Cynthia Sheila Gray-Barker
Cynthia Sheila Gray-Barker, a longtime Rockaway resident, died August 29.
Gray-Barker was born March 8, 1958, in Brooklyn, New York.
Gray-Barker is preceded in death by her mother, Bessie Lee Barker, and her brother, Jesse (Bruce) Gray.
She is survived by her son, Lance Abraham Curtis Barker; three grandchildren, Calil Dreshawn Green, Nadiya Lamisa Bird Barker, and Josiaha Cyn Barker; sisters and brothers, Veronica (Ronnie) Green, Michael Barker, Carrie Flanagan, Valerie Barker, David Lee Barker, Leslie Mae Barker, and Devona Kate Barker; a host of nieces and nephews; one godmother, Lucille Moody; and four devoted friends, Deborah Otts, Linda Callaway, Gervene Pyatt and William Randolph.
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at St. Michael's Crematory, East Elmhurst, New York.