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Barbara Jessup
  • 53 years old
  • Date of birth: Jun 21, 1957
  • Date of passing: May 21, 2011
Let the memory of Barbara be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Barbara Jessup, 53, born on June 21, 1957 and passed away on May 21, 2011. We will remember her forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st June 2016

"I am wishing you a Happy Birthday today.We are still missing you. Keyona and Davina are doing well. Boobie and Olivia are also doing well from what I see from their posts on our social media. Love you and  continue resting in peace."

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st May 2016

"Barbara still missing you,but I know you are in a better place. I am friends with Olivia and she is doing good and so is Boobie. I am doing well also Vina and Keyona. We all are remembering the good times we all shared. I Will talk to you again. Love you"

This tribute was added by Tiffany People on 22nd May 2015

"Gone way too soon,I miss your laugh ,I miss your jokes,I miss your hugs, I just miss you. God needed more angels to make heaven even more beautiful and he chose you. I wish I could still talk to you sometimes when times get rough you always had a way with words that was so inspiring. I love you Aunt Barbara and always will gone but never ever forgotten"

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st May 2015

"Happy Birthday Barb,still remembering all the good times we had together from high school and continuing on,on and on.Continue your RIP until we meet again, my good forever friend. Love you,Lil"

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st June 2014

"Here's wishing you, my best friend from the seventy's a very Happy Birthday,I know that you are having a good time. RIP my friend.Love ya."

This tribute was added by William(Billy) Wooten on 21st June 2014

"*HappyBirthdayBarbara.#r.i.p."

This tribute was added by Bridgette Riggin on 21st June 2014

"Sending birthday wishes to you up in Heaven. I hear that's where the party is. One day we will celebrate together again! Miss you friend. XO XO XO XO"

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st May 2014

"I did not realize it has been three years since we lost a dear and beautiful friend. We shared some really good times. She is forever missed, but she is in a better place. We shall meet again and continue our journey together. Love and miss you. Lil"

This tribute was added by Bridgette Riggin on 21st May 2014

"Thinking of you my friend. I miss talking to you and laughing with you. Sending great big hugs straight up to Heaven."

This tribute was added by William(Billy) Wooten on 21st May 2014

"Wow! I truly miss Barbara.  My Prayer goes To the Family
especially her Sister, they both Travel w/ME to Jamaica.
We had so much fun, wow,  this making ME cry, God has is child...
R. I. P.

Loved!"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 14th January 2014

"Good morning Angel,
For some reason you are very heavy on my heart today. Sure miss you alot. Rest in peace. Till we meet again. (Icon)"

This tribute was added by Tobie Pulliam on 21st June 2013

"Happy Birthday Aunt Barbara, thinking of you today and always.  The Celebration of Life service that was held in your memory was beautiful so many folks with such kind words of you.  I knew as my Aunt what a wonderful person you were and it was so nice to hear that so many others got to see that in you also.  We love and miss you!!!"

This tribute was added by Bridgette Riggin on 21st May 2013

"Thinking of you today my dear, sweet friend. Missing all the conversations we used to have and how you used to make me laugh by just saying it the way it was. I cannot believe you have been gone from us for two years. I know  you are in a much better place and I know you are having some great conversation up there with the one who started it all! I love you BJ."

This tribute was added by Josie Emery on 21st May 2013

"BJ - I think of you everyday, but had a weird moment this morning on the 2nd year of your passing. While walking out of the parking garage, I heard someone say "Hey Jo". You were usually the only person that called me that and I did a quick turn around and it was someone calling another person behind me. It made me smile and think about you. We still share fond memories and miss you at UPI"

This tribute was added by Cecilia Giles on 21st May 2013

"Your spirit is still ever present. I think of you often....nobody has called me "Bighead" since you....I miss your human presence but I know you are at the feet of our Lord.....In time ,I'll see you again....The Lord has prepared a mansion for me, and you have your mansion, just see if we can be neighbors....love you"

This tribute was added by Tobie Pulliam on 21st May 2013

"Missing you Aunt Barbara!"

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st May 2013

"My best friend from way back,junior high school. You are still dearly missed and missing all your funny ways and saying. Love you always ."

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 19th July 2012

"Thinking of you alot today. Still everywhere I look there are so many memories of you. Sure miss you alot. Love (Icon)"

This tribute was added by Bridgette Riggin on 21st June 2012

"Happy Birthday dear Barbara. I know you are smiling down on all of us. Always so worried about everybody else and making sure we were okay. Well today is your birthday and you are with our Maker and I know it is going to be a great day for you. Love and miss you every day."

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 21st June 2012

"This has had to have been your best birthday ever. ThInking of you.
In prayers and thoughts as always. Love you. Lourdes"

This tribute was added by Ronda Wescoat on 21st June 2012

"Happy Birthday to you!!! May you and God enjoy the day together!!!! I will be thinknig about your smiling face."

This tribute was added by Keyona Williams on 21st May 2012

"Well Ms. Barbara, I cant believe that it's been a whole year since your passing. You are truly and I mean truly missed. Rest with the angels. Love you!!!"

This tribute was added by Tia Day on 21st May 2012

"Well My Friend It's Been A Whole Year And I just Can Not Believe It No More Late Night Conversations And Road Trips I Really Miss You We Have Had Some Very Good Times Always Helped One Another Through The Bad Times I Will Always Love And Miss You Ms.Diva"

This tribute was added by Bridgette Riggin on 21st May 2012

"It is so hard to believe that a year has passed since you left us. Not a day goes by that you are not in my heart and on my mind. I have so many memories of you... some sad, some happy, some quirky, many of them are funny... each of them are wonderful. I miss your sound advice. I miss your smile. I miss talking to you and laughing with you. I just miss YOU."

This tribute was added by Dawn Gallion on 21st May 2012

"I cannot believe that it has been a year already that you were taken from us way to soon.  I know you are smiling and happy and the best of all, pain free.  Thinking of you and missing you!"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 21st May 2012

"It does not seem real that a whole year has already passed. You are still deeply missed. Forever in thoughts and prayers. (Icon)"

This tribute was added by Joyce Testerman on 21st May 2012

"I miss hearing your laugh and talking to you in the morning but most of all I miss you.
Joyce"

This tribute was added by Ronda Wescoat on 21st May 2012

"I can't believe it has been a year already. I miss your smiling face so much and our little talks in the morning before work. You will always be in my thoughts and prayers."

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 2nd May 2012

"It is almost your year anniversary and you are still missed very very much. Still everywhere I look there is something that keeps my memories alive and thinking of you alot. At times it seems like it has been an eternity and others times like it was just yesterday. It defintely takes some getting use to. Thoughts and prayers are with you. Till later. Icon"

This tribute was added by Joanne Caruso on 1st May 2012

"BJ - it has been almost a year since you left us and I think of you so often. I miss seeing your shoes peeking from under your desk, or your sweater hanging on the back of your chair. I miss our chats, but most of all I miss your smiling face! Love, Joanne"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 20th March 2012

"Hey Barb, missing you as always. Spring is here and with it comes alot of memories. I have to clean up some stuff on my desktop and it was alot of work from you from 2 to 3 years ago. Finally got to the point where I feel its ok to remove. Always in thought and prayers. Icon"

This tribute was added by Cecilia Giles on 9th January 2012

"It has taken such a long time for me to add anything to this page.
I miss BJ alot.I find it really difficult at times to go down Moravia and not look up the side street to see her car to determine whether she is home or not.I was there to take her home after both knee surgeries.I miss being called "Big Head", but I know where you are girlfriend."

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 21st December 2011

"Hey Barbara just thinking of you and knowing that you are having the best holiday ever. You are missed so so much. Everywhere we look at work there is something to remind us of you every day. Some days are alot better than others. Until then. Icon"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 7th November 2011

"You are so so missed. I re-potted one of your plants today. There are days that are still hard. This place just brings back alot of memories.
Everywhere I look I am reminded of you. Still in prayers always. Luv ya,(Icon)"

This tribute was added by Jennifer Sessoms on 18th October 2011

"Barbara was like a second mother 2 me.  I remember her taking me and olivia to family get togethers she treated me like a daughter I will forever miss her and love her dearly! R.I.P Barb this world won't be the same without you!"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 17th October 2011

"Hey Barb, Still thinking of you. I guess it will not be long and this webpage will be gone so I like to visit it as much as I can for now. We still talk of you alot around here. You are missed so so much. Always in my prayers. Icon"

This tribute was added by Olivia Jessup on 20th September 2011

"I miss you ma <3"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 10th September 2011

"Hey Barb, Still thinking about you and still missing you alot. It is something how some things are so hard to let go of. Still moving on one day at a time. You would be real proud of me. I stopped smoking. It has been over a month now. Always in my prayers. Love Icon"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 14th July 2011

"Hey Barb, One day at a time. It is still very difficult.
Still just seems unreal. Missing you much. Love ya Lourdes (Icon)"

This tribute was added by Tia Day on 21st June 2011

"HAPPY BIRTHDAY SWEETIE I AM REALLY LOST FOR WORDS RIGHT NOW BUT I JUST WANT EVERYONE TO KNOW HOW SPEICAL YOU WERE TO ME WORDS CAN NOT EXPRESS EVERYTHING WE HAVE BEEN AND GONE THROUGH IN THE YEARS WE HAVE BEEN FRIENDS TO MY BEST FRIEND I LOVE YOU GIRL"

This tribute was added by kaneka walker on 21st June 2011

"Your punkin puddin ,pooh bear and pharoah ro will be having ice cream and cake tonight in honor of you. smoochies. I miss you sssoooooo much I loved you so much even tho I didnt really talk to you.I pray for you  i still love you for always and forev"

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 21st June 2011

"HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you girly.Missing you dearly."

This tribute was added by Joanne Caruso on 21st June 2011

"Happy Bday BJ! I had to say it even though you always made us pretend it wasn't your bday. :) I used to love saying that to you just to drive you crazy; so I couldn't stop. I miss you a lot but still go to visit you in your office and connect."

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 21st June 2011

"Happy Birthday Barb. This is probably your best birthday ever. I can only imagine. Missing you alot.
Love you, Lourdes"

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 10th June 2011

"Barb, I miss you so much. Everyday at work I look into your office and it seems like at any minute you are going to come in. It does not feel real. Till we meet again. Love you, Lourdes (Icon)."

This tribute was added by Tobie Pulliam on 8th June 2011

"No words can express the feelings Aunt Barbara, we didn't see each other often but we always found away to stay in touch.  I love you!!!"

This tribute was added by Belisha Cunningham on 7th June 2011

"Barbara was a "strong black" woman in every sense.
It was really inspiring to witness her battling her illness and it never took away from her generous and compassionate nature with others.  She will truly be missed."

This tribute was added by Typhany Renee on 1st June 2011

"Thank you josie and company for creating this site for my auntie your greatly apprecated"

This tribute was added by Typhany Renee on 1st June 2011

"Hey auntie,I miss u so so much you took a piece of my heart with you but I'm glad that you're no longer suffering and is in peace,I've been blessed to be close to you for 26 years. You be good up there and don't give god any problems:-) love tiffawif"

This tribute was added by Joanne Caruso on 29th May 2011

"Good Morning BJ - It's hard to believe you left us one week ago. I miss you very much. I don't think an hour has gone by where I haven't thought about you. Rest in peace and know that you were loved by many."

This tribute was added by kaneka walker on 26th May 2011

"MA MA BARBRA,
  WHERE DO I START IF EVERY WOMAN HAD A MOTHER IN LAW LIKE YOU  THE WORLD WOULD BE A BETTER PLACE!!YOUR SMILE,HUGS AND COURAGE WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN.LOVE YA SMOOCHIES.PHAROAH RO/PUNKIN PUDDIN/POOH BEAR MISS U SO MUCH."

This tribute was added by Derryl Walker on 26th May 2011

"WOW ma there are no words that can explain how I feel.I have talked to everyday since you been gone I wished I would of done it when you were alive !!Before Livi graced our lives it was just me and you... JUST ME...AND ...YOU I love you Mom"

This tribute was added by Eugenia Pajardo on 26th May 2011

"Barbara,we were friends for over 30 years.We had some really good times together,from high school up into our adult life.I love you with all my heart and you will be greatly missed.For now you just rest.We will see each other again."

This tribute was added by William(Billy) Wooten on 26th May 2011

"*Ms.Barbara, I will miss seeing you, I can't start saying what I want to say, I remember when we went to Jamaica for a week we had so much fun, I want to thank you for meeting you & your Sister. You are now in a better place, with Our Lord Jesus. ILY"

This tribute was added by Michael People on 26th May 2011

"Aunt Barbara was an aunt who was always there for me as well. I had always admired her competitive spirit that she always had to the very end. I love you Aunt Barbara and I will miss you dearly."

This tribute was added by Joyce Testerman on 26th May 2011

"Barbara was so brave and strong. She always was concerned about everyone else and never herself. We had so many laughs together. I'm going to miss her so much."

This tribute was added by Ronda Wescoat on 26th May 2011

"Barbara was always a fighter and never gave into the disease. She was one of the strongest people I know. I will remember her strength and love for always."

This tribute was added by Olivia Jessup on 26th May 2011

"It's so weird that my mom is gone, I keep thinking she's still here. But I know she'll always be with me and will watch over me. We didn't always get along but I loved her and always will. She was the strongest woman I know. I love and miss you mom."

This tribute was added by Robert People on 25th May 2011

"Aunt Barbara was the first person outside of our immediate family that we've met, and we've spent a lot of time with her. Probably the closest member of our family, and she will be dearly missed. I'm still in disbelief that this has happened."

This tribute was added by Jill People on 25th May 2011

"Aunt Barbara loved to talk to our 6 year-old son. I remember when I first met her at Christmas time 1999. We played games and she was so competitive. She was such a strong woman. She will be greatly missed by all."

This tribute was added by Bridgette Riggin on 25th May 2011

"Barbara was not only a co-worker but she was a friend. She was an inspiration in more ways than one. We shared laughter and we shared tears and I will miss her every day but I know that her light shines on and I know that I will see her again. I love"

This tribute was added by Thernesia Johnson on 25th May 2011

"First, you were a co-worker and then we became friends.We ate together, we laughed together, we cried together and we prayed together. Thank you for being an unselfish friend and for protecting me until the end. I love you and I will never forget you"

This tribute was added by Carla Owens-Clark on 25th May 2011

"Barbara was always pleasent and willing to help whoever she could.  We had some great conversations after our weekends and I will truly miss her sense of humor and laughter. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and know that GOD is with you."

This tribute was added by Lourdes Hyatt on 25th May 2011

"Always in my heart and forever in my mind. You will be truly missed. Love you, Lourdes"

This tribute was added by Dawn Gallion on 25th May 2011

"I only had the privilege of working with and knowing  Barbara for about a year and a half and she was such a gentle, kind, compassionate, caring, strong, brave woman.  She will truly be missed by all.  May you finally be able to rest in peace.  My th"

This tribute was added by Joanne Caruso on 25th May 2011

"Barbara was one of the strongest people I ever met. She seldom complained about what she was going through or how she was feeling.  I'm going to miss her beautiful eyes, smile and 'can do' attitude."


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