Barbara Jean Massey

November 18, 1950 ~ June 6, 2019 (age 68)




Barbara Jean Massey of Selbyville, DE  born on November 18,1950  departed her life on June 6, 2019 at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, DE.


Barbara enjoyed watching soap operas, The Young and The Restless and The Bold and The Beautiful.  She loved listening to her blues including her favorite song “Scratch My Back” by Slim Harpo.  Her other hobbies included playing cards, pitching horseshoes and fishing.


Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, the late louis and Margaret Massey, one brother, Willie Massey and two sisters Virginia Massey and Margaret Massey.


She leaves behind one daughter, Emily Massey of Selbyville, DE; three granddaughters, Joleesa Massey of Millsboro, DE, Jaelyn Massey and Tiarra White of Selbyville, DE; one great granddaughter Jamiyah Waples; two sisters Betty Smith (Harvey) of Berlin, MD and Grace Massey of Selbyville, DE and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends to cherish her memory.


She also leaves behind her companion of 20+ years, Rick of Snow Hill, MD and her canine friend “Buster”.

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