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Nuwoo M. T. Gbarbea

Sunrise:  March 12, 1962  
Sunset:  December 14, 2015

“He maketh me to lie down in green pastures; He leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul; He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for His name's sake.”~ Psalms 23:2-3

It is with deepest sorrow that the Edna James and James Y. Gbarbea families announce the passing of our beloved mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and cousin Nuwoo Madea Trokonwude Gbarbea.  This sad event occurred on Monday, December 14, 2015 in Clayton, New Jersey. Left to embrace her memories are her children, Nuwoo Pope and Sayda Dunlap; her mother, Edna E. James; her sisters, Roseline Clarke, Gradia Melrose Gbarbea, Leemu B. Gbarbea, and Mayeadeh P. Gaye; her brothers, James Y. Jr., Alexander, Kwena, and Robert Gbarbea; her nieces and nephews, Elma “PJ” Garway, Mameni Gbarbea, Sean Thomas, Charles T. Kowou, and glambaby, Michael J. Pope III and a host of other relatives, loved ones and friends.

May the soul of our dearest Nuwoo rest in perfect peace. 

Funeral Arrangements:

Friday, December 18, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Trinity United Methodist Church
351 North Delsea Drive
Clayton, NJ 08312
(All tributes will be made at the wake)

Celebration of Life:  
Saturday, December 19, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Trinity United Methodist Church
351 North Delsea Drive
Clayton, NJ 08312

Manahath Cemetery
730 N Main Street
Glassboro, NJ 08028

Hotel Accommodations:

Group Name: Mameni’s Group Block
Group Code: MGB
Cut-off date: 12/17/2015
Fairfield Inn:  856-686-9050 King or two Queen Beds $109.00 before tax
1160 Hurfville Road, Deptford, NJ 08096

Residence Inn:  856-686-9188 Studio Suite $129.00 before tax
1154 Hurfville Road, Deptford, NJ 08096

Courtyard Marriott:  856-881-0048 King or two Queen Beds $119.00
325 Rowan Blvd, Glassboro, NJ 08028
Group Name: Mameni Gbarbea
Cut-off date: 12/16/2015