Sunrise: 8 August 1952 Sunset: 17 January 2021
Sheldon Barnett (aka Steven/Shelly) was born in Clarendon, Jamaica - a talented sportsman who was a prolific member of the Oaklands Football Club in the 1970’s.
Sheldon also loved to play cricket and joined a regional Cricket team touring the country in the 1980’s.
Later, Sheldon joined the BCA Birmingham, actively participating in regional and overseas tournaments as a lively member of the Dominoes team.
Sheldon was a social butterfly, one of life’s characters who was well known by many.
In recent years, Sheldon fought bravely against illness but sadly lost his fight for life and passed away on 17 January 2021. He leaves behind his wife Karen, 6 adult children – Claire, Nickola, Talisa, Andrae, Leon and Annmarie, 4 stepchildren, 15 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Also his mother Nan Doris, brothers Derek, Jonah and Richard; sisters Jean, Angie, Joyce, Joan, Jennifer and nieces/nephews/great nieces
Sheldon – forever loved and missed. May his soul rest in eternal peace.
Words by Butterfly1965