Mrs. Vera was born on September 2, 1926 in St. Anne Jamaica to Jemima and Fredrick Radcliffe. In 1950, Vera married Joseph Elias Barker. In 1976, Vera who was known as Mamas to family and close friends came to the United States of America. She worked as a nanny for the Rosengard family from 1976-1990. In 2000, Vera became an American Citizen. Vera leaves to cherish her memories 5 children, Patrick(s. Betty), Earl(s. Lisa), Fay, Lloyd(s. Beverly), Claudette, and Elaine. 9 Grandchildren, Nicola, Yvonne, Elderado, Erica, Donald, Jr., Nikisha, Clara, Latoya, and Mahogani, 17 Great Grandchildren, and 2 Great- great Grandchildren.
Vera's mother, father, her 5 older siblings, her husband Josephs, son Glen, and Son in-law Roy all precede her in death. Vera leaves a host of nieces/nephews, other family, and friends to mourn her passing.
Arrangements entrusted to Thompson Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. Mr. Philip L. Gillette~ Funeral Director