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In loving memory ofBarbara Jones

Barbara Jones Barbara Jones

Jones- Barbara The Gospel singer passed away December 19,2014 at the University Hospital of the West Indies.
The 62-year-old artist who is known for songs such as Gospel Bells,Thank You Lord For Your Blessings died from acute leukemia.
Barbara Jones contracted the chikungunya virus (chik-V) in September, just before she left for England to do some shows.
“She had to cancel everything, the chik-V worsened her condition and she was hospitalised for two weeks,” he said.


Jones returned to Jamaica at the end of September where she got the official news from her doctor that it was now acute leukemia.
While undergoing chemotherapy he said his wife developed an infection which contributed to her death.
Barbara who started her career in the early 70s began as a secular singer with songs such as Sad Movies and Just When I Needed You Most.
She later gave her heart to Christ in 1991 and embraced gospel music.
The singer died leaving her husband and three children.The wake for our dear Barbara Lewis (Barbara jones) will be on January 8,2015
@ 11 drumblair crescent, kingston 8
Home going service
Will be held on January 10, 2015 @ Gregory Park Church 
Christian Pen 
Interment @ meadowrest

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Pauline folkes

Barbara I miss you my school mate I wish I could find out where the burial taking place that I could attend

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yvette madden

Brother Hector may our dear Lord and Saviour compassion and blessing be with you and the family during these trying times

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Karlene Wint Robinson

Barbara, cant believe "gone too soon". You just sang Beulah Land at Sticky Thompson Homegoing September 14, 2014 at Washington Garden Seventh Adventist Church, Kingston, Jamaica. We had such a good time at the repass talking about Porus School. May y

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S Pruitt

Death is unpleasant for us all. Job 14:15 says: Jehovah God will call, and the dead will answer." Revelation 21:4 tells us "that soon we will not cry, mourn, nor be in pain anymore." Sorry for your loss and I know you find comfort in these words.

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Terra

To the family, friends, and fans of Barbara, you have my deepest sympathy in your loss. What a joyful time it will be when no reside will say I am sick(Isaiah 33:24). God will soon bring us great relief when he swallows up death forever(Isaiah 25:8)!

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madge christie

Sincere condolences to the Jones family. It is a sad time right now but here are some comforting words found at Acts 24 : 15. It promises a resurrection for our dear loved ones. Thanks to Jehovah the God of True Comfort. He has given us a future.

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Lewin M

Condolences to the family and friend of the late Ms.Jones, losing a loved one is a painful and sad experience but notice the comforting words at at Isaiah 41:10 and Isaiah26:19,and know that the God and Father of all Tender Mercies will provide the h

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Lewin M

Condolences to the family and friend of the late Ms.Jones, losing a loved one is a painful and sad experience but notice the comforting words at at Isaiah 41:10 and Isaiah26:19,and know that the God and Father of all Tender Mercies will provide the h

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