Ophelia M. Valcarcel

Ophelia M. Valcarcel

PELHAM - Ophelia M. Valcarcel of Jersey City, formerly of Pelham, left this life to join her Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 20th, 2014 at The Pavilions of Forrestal Assisted Living, Princeton N.J. Funeral service will be held Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at Greater Grace Baptist Church, 561 Thomas St., Camilla, Ga. Rev. Council Orr, Sr., pastor-officiating. Burial will follow in Pelham Memorial Gardens. Ophelia was born on May 16, 1933 to the late Charles Mansfield and Emma Mae Harrison in Meigs, Ga. She graduated from Mitchell County Training school and then nursing school in 1963. Most of her professional career was dedicated to Jersey City Medical Center until her retirement in 2001. She leaves to cherish her memory daughter Sandra B. Sharp (Anthony) of Roselle NJ; son Allan Valcarcel of Loganville GA, grandson Jordan Sharp; four grand-daughters Keva Sharp, Olyvia &Victoria Valcarcel, and Amber Hilliard; great aunt Ruth Parker, brother in-law Ben Brown Jr.; nieces Linda James, Barbara Casey, Alicia Goodwin, great nieces Andrea Hulse, Tonya Mendez and Crystal Goodwin, nephews Rashard and Dion Casey, Domingo Castro, David, Fu (Junie) and Ronald Goodwin, and a host of cousins, relatives and special friends. Visitation will be Friday 3pm-8pm. Please visit our website to share condolences at www.ntshomeforfunerals.com.

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