ST. GEORGE, Barbados - Supercentartian James Emmanuel "Doc" Sisnett, B.C.H., 113, of James Sisnett Road, Ellerton, St. George, Barbados, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2013.
The beloved father of Everine "Lett" Carter, Desmond Sisnett, Lauretta Sobers, Esther Burrowes, Vincent Sisnett, Lindsay Sisnett, Barbara Sisnett, Michael Sisnett, Sergeant Francis Sisnett, the late Athelston and Trevor Sisnett, he also was the grandfather of Wayne Sisnett, Angela Phillips, Dr. Ricardo Carter, Patrick Colin Carter, Selwyn Carter, Marietta Carter-Narcisse, Ian Carter, Donna Sisnett, Derek Sisnett, David Sisnett, Paul Sobers, Dawn Prawl, Paul Sisnett, Dr. Alicia Sisnett, Titus Sisnett, Abigail Sisnett, Mesha Sisnett, Ann-Marie Sisnett-Johnson, Karen Sisnett-Thompson, Ryan Sisnett, Jevon Sisnett, Dr. Derwin Sisnett and Kevin Sisnett; great-grandfather of Kirk Phillips, Dr. Andre Phillips, Sean Phillips, Nzinga Kai Carter, Joshua Carter, Gregoire Carter-Narcisse, Ian Carter II, Kimberly Stanford, Dominique Prawl, Che and Aaron Sisnett, Krystal and Kristoff Sisnett, Nikoli Sisnett, Matthew Johnson, Joshua Thompson, Addison Sisnett and Zoe Sisnett; great-great-grandfather of Emma Phillips; father-in-law of Yvonne Sisnett, Carlisle Sobers, Horace Burrowes, Deniese Sisnett, Thelma Sisnett, Rachael Sisnett, Carmen Sisnett and and the late Lilian Sisnett; and grandfather-in-law of Diane Carter, Regina Carter, Errol Narcisse, Gaitri Sisnett, Karen Sisnett, Dr. Opeoluwa Folorunsho, Fabian Johnson, Alton Thompson, Dorothy Sisnett, Brandi Sisnett, and Dr. Franziska Phillips.
He was the retired blacksmith and engineer foreman of the now defunct Kendal Sugar and Syrup Factory. He was a member of St. Luke's Church Army, The Men's Fellowship, St. Luke's Parochial Council and a founding member of Ellerton Credit Union.
Emmanuel ‘Doc’ Sisnett
Services were held Friday, June 7, 2013 and today in St. George, Barbados.
A donation toward the National Committee for Aging will be collected at the Thanksgiving service.
Letters of condolence may be sent to Dr. Ricardo Carter, 310 Electric Ave., Lewistown, PA 17044.