Hubert and Matt Maura, Sybil Butler, Van Parsard and other family members too numerous to mention.
Viewing will be held in the “Celestial Suite” at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Limited, #11-A Coral Road, Freeport, Grand Bahama on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.