Joi Whaley Barnes Memorial Fund

$7,482 of $15,000 goal

Raised by 62 people in 20 months
Melody Priest Prather
on behalf of Sonia Wright McAfee
Harbor Shores is helping to raise funds for the family of Joi Whaley Barnes, 36, of Benton Harbor who passed away suddenly.  Joi is the daughter of Sonia Wright McAfee who has been a valued staff member at Harbor Shores since 2009.  Joi's four children - Kenya Valentine, 17, Jordan Gillespie, 16, Delrecco Gillespie, 13, and Brian Gillespie, 11, attend Benton Harbor Public Schools.   Money raised for this family will be used for funeral expenses and living expenses for the children.  Any amount would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you for supporting this family through a very difficult situation.
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Joi Whaley Barnes funeral is Sat., Jan. 21, New Bethel Baptist Church, 2272 Townline Rd., Benton Harbor, MI at 11am.
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The family is grateful for the expressions of kindness and support from each person that has given to this fund. Ongoing support is needed to help sustain the children as they adjust to this loss. Kenya is graduating high school this year and plans to attend college in the fall. Jordan is a junior in high school and is very active in sports. Brian and Delrecco are active in middle school sports. We thank you in advance for any donation that is given to this family.
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$7,482 of $15,000 goal

Raised by 62 people in 20 months
Created January 11, 2017
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19 months ago

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Debrah Ann Purnell-Williams
20 months ago

Sonia I love you girl and I'm praying with your family for strength and comfort. God Bless and keep you guys. Dani I love you your Auntie Debbi Purnell....

Gloria Suggs Swanigan
20 months ago

So sorry for your loss, praying for you and her children and the entire family

Shirley Merritt
20 months ago

I am so so so sorry for your loss my heart goes out to you and your family in my prayers are with you and your family

The Inn at Harbor Shores
20 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

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