Ernestine Barlow
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At the age of ninety-one, Mrs. Ernestine Barlow, Gary, IN resident, by way of Pine Bluff, AR, passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. She was a member of New Tabernacle MBC for over sixty years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew, Jr.; son, Andrew III; daughter, Phyllis, great-grandson, Basil; three brothers, Frank J., George and Eddie; seven sisters, Ruby, Dorothy, Deloris, Willene, Levern, Levene, and Juanita. Leaving to cherish her memory, five children, Shirley, Barbara (Michael), Michele (Curtis) and Kimberly and one son, Michael (Gwendolyn); grandchildren, Tonda (Kenneth), Yazeed (Najla), Curstyn, Rueben (Lyndel), Timothy (LaWanda) and Khary (Edyta); great-grandchildren, Tamarra, Regina, Ameenah, Laila, Nadira, Ayah, Zarah, Taylor and Nia; one sister, Irene; one brother, Kenny. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Family will receive friends/well-wishers on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 5 - 8 pm at The CENTER, 1845 West 37th Avenue, Gary, Indiana. Spoken words of Love may be presented at this time. Victory Service will be held at New Tabernacle MBC, 2416 Pierce Street, Gary, Indiana on Thursday, August 17 2017, 11 am, Rev. Chet J. Johnson, Sr., Pastor. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.



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Published in Post-Tribune from Aug. 13 to Aug. 16, 2017.
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August 7, 2019
TO A GREAT PERSON I WAS GLAD TO KNOW YOU AND YOUR FAMILY MAY GOD KEEP THE FAMILY IN PRAYERS.
willie j. moore
August 20, 2017
My prayers of comfort to the Barlow family on the passing of your mom. Mrs. Barlow was a very kind, stately, & stylish lady. She was also a devoted Duncan School parent when I taught Kim. Oh, what wonderful memories you have of your mom. Rest In Peace, Mrs. Barlow.
Lenora Barnes
August 16, 2017
Michael, Michelle, Kim,Tonda and Barlow Family, I am very sad to hear of your loss. I have very fond memories that I will always cherish of Mrs. Barlow. May God bless you with strength and peace to endure. You all are in our prayers - Much love Kia and Family.
Kia (Bennett)Crockrom
Kia Crockrom
August 16, 2017
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Josie Woods
Neighbor
August 16, 2017
and death will be no more,+ neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore.+ The former things have passed away.
Bianca Mary
August 16, 2017
Michael Barlow and Family,

May God continue to bless each of you during this time of the loss of your precious mother.

Vanessa Dodson Sconiers, Columbus, GA
August 16, 2017
Ourdeepest sympathy to Tonda and her family.Put your trust in God at this time.
Marie Lane
August 15, 2017
Family,
Your loss is our loss and we share your greif, pain, and sorrow together. But, i feel good knowing that Auntie' basically recieved her wings with her baby sister Juanita, and they are looking down from heaven smiling, on the wonderful families they raised. Rest in heavenly peace my favorite Auntie', and my mother Juanita, and thank you for making a difference in all of our lives. We love you , and may your wings from heaven continue to covenant our families.
, The Coleman Family
Randy "Scott" Coleman
August 15, 2017
Prayers n love go out to Kim n the family...it was a pleasure knowing Mr n Mrs Barlow...showed us love n for accepting us into the family.. God give you all strength n we know they are looking down on us along with my mother..love u all...Mr. Tellez, Ray, Rosa, Gordon,David Michael n Ciara...
Rosa Wilkes
August 15, 2017
Expressing my condolences and love to the family of Ms. Barlow. Keeping you all in my prayers.
Patricia Dumas
August 15, 2017
To The Barlow Family

Our sincere condolences on the passing of Mrs. Barlow. God's light will strengthen and heal your sorrows during this somber time.

Scoggins Family
Velt '76, '77 & '79
Mark E. Scoggins Sr.
August 15, 2017
TO BARBARA,MY SON YAZEED AND THE BARLOW FAMILY MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU DURING THIS TIME.MAY GOOD KEEP HIS ARMS AROUND YOU.
WILLIE J. MOORE
August 14, 2017
May GOD bless each of you in this your hour on comfort. Mrs. Barlow was like a mother to us all in the neighborhood. She will be missed.
Al Mickens
August 14, 2017
Our sincere condolences to Barbara and family.
May God cover you and keep you in his arms.
Love You,
Willa B. Collins, Family
August 14, 2017
God is Good-All the Time, and All the Time-God is Good!. My LOVE and PRAYER is with the entire Family. Remember, "It's All Good!!!"
Iona Williams
August 14, 2017
God is Good-All the Time, and All the Time-God is Good. My love and prayer is with the entire Family. God Forever Bless and Keep You. Love You All.
Iona Williams
August 14, 2017
God loves and God cares; it's a Blessing to KNOW these points. Always, my love and prayer is with the entire Family.
Iona Williams
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