George Messado

Obituary of George Roy Messado

The Man, George Messado George Roy Messado, 79, of Camden, New Jersey, passed away in the company of his best friend Miss Angelina Santos on November 23, 2021. George was born on November 18, 1942 to Milward Messado and Evlyn Skeen in Spanish Town, Jamaica. After leaving grade school at a tender age, he went into farming with his Aunt Dyna. George worked as a security guard, livestock farmer, and an excellent pastry baker. George was also a passionate dancer and a lover of reggae music, he was also one of Jamaica's top ska dancers. In 1961, George met Beryl Barrett in the district of Bog Walk, St. Catherine. They fell in love almost instantly. George and Beryl lived in Bog Walk until 1979, their union produced 7 children; Alton Messado, Delroy Messado, Marie Messado, Claudette Messado, Craig Messado, Karen Messado and Suzie Messado-Grant. In the early 1990's George entered into a new relationship with Ann Phillips, and adopted her 2 children, Sherydene and Marvin Barrett as his own. They lived together until George migrated to the USA in 2018. George is survived by his many grandchildren: Damien Messado, Kaydian Messado, Dwaine Messado, Alton Messado Jr., Teniel Messado, Deanna Messado-Moten, Michael Messado-Moten, Julian Messado, Monique Messado, Brinley Messado, Marie Messado, Brian Grant, Jody-Ann Grant, Jade Grant, Picard Messado-Moten, Danielle Messado-Moten, Michael Messado, Destiny Messado, Chelsy Messado, Ellayna Barrett, and Zaheer Barrett. Great grandchildren are Audrey-Anna Messado, Duane Jermaine Messado, Jaquan Collins, Austin Collins, Kevin Malcolm, and Kevani Malcolm. He is also survived by his brothers Roy, Aldolphus, and Fredrick, his three sisters Rhoda, Blossom, and Marjorie, his seven children Alton, Delroy, Claudette, Craig, Suzie, Winnifred, Marvin, son-in-law Alrick Grant and his BEST friend Miss Angelina Santos. George was predeceased by his mother Evlyn Skeen, his father Milward Messado, his brothers Winston and Barrington Senior, his sister Yvonne, his daughters Marie and Karen.
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Friday
10
December

Visitation at Funeral Home

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Friday, December 10, 2021
Eugene J. Zale Funeral Home, Inc
712 N. White Horse Pike
Stratford, New Jersey, United States
Friday
10
December

Funeral Service

10:30 am
Friday, December 10, 2021
Eugene J. Zale Funeral Home, Inc
712 N. White Horse Pike
Stratford, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

Erial Community Church Cemetery
931 Jarvis Road
Erial, New Jersey, United States
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