In Memory of




Obituary for Janice Barber (Jeffrey)

Janice (Jeffrey) Barber, 71, of Burdickville Road, Charlestown, passed away at Mass General Hospital in Boston on Thursday, January 18, 2024. She was the wife of the late Roger A. Barber who predeceased her in 2016.

Born in South Kingstown, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Mary (Uriff) Jeffrey.

She was a graduate of Chariho High School and Bryant College. Janice worked as an Administrative Assistant at The Washington Trust Co. for many years prior to retirement. She enjoyed attending craft shows and traveling with her late husband.

Janice leaves behind her sister Joyce Jeffrey of Kingston, RI; and several extended family members and friends who will remember her dearly.

A visiting hour will be held at Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly on Tuesday from 10:30a.m. – 11:30a.m., immediately followed by a Funeral Service at 11:30a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will take place at River Bend Cemetery, Westerly. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to SUFA or St. Jude Children’s Memorial Hospital in Janice’s memory. For online condolences please visit