Randolph, Barbara L., - 57, of Atlantic City, was born August 4, 1964, in Atlantic City, New Jersey as the seventh of eleven children born to Lacey and Josephine (nee' Hinds) Crouch. She departed this life on Thursday, October 7, 2021 after a courageous battle with a long-term illness. During her youth, Barbara lived in Newtonville and Buena Vista Township, New Jersey. She graduated from Buena Regional High School in 1984, where she was a member of the Girls' Basketball team. Barbara was a stalwart twenty-five year member of Atlantic City Young Peoples' group of Alcoholics Anonymous. She was a licensed minister and enjoyed sharing the gospel – especially while carrying out her Nursing Home and Atlantic County Prison ministries. She was formerly employed in the casino industry in the Housekeeping Departments of Resorts International Casino Hotel and Tropicana Casino Resort. She also was a CDL driver for the Safety Bus Company and Caring, Inc. Finally, she completed her employment with the City of Atlantic City after seventeen years of dedicated service as a Traffic Control Officer and School Crossing Guard. Barbara was preceded in the afterlife by her parents; and siblings, Lacey, Larry, Michael and Melvin. She is survived by: her husband, the Honorable Aaron "Sporty" Randolph, Sr.; brothers, John and Lacey Hinds; sisters, Betty Bryant, Jackie Kinney, Lorretta and Dorothy Crouch; stepson, Aaron Randolph, Jr.; step-grandchildren, Kayla, Hannah and Lennox; foster brothers, Duane Woods and Vernon Minor; foster sisters, Sonya Willis, Sheila Minor and Dina Bonds; and a host of other family and friends. Funeral services will be 11AM, Saturday, October 16, 2021, at New Hope Baptist Church, 706 Lexington Avenue, Atlantic City, New Jersey, where friends may call from 10AM. Interment will follow in Atlantic City Cemetery, Pleasantville, New Jersey. Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com
Published by The Press of Atlantic City on Oct. 13, 2021.