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Anderson S Gittens

Burial Date November 12, 2020

Funeral Home Jo-Anne Jones Funeral Services

Cemetery Holy Trinity Churchyard

Church Holy Trinity


Anderson Sylvester Gittens
aged 64, known to many as “Papa”, “Busy Bee” or “Andy”, of Belair, St. Philip, Assistant Workover Foreman of the Barbados National Oil Company.

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You toiled long and hard to support your family and for this love and devotion we say “thank you”.  We pray to God for strength as we prepare to lay you to rest and we will keep your memory within our hearts.  Sleep well dear “Papa”.

Son of the late Aclon “Skin Doo” Clarke and Eloise Gittens;

Companion of the late Brenda Skeete;

Father of Julie-Ann Mason, Debra Chase, Dwayne Skeete and the late Shernell and Tracy Chase;

Stepfather of Deborah and Deidre Skeete and the late Diann Skeete;

Grandfather of  Deandra, Daron, Sharissa, Dominic and Daquan Chase, Jelisa and Jada Mason, Gabrielle Harewood, Danielle Marvel, Dana Skeete and Deann Rouse;

Brother of Anthony and Deborah Gittens, Torrel Clarke and Vera Harville;

Nephew of Winifred Trotman;

Uncle of Junior Webb, Felicia Gittens, Cindy Bhola, the late Natalie and Martina Gittens and many others;

Great-uncle of Makayla Gittens;

Cousin of Rudy, Leon and Jacklyn Perryman, Brenda Craigg, Winfield Lewis and Melanise Clarke;

Father-in-law of Edwin Mason;

Relative of the Gittens, Perryman and Franklyn families;

Friend of Donna Chase, Elson Burke, Robert Carter, Lynette “Debbie” Hurdle and many others.

A Thanksgiving Service celebrating the life and work of Anderson Sylvester Gittens will take place on Thursday November 12, 2020 at The Church of Holy Trinity, St. Philip where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3.00 pm, with the interment immediately following in the Churchyard.   

The Organist and members of the Church Choir are kindly asked to attend.

His body will repose for viewing on Thursday from 2.00 pm until the start of the service during which time floral tributes will be gratefully accepted.

Monetary donations toward the upkeep of the Church will be appreciated.

If desired, e-mails of condolence or tributes may be directed to the family to or by phone to (246) 418-0879 or 262-8745. 


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