In Memory of







Obituary for David Arthur "Isus or Dossy" Selman

David Arthur Selman, aged 71, better known as “Isus” or “David Dossy”, late of Brathwaites Gap, Dayrell’s Road, Christ Church. Formerly of York Terrace, Pinelands and St. Barnabas, both in St. Michael.

Son of the late Elise Velda Payne and Martin Hinkson.
Husband of Karen Selman (Guyana and USA).
Father of Iezel Gibbs, Miguel Armstrong and the late Hasani Walcott.
Grandfather of Akeel and Jackeel Gibbs, Danica and Danari Alleyne, Dimonique Fields, Makiyah Beckles, Ross, Amber and Lilee Armstrong.
Stepfather of Karlon Collins (Guyana) and Dalisa Lewis (USA).
Brother of Jackie Parris and Judith Payne (USA), Malcolm Selman (Japan), Rosie Selman, Coreen Selman-Harte, Ashley and Chetwyn Payne and the late Brenda Headley.
Uncle of Dionne, Shomo, Tishon, Rumesh and Tramaine (Canada), Gailann, Jabar, Sarah, Karen, Euclid, Chelief, Ricardo (USA) and Andrew Headley.
Cousin of Carvyle Greenidge, Monica Trotman (USA) and many others.
Brother-in-law of Gerald Harte and Michael Parris (USA), Nariko Selman (Japan), Loshana Decaries and Onika Sibdhannie (Guyana) and Gozell Goodridge.
Friend of Charles Vaughan, Dale Williams, Angela Forde, Christopher "Luic" Chery and Esther Bowen-Harvey.

A Thanksgiving Service for the late David Arthur Selman will take place at 3:00pm on Friday, February 24, 2023 at St. Barnabas Anglican Church followed by the Interment in the Churchyard. Flowers may be sent to Tudor’s Funeral Home no later than 1:45pm on Friday. Viewing will take place in the Chapel of Tudor’s Funeral Home on Thursday, February 23rd from 3:00pm until 5:00pm.

The service may be viewed via livestream at

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