Obituaries

Melvina Kelly Brown, 89

April 19, 2012

Funeral service for Mother Melvina Kelly Brown, 89 yrs., a resident of Firetrail Road & formerly of Rolleville, Exuma, who died on 7th April, 2012, will be held at Mount Nebo Union Baptist Church, Marshall Road on Baillou Hill Road South, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Charles E. Rolle, assisted by other Ministers. Interment follows in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, JFK Drive.
Left to cherish her memories are her 2 Sons: Ivan Bowe and Rev. Rudolph Patrick Brown; Daughters in law: Eugyneel Bowe and Sheila Brown; 18 Grandchildren: Margareta, Janice, Bradley, Bruce, Brenden, Kirk, Wrescot, Cort and Chivarre Bowe, Kevin Thompson, Kaynet Pinder, Inspector Kendall and Megan Smith, Kimmy and Estelle Smith, Kayshell and Kevin Burrows, Kirk and Gia Smith, Anastasia, Sherika, and PJ Brown; Great-grandchildren: Jarrad Thompson, Shantique Miller, Levardo, Shekera and Lemond Deveaux, Whitney and Geovarney Pinder, Keshown, Javaughn, Kendal Jr., Kendanique and Kenva Smith, Kevanique Burrows, Katlyn, Elano and Kirk Smith, Shevaniques, Olivia and LJ Smith, Maverick Kevin Moxey, Jarrad Thompson Jr., Lavardo Deveaux and Chelsea Deveaux; Nieces and Nephews: Patricia Deveaux, Dr. Thomas Rolle, John W. Rolle, Etoy Bethel, Rev. Dr. John S. Rolle, Evangeline Fowler, Rev. Dr. Charles Rolle, Alice Rolle, Godfrey Rolle and Elder Vernnita Josey, Wellington, Leslie, Harcourt and David Rolle, Mabelean Hemmings, Norma Rolle, Mary Ann Rolle, Phyllis Kelly and Denise Clarke. A host of other relatives and including: Hervis Rolle and family, Mt. Nebo Union Baptist Church Family, Rev. Dr. William Thompson and Faith United Missionary Baptist Church Family, Ceyamae Sweeting and family, Althea Ferguson and Family.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Marcia Jane Mortimer, 59

April 19, 2012

DEATH NOTICEMarcia Jane Mortimer
Age:  59 years
Address:  Eastern Estates, Nassau
Died At: University of Texas

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Date:    April 8th, 2012Son: Devon Ryan; Predeceased by: Maurice and Cynthia Mortimer; Siblings: Norwood and Roselyn Rolle, Maurice Mortimer of New Jersey, Superintendent Theresa Hanna, Bernice Willis, Renbert and Theresa Mortimer and family, Christopher and Bridgette Pratt, and numerous family members and friends.
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Funeral service for Marcia Jane Mortimer, 59 yrs., a resident of Eastern Estates, who died on 8th April, 2012, will be held at Our Lady of the Holy Soul Catholic Church, Deveaux Street, on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. Officiating will be Rev. Fr. Alain Laverne, assisted by Monsignor Simeon Roberts, Deacon Peter Rahming & Deacon Maxwell Johnson. Interment follows in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, JFK Drive.Left to cherish the blessings and memories of Marcia's life are: Her one and only precious son, Devon Marcian Ryan; Brothers & Sisters: Roselyn Marie Rolle, Maurice Kendal Mortimer, Superintendent of Police Theresa Mae Hanna, Bernice Marie Willis, Renbert Gerard Mortimer Sr., and Bridgette Georgette Pratt. Brothers and Sisters-In-Law: Attorney Norwood A. Rolle; Eula Mortimer and Christopher Pratt. Uncles & Aunts: Bruce & Bernice Mortimer, Patricia Johnson, Rose Culmer, Frank & Pandora Pratt; Robert & Betty Rose, Lionel & Marva Rose, James Morley Thelma, Ophelia, Cleomi Rose
Adopted Mother: Mrs. Delores Nottage
Godmother: Mrs. Olga Nairn
Nieces & Nephews: Derreck Ingraham, , Marcel, Vonurie, Andra, Katherine Renbert II & Rena Mortimer, Jamaine Smith, Omah & Alexis Hanna, Monique, Shana & Andre Rolle, Christina Pratt & Glenda Grant
Grand Nephew & Niece: Maurice 'Mo' Mortimer & Alexanderia Albury
Grand Uncles & Aunts: Leroy & Agnes Glass, Florabell Penn, Keva Farquharson, Coralee Sturrup, Eloise Armstrong
Cousins: Attorneys Lyden and Jacob Rose, Attorneys Debra Munnings and Sharon Hutchinson, Cecil, Maxwell, Phyllis, Ednal, Sonia, Debra, Frenrick, Pricilla, Dwight, Walter, Phillip, Brian, Monique, Patrick, Keith, Charles, Burke, Dianne, Edna, Sherrie, N'Kimo, Kim, Stephen, Willard, Gerald and Julie Hamilton, Robert and Rhonda Bucker, Michael, Bruce & Joseph Mortimer of Orlando, Wendell, Patricia, Pamela and Sharon Black of Orlando, Florida, Reginald, Anthony, Thomas, Richard, Wendell, Dorothea & Renaldo Delaney, Sherrie Ferguson, Tanya, Michael, Albert, Christine, Kendal, Donald, Archie, Ernestine Rigby, Annamae and Sammy Delva, Gathwell and Zenniemae Johnson, Stanley, Stanya, Shamika White 
Numerous Godchildren including: Tamar Poitier, Dario Woods, Haggie Lightbourn, Doyle Rolle
Other Relative and Friends: The Honorable Hubert A. Ingraham, Prime Minister, Geddis Willis, Sylvanna Rahming & Family, Charles & Andrea Adderley & Family, Shelia Beneby & Family, Marvin & Nancy Pinder & Family; Rev. T.G. Morrison & Family; Robin & Terecita Forbes & Family, Michelle McPhee & Family, Gina Nottage & Family, Rudolph & Christopher Nottage & Family, Francis & Deborah Richardson & Family, Ophelia Major & Family, Edward "Bobby" & Katherin Glinton & Family, The Management & Staff and Retirees of Bahamas Mortgage Corporation, Rollen Goffe & Family, Florinda Bastian & Family, Heneritta Miller & Family, Mable Newton & Family, Reuben & Williame Stuart & Family, Reuben & Maude Hamilton & Family, Doreen Fernander & Family, Evangeline Ford & Family, Renee Smith & Family, Percy Rolle, Barbara Cleare -Bellot & Family, Patrica Curry & Family, Hubert Dean & Family, John & Erva Hall & Family, Marcian Francis & Family, Ester Woods & Family Ann Saunders & Family, Tericine Minnis & Family, Evangline Ford & Family, Albert & Mabel Daxon & Family, Dr, Maurice Brooks & Family, Ruth Miller, Godfrey Bowleg & Family, Jerome Godfrey, Mildred Bowe & Family, Emma Forbes, Terry Joseph, The Friends of the Nazareth Centre, The Staff of the Nazareth Centre, Our Lady's Women Auxiliary, OLC Men Group, Cynthia Moss & Family, Lloyd & Sharon Turnquest, Deacon Samuel Mitchell & Family, Phillip Saunders & Family, Leslie Major, Wellington Olander & Family, The Gibson, The Sands, The North, The Rolle, Vernita Johnson & Family, James & Valderine Williams & Family, Holy Family 7:00 o'clock Morning Worshipers, OLC 7:00 o'clock Morning Worshipers, Mary Charles, Brenda Clarke & Family , OLC Fair & Raffle Committee, CCD Teachers and Students, OLC Catholic Heritage Group, & Dianne Seymour, Ruth Strachan, Thelma Thurston, The Kiononian Family, Aquinas Class of 1969, The Canterbury Park, Lexington Avenue and Easter Estates Families.Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 11:30 a.m. until service time.

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Angela Virginia Knowles, 51

April 19, 2012

Funeral service for Angela Virginia Knowles, 51 yrs., a resident of Soursop Street, Pinewood Gardens, who died on 5th April, 2012, will be held at Christ the King Parish Church, Ridgeland Park, West, on Saturday 21st April, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. Officiating will be Rev'd Fr. Bradley Miller. Interment follows in Southern Cemetery, Cowpen & Spikenard Roads
Precious Memories will forever be imprinted on the hearts of her love ones: husband: Steven Herman Knowles; Mother: Sharley Saunders;one son: Orrien Knowles Symonette; two daughters: Felisia Knowles & Chantilia Knowles; one adoptred son, Arnold Charles; onedaughter-in-law: Kishana Knowles Symonette; three sisters: Antionette Clarke, Francise Symonette, Christinen Moss; four brothers: Michael Symonette, Emry Symonette, Tuddy Symonette and Marcian Symonette, thirteen grandchildren: Latorrien Knowles, Jason Thompson, Kendrick Bowe, Orrien Knowles Jr., Orranake Symonette, Dalano Hamilton, Da'Shanna Curitis, Kyrea Symonette, Das'Shanea Curtis, Danisceo Knowles, Lamonte, Lamont Jr., Faylisha; one brother-in-law: Christopher Moss; seven aunts: Marie Johnson, Faith Nairn, Nayome, Ive, Enith, Mariam, Manda; five sisters-in-law: Wilimae Cooper, Monique Symonette, Marie Symonette, Hedrey Symonette, Maxine Symonette; nieces: Tiffany King, Lachrista Saunders, Lauryn Symonette, Eurika, Toya, Joneal, Engina, Rakita, Wenonah;two nephews: Qreahl and Jade Clark; cousins: Earthmae, Shorn, Jamaine, Arnold, Tyrone; Special Friend: Kenvard Major; Other relatives and close friends including: Ionna, Evon, Brenda, Kiwoni, Kimberlena, Chiquita, Ecarina, Eric, Cutell, Remanda, Michelle, Shamel, Normal Jr., Arodeanna, Yavasanches, Hiawatha, Patricia, Tyrone, Charles, Ricardo, Syco, Arona, Ky'yen, Godfrey Bowe and Family, Demaril Curtis and Family, Mother Sweeting and Family, Daughters and Sons Prayer Band, Lidea, Gaynell, Bernard, Altamease and Liz.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday from 9-12:00 p.m. & at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

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George Anthony John Rolle, 55

April 19, 2012

Funeral service for George Anthony "John" Rolle, 55 years, a resident of Dunmore Street, who died on 31st March, 2012, will be held at Temple Baptist Church, Farrington Road, on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Geoffrey Wood. Interment follows in Old Trail Cemetery, Old Trail Road.Left to cherish his memories are his wife: Patricia Hinsey-Rolle; stepdaughter: Krista Hinsey; siblings & spouses: Patsy & Bertram Dorsett, Virginia & Lloyd Jones; Florence & Rueben Thompson, Kenneth Rolle, Rachel Rolle-Rodney (Miami), Daynette Rolle (Miami), Jeffrey & Anthony Rolle (Miami), Carolyn Harris (Miami), William Jr., Charles & Glenroy Rolle; sisters & brothers-in-law: Diane Rolle, Brenda Hinsey, Lorna Anderson, Rochelle Ferguson, Alvin & Rosen Green, Flora, Clarence, Joseph & ASP Kemmie Hinsey; aunts: Merle Neymour, Rosina Flowers & Mearil Hinsey; uncles: Rev. Alonzo Hinsey & Frank Hinsey; cousins: Rose, Merle, Lillian, Denise, Philip, Theophilis & Alvin Flowers, Mearil & Evelyn, Avinique, Elshadre, Elsworth Robins Jr.; nieces & spouses: Daphne Woods, Terricita Duvalier, Veronica Brooks, Tracey & Hugh Gray, Chandel & Brent Johnson, Raquel & Wayde Sands, Lloydrina & Errol Burrows, Cherise & Dr. Terrence Wilkinson, Michelle Rolle, Jennifer, Quanette, Nellen, Travette, Keyvanna & Faith of Miami, Sanovia & William Rolle (Miami); nephews & spouses: Michael Dorsett, Bertram & Mornica Dorsett; Andrew & Deborah Dorsett, Marvin & Shannel Dorsett, Paul Jones, Lloyd & Karen Jones, Christopher & Antonio Rolle (Miami); other family & friends including: Pastor Geoffrey Wood, Kevin Knowles, Derick Neymour, Dr. Kelafo Collie, Vandera & George Carey, Javon & Joeranda Braynen, Jason & Hughie Gray, Ranika Douglas, Anthony Morley, George Pratt, Omar Brooks, Tario & Shantavia, Jamal & Kera Brown, Toya Brown, Raquel & Carlisa Duvalier, Michael Knowles, Rachel Brooks, Stacy Simmons, Nadia & Lyle Chase, Deante Jones, Rosey (Windsor Lane), Barbara Bowe & family, Elaine Hinsey & family, Vincent Styles & family, Becka Rolle & family, Kendal "Rabit" & family, Effiemae Sutterland & family, Junior, Josephine (Brougham Street), Dunmore, Peter Street & Hospital Lane family, Bain Town family, Ministry of Education staff, Stephen Dillet Primary School, C.C. Sweeting High School & Government High School family.Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 12:00 noon until service time.

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Phyllis Veronica Bastian, 77

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for Phyllis Veronica Bastian age 77 affectionately called "Auntie Phyllis" of South Beach Drive and formerly of Lower Bogue Eleuthera, who died April 5th, at The Princess Margaret Hospital, will be held on Saturday 11:00 a.m. at St. Michael's Methodist Church Church-hill Avenue Boyd Subdivision. Pastor Charles Lewis assisted by Rev. Marie Neely and Mrs. Marietta Cartwright Brown will officiate and interment will follow in the Southern Cemetery Cow Pen and Spikenard Roads.
Predeceased by: Husband Thaddeus Bastian
Left to cherished her special memories are:
Sisters:    Verencha Blatch, Joan Bullard, Louise Brown, Valarie Albury, Carmel Cancino and Carmetta
Black of Pompano Beach Florida
Six brothers:    Ronald Neilly, David and Raymond Fowler, Ednal, Eddie, Gary and Harcourt
Adopted children:  Gregory Neilly, Rochelle, Veronicha Cartwright-Adderley, Norman Bastian,
Dereck Neilly, Patrice Darville, Margaret and Kevin Hepburn, Luther Saunders,
Alvin, Deacon Pamela Brice, Daron Davis, Thaddeus Bastian, Rochelle Hudson, Veronica Cartwright, Alvin Neilly, Monique Davis Pamela Culmer and Sandra Evans
Grand-children:   Dominique Cockbill, Makisha Brown, Luther Saunders,  J unior, Donalda Higgs, Tametryo   Brown, Delvin and Kedeja  Neilly, Candy Hanna, Derick Juniour, Colby Cartwright and Tria Brown
Great grand-children:  D'Ante and Georgia Darville, Kevin Hepburn Jr., Darrion, Henry, Banisha Brown
and Dominic Neilly
Brother-in-law:          Rodrick Bastian
Sisters-in-law:           Valderine James,  Paula Davis Josey, Louise Fowler, Ruth Bullard, Patricia Johnson,
Sharon Lewis Barbara and Agnes
Nieces:     Rosemary Brown, Margaret  and Paulette Hepburn, Patrice Darville, Lisa Higgs, Sandra Wright,
Rev. Marie Neely, Christian Saunders-Porter, Anishka McPhee, Michelle Sweeting, Dellareese Tucker, Veronica Cockbill, Shantea, Shantelette and Betty West, Joanne Knowles Tucker-Williams of Miami Florida, Odessa Cockbill, Joanne and Lisa
Nephews: Derick and Gregory Neilly, Kevin Hepburn, Christopher Cockbill, Roosevelt Hunt, Patrick
Darville, Whitney, Stephen, Norman. Glen, Joseph, Wayne Williams of Miami Florida and Bilchris Tucker
Family: Edith Neilly, Pastor Ednol Cash and family, Maudrey Wallace and family, Wendell Bullard and family, Basil Neilly and family, Pastor Charles Lewis and Mrs.Lewis, Preston Neilly and family, Brenhilda Johnson and family, Eardley Neilly and family, Elaine Ferguson and family, Marilyn Kelly and family, Patrick Darville and family, Langston Longley and family, Randolph Neilly and family, Patricia Collins and family, Sherry Fulford and family, Rev. George Moss and family, Frizzie Williams and family, Wilson, Tredville, Roy, Gerald Kelly and family, Emma Pinder and family, Zala Johnson and family, Beverly Sobich, Rev. Frederick Kelly and family, Prince Hepburn and family, Florina Lightbourne and family, the Hanna, Heastie, Tynes, Bullard, Gibson, Culmer, Sands, Albury, Wainwright and  Gibson families, Willamae Albury, and family of Savannah Sound Eleuthera, Livingston Cooper and family, Olvan Toni Kelly and family ,Reginald and Elizabeth Grant and family, Gweneth McIntosh and family, John Brice and family, Christine, Deborah and Lillian Taylor and family, Olga Smith, Inez Gittens, Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth Gibson and family, Fredericka Ferguson, Sheila and Beverly Johnson, Angela, Ella and Gertrude Bullard, George James, Chuckie, David, Philip, Charles, John Bullard, Lula Tyskiguicz, Alfrancies East, Alicia, Lucky, Inez Rolle, Shirley Lewis, Sharon Wilson, Evangelist Sandra Saunders, Shirley John, Julitta, Geronimo, Bianca and Jade Brice Woods and family, Gloria Sears and family, John Ferguson, Alison, Maxwell and Yvonne Dean, Andrea and Adrella Gibson, Hattie, Sharon, Whitlene, Ruth, Naomi Bullard, Ismae Deveaux and family, Thirza Dean and family, Sylvia Bonimy and family, Ethelyn Rowlands and family, Vanny Cash and family, Nathalee Bonimy and family, Tootsie Hunter and family, Marie Andrews and family, Patricia Pinder and family, Janette Austin and family, Stan and Sherry Ferguson and family, Sabrina Woodside and family, Frank Neilly and family, Helena Neilly and family, Naomi Cox and family,  Fred Neely and family, Rev. Christopher Neely and family, Sharon Lyles and family, Kevin Culmer, Lucinda Kelly and family, Calvin Neilly and family, Marietta Cartwright and family, Malvina Culmer and family, Veronica Cartwright and family, Cleo Hepburn and family, Val Smith and family, Roscoe Turnquest and family, Marvin and Italia Gordon and family, Thelma Hanna and family, Joyce Sweeting and family, Mollie Moss and family, Ruth Gibson and family, Sharon Turnquest and family, Patricia Moxey and family, Beverly Kemp and family Shawn Moss and family, Winifred Smith and family, Sister Edna Albury and Thomas Albury, Rev. Vincent Moss and family, Thomasina Moss and family, Eloise Albury and family, the Darville family, Stella, Norma and family, Willamae Rolle and family, Stacia Kemp and family, Blosie and Alice, Cleomi Culmer and family and Lymon Cash and family
Friends: Zion Methodist Church, Curry Memorial Church, the Lower Bogue Community, the Staff of the Laundry Department, Princess Margaret Hospital, Dr. M. Cooper, Dr. Thompson and the Doctor's and Nurse's of the Female Medical 1 and II, Medical Tem, Minister Rosalee Saunders, Brenda Davis, Brenda Darville, Cheryl Lowe, Meryl Gwen Jackson of New York, Desmangles, Nurse Naomi, the  Christie Centre, Andrea Culmer and Eurkera Adderley.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at THE CHAPEL OF MEMORIES COMMONWEALTH FUNERAL HOME INDEPENDENCE DRIVE on Friday from 1:00-7:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from   9:00 a.m. to service time.

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Valarie Martha Rowena Hall Charlow, 55

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for  Minister Valarie Martha  Rowena Hall Charlow age 55 affectionately called "Auntie" of Croton Street Pinewood Gardens, and  formerly of Wemyss Bight Eleuthera, who died at the Princess Margaret Hospital April 8th, will be held on Saturday 10:00 a.m. at Lakeview Church of God Bozine  Town. Bishop Neville Hart assisted  by Pastor Andrew Brown, Apostle Valentino Williams and Minister Prince Willard Dean will officiate and interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens John F. Kennedy Drive.
 
Precious memories are held by:
One son: Myriam Charlow
Two sisters: Pastor Dr. Mavis Thompson and Evangelist Carnetta Ferguson
Three brothers:               Israel Hall, Patrick Brown and Rollison Culmer
Two sisters-in-law: Emily Hall and Patricia Brown
Three brothers-in-law:            Johnley Walter Ferguson, Charles Brown and Calvin Jolly
Two aunts: Lizerene Hall and Gal Smith
Ten nieces:  Ismae, Cecelia, Cleopatra, Ramona, Melinda, Katherina, Miranda, Kishna, Ishka and
Eulease
Twenty-one nephews:   Renardo, Edmund Jr., Desmond, Erskin, Sheldon, Luke, Nicholas, Hank, Leonardo, Johnley II, Kendrick ,Lennox, Deon,  Charles, Patrick, Chavez, Donald, Israel, Mark, Vincent and Leander
Seventeen grand-nieces:    Shavonia, J'Lynn, Jahadia, Jasmine, Janae, Kenique, Edranique, Sherika, Desnie, Leshanta, Sherica. Lakiesha, Cierra, Kier, Juandell   Ezranique and Rashnique
 
Fifteen grand-nephews:  Ezra Jr., Desmond Jr., Denzel, Henry, Caden, Jahleel, Justin, Antone, Kenneth Jr.,  Eddison Jr., Lucianno, Luke Jr., William, Stephen and Sheldon Jr.
Four  great grand nieces and nephews
Special God-child:                    Karlene Nixon
A host of relatives and friends including:   Howard Charlow, Leonard Thompson, Erica Thompson, Eddison Thompson, Rondon and Valentino Williams, Kenneth Storr, Yhantalle Ferguson, Jennifer Neely, Ria, Leotha Anderson, Sheila and Brenda  Smith,  Irene and Barbara Bain, Eulamae Johnson,  Gloria Pinder, Violet Thompson, Mayfield Young, Louise Smith, The Church Of God Bannerman Town,  Bishop Daniel Nixon and family,  Pastor Carl Nixon and family, Laura Horton, John McKinney and family, Maud McKinney and family, Rosemary Newry, The Burrows family,  Laverne Reid, Pastor Paul Thompson and The Mount Olive Assemblies Of God family, Earlene and Margaret Thompson,  Vanessa Scott, The Rolle family, Evelyn Thompson, Teacher's and Salaried Workers Cooperative Credit Union, Ministry Of Education and family, The Saints Of Guiding Light Fellowship, Deliverance Faith Centre Ministries, Life Changers Ministries, Wulff Road COGOP and all descendants of the McKinney, Young,  and Hall families of South Eleuthera.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at THE CHAPEL OF MEMORIES COMMONWEALTH FUNERAL HOME INDEPENDENCE DRIVE on Friday from 1:00-7:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to service time.

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Levi Reginald Laramore, 70

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for Levi Reginald Laramore age 70 of Annes Drive Winton Estates, who died at his residence April  5th, will be held on Saturday 10:00 a.m. at Christ The King Anglican Church Ridgeland Park West. Canon Curtis Robinson assisted by Arch-deacon I. Ranfurly Brown, Fr. Bradley Miller, Fr. Atma Budhu, Fr. Rodney Burrows and Fr. Joseph Mycklewhyte will  officiate and interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens Soldier Road.
 
Left to cherish his memory are:
Wife: Margaret Olive Laramore
Children: Michael Laramore (Ellen); Sylvia Major (Malcolm); Shawn Laramore; Michelle Pinder; Lisa Pinder; Jackie Taylor (Scott); Natasha Cartwright (Roswell); Tameko Laramore (Raquel); Margo Bosfield (Antoine)
Grandchildren:   Michael Jr.; Jermaine; Melissa; Malconique; Melani; Shawn Jr; Ashanti; Devante'; Deangelo; Lakeria; Keron; Eudane; Laron; Shantese; Cheyanne; Rotaj; Triniti; Sereniti, Rashae.
Great Grandchildren: Kiera; Syniah; Keyanna; Kayshawn
Brother : Stafford ( & Doral) Laramore
Sister: Brenetta-Mae Johnson
In-Laws: Mary Laramore, John White (Grace), George Young, Marina (John) Young, Sybilene (Ronald) Taylor, Georgina (Walter "Rim") Curtis, Ronald (Ernestine) Young, Mildred Young.
Uncle in law: Charles (Anita) Mckinney
Nieces : Jo'ann White; Patricia ( & Berkley) Chisolm; Rose ( & Leo) Kirby; Maxcine ( & Brian) Stubbs; Beatrice ( & Nehemiah) Hield; Ruth Poitier; Anita ( & Craig) Knowles; Sherry Laramore (of New York) Marge, June, Wendy ( & Wayne) Rolle; Sharon ( & Leroy) Sturrup; Theresa, Sandra ( & Terrence) Taylor; Lillian ( & James) Smith; Maedon, Indiana ( & Albert) Darville; Charlotte, Linda, and Natalie White; Alicia, Blakely and Brie Young; Sheila and Janice Young; Billi-Charra Taylor; Chia Young and Rhonda Young.
 
Nephews: Pastor Michael ( & Patrice) Johnson; Richard ( & Odea) Johnson; Julian ( & Antoinette); Joseph and William ; Kendal ( & Kim); Charles ( & Tina); Randy; Rev. Samuel ( & Renee); Roger; David Jr.; John Jr. "Super", Calvin (Carla), Rudolph, Frankie, Louis "Boogie", Desiree, Christopher ; Gerrad (Margo), Glenn, Graham, Theodore, Braven and Lucas ; Marlin Young; Owen (Bekera), Justin, William, Valentino Taylor; Ronald Jr "Ron J", Ramon Young.
 
Grand Nieces  and Nephews: Nadia; Theo; Tenille; Jonathon; Abigail; Catherine; Trenae; Keiliah; Omar; Perez; Anecia; Juliet; Jade; Aisha; Joeliese; Jon-Michael; Jordan; Dion (Kenya); Kelly (Okellen);Prince; Kia (Ory), Rashad, Rashida, Rachel, Beth-Anne, Michael  Jr., John-Thomas III, Kent, Chiteria, Lashanda, Phylicia, Felicia, Anesha, Teddy Jr, Da'nai, Phillip Jr, Hilbert, Hildra, Tyrone, Travis, Stephonya, Tinika, Sasha, Indira, Allie, Jhade, Nivea, Rivere Young, Zantae and Savannah Pelletier, Owbeon Taylor.
Cousins: Sandra Sealy, Gwenn Forbes-Kelly, Robert Carter, Larry Thomas, Marion Forbes, Erin Knowles, Van and Cordell Thompson, Gigi Mackey and Family, Nathaniel Dorsett and Family, John and Marlene Dorsett, Cecil Dorsett and Family, Lillian  and Glenn McPhee and Family, Lavenia Dorsett and Family, Lekita  and Randy Chambers and Family, Luella McDonald and Family, Joyce, Hyacinth, Joan and Family, Joanna Armbrister and Family, Audrey Laramore-Forbes and Family, Jennifer, Derek, Sidney, Robbie Smith and Families, Carolyn, Peaches, Blondell, Sean, Raymond Laramore, Mary Basden, Rose Huyler and Family, Emerald  and  Lawrence Bethell and Family, Rosemary Capron-Thompson, Pat and  Bursil Gibson, Louise Gibson and Family, Gloria Sears, Melvin Seymour, The Forbes family, The Hamilton family, The Capron family, The Outten family, The Thurston family, and The Seymour family. The Fort-Lauderdale Family: George, David "Junior", James, Winston "Pop", Shirley, Evangeline "Vangie", Catherine Laramore, Bridget Ruffing, Geseta Smith, Bernice Laramore, Leslie and Chad Laramore.
God-Children:     Walter Curtis; Jeron Pratt; Bradley
Adopted Children:   Derek Whymms, Charlie, Andrea, Marie, Edith,
Special Friends and other Relatives: Fr. Joseph Mycklewhyte and family, Elgin (Olive) Rahming, Nathaniel Bosfield and family, Anthony Bosfield and Family, Fr. Rodney Burrows and family, Portia, Desiree, Anthia, and Ralph Williams Jr., Richard and Hazel Harden of Florida, The Parada family of Boston MA, Winifred (Michael) Thompson and family, Andrew McKinney, Janet (Derek) Davis and family, Anthony (Keva) McKinney and family, Edgar & Florence Symonette, Carol (E.R.) Hanna and family, Henry, Gennie and Willamae Dean, Valarie Sands, Ann Thompson, Danny & Ingrid Knowles, Ferlease Knowles and family, Cherry, Andy (Jan), Walter Gibson and families, Petrona Kemp and family, Judith, Rudolph, Willard, Kelsey and Roosevelt (Quella) Williams, Stephanie Rolle and family, Patty McKinney and family, Vianna Pinder and family; Allan Rolle Jr  and  family, Ozzie Moore and family, Dougal Small and family, Asa Ferguson and family, Anthony Craig and family, Bismark Coakley and family, Lesa Edwards and family, Delano Knowles and family, Euthalee Brown & family, Suzette Dean  and family, Archdeacon I Ranfurly Brown and family, Fr, Bradley Miller and family, Fr. Atma  Budhu and family, Fr. Andrew Toppin, Fr. Chester Burton and family, Fr. Ormond Wright and family, Bishop Laish Boyd Sr. and family.
Neighbours: Mark Fox and family, The Pratt Family, The Mingos, Anastacia Thompson and family, Georgette Dames and family, Pearline Whylly and family, Simon Miller and family, Jeffrey and Rose Pratt, Sean Edgecombe and family, Derek Knowles and family, Norma Allen & family; Beverly Taylor; The Staff of Moe's Road Building Construction Company, The Eneas Jumper Corner family, The Farm Road Community, Kelcine Johnson and family, Shavon Peet  and  family and Aisha Sweeting and  family,The Temple Christian High School family, , The Custom Computers family, Suntee family, First Caribbean Sandyport family, The Hilton family, Christ the King Anglican Church family, especially The March "Aquamarines" Birthday Club, The Winton Community, The South Eleuthera Community and The Cat Island Community.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at THE CHAPEL OF MEMORIES COMMONWEALTH FUNERAL HOME INDEPENDENCE DRIVE on Friday from 11:00-7:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to service time.

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Vaughn Vivian Randal Roberts, 66

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for the Late Vaughn Vivian Randal Roberts, 66 years of South Beach Estates, will be held on Saturday April 21st, 10:00 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, West Hill Street. Fr. Glen C. Nixon will officiate. Cremation will follow.
He is survived by his loving and faithful Wife of 45 years: Frances Roberts; Children: Dr. Tracy Roberts-Halkitis and Shariff Roberts; Grandchildren: Kiran and Soraya Halkitis, Adero, Jaya, and Sameer Roberts; Sisters: Keva Nethersole, Donna Roberts, Dr. Lynda Roberts-Riddle of Cincinnati, Ohio, Delvera Wallace, Brenda Tinker, Patrice White of Savannah, Georgia, Marsha Roberts, Yolanda Thomas. He was predeceased by brothers Anthony, Robert and Dr. Stephen Roberts and survived by brothers: Bradley B. Roberts, Dr. Robin Roberts; Aunt: Ruth Rolle of Syracuse, New York; Son-in-Law: Senator Michael Halkitis; Daughter-in-Law: Donna Palmieri-Roberts; Sisters-in-law: Hartlyn Roberts, Winnifred Roberts, Carolyn I. Roberts, Mary Roberts, Carolyn Roberts, Ivy Drakeley, Marie Stewart; Brothers-in-law: Garfield Deal, Gilles Deal, Lincoln Deal, Livingston Stewart, Kenneth Drakeley, Donald White; Nieces: Nicole Roberts, Michelle Roberts, Tina Roberts, Stacey Roberts, Aliya Riddle, Simone Thompson, Darnell Joyner, Jennifer Roberts, Tamar Roberts, Ann Bedford, Therese Drakeley-Smith, Kimberely Drakeley, Sherry Fax, Barbara Darville, Jacqueline Russell, Sandy Bootle, Cindy Deal, Tara Deal, Roxanne Strachan; Nephews: Obie Roberts, Ryan Strachan, Simeon Roberts, Rupert Anthony Cyril "Duggie" Roberts IV , Chad Roberts, Stephen Roberts, Alex Riddle, Julian and Corey  Wallace, Elsworth Cumberbatch, Taj Anderson, Mario Stewart, Jason, Jaime and Luciano Cooper, George Fax, Paul Bethel, Lynden, Brian, and George Deal, Gilles Deal Jr., Kenneth Deal, Miguel Deal; Godchildren: Genaye Sturrup, Svetlana Thompson, 2666 Inspector Chaswell Andre Hanna of The RBPF, Garnell Curry. Dear relatives include: Elva Armbrister, Joy and Radcliffe Nichols, Debbie and Paul Longley, Wendy Lightbourne, Mae Albury and family, Franklyn Sands and family, Lynn Curry, Helaena Dean and family, Val Sturrup, Marie Dean and family, Rena Cargill, Carolyn Fox, Angie Sands, Anne Sands, Judy Turnquest, Agatha Green, Hortense Rahming and family, Nadine Rolle, Tasma Brighthaup, Kevin Rolle, Peter and Maria Wallace-Whitfield. Dearest friends include: Steve Kandel, Julian Brown, Anthony Ferguson, Sandra Knowles, Cherese and Samuel Brown, Inez Brown, Colleen Collie, Linda Dean, Helen and Maria Hanna of Katy, Texas, Beverly and Geno Nairn, Oswald and Yvonne Isaacs, Maria McKenzie, Constance Gardiner, Mae Culmer, Elaine Pinder,  Shirley Cooper, Joyce Bain, Brenda Gilbert of Toronto, Canada, Cyril Roberts, George Sherman, Walter Sherwood of Boston, Thomas A. Robinson,Reverend Godfrey and Judith Huyler, Herbert and Jenny Huyler, Angela Cartwright, Lilles Strachan, Elizabeth and Gladstone Mackey, Mitzi Swaby, Lamont "Yellow" Bain, Kiffer Morris, Randolph Scott, Pete Deveaux, Hervis Smith, Greg Knowles, Ruth Sands, Louise Thompson, Ruth Bowe Darville, Paula Williams, Phyllis and Basil Knowles, Rosie and Brendan Foulkes, Bishop Clarence Williams and Reverend Doctor Barbara Williams, Hopeful Hanna, Fred Ramsey, Bishop Samuel Green, Helena and Pam Ferguson, Deborah and Eugene Thompson and family, Chrissie Carroll, Carolyn Beneby, Henry and Alma Ferguson,  Jacinta Thompson, Dr. Caryn Sands-D'Aguilar and Adrian D'Aguilar Jr., Dr. Marcia Bassett, Dr. Sara Friday, Dr. Tamina Singh, Dr. D'Arbrielle Hunt-Burrows, Dr. Dionne Dames, Dr. Dane Bowe, Dr. Colleen Fitz-Charles. Special thanks to: The Nurses and Staff of Princess Margaret Hospital Oncology Clinic, especially Dr. DuVaughn Curling, Dr. Margo Munroe, Nurse Sylvia Butler, Nurse Beverly Williams, Mrs. Judy Ward-Carter, Mrs. Valderine Sweeting, Dr. John Lunn and staff especially Melanie Hanna and Karen Walcott, Dr. Wesley Francis, Dr. Delton Farquharson, Dr. Adrian Sawyer, Dr. Elizabeth Darville and the staff of Fourth Terrace Diagnostics, Physicians of MD Anderson Cancer Center: Dr. John Abbruzzese, Dr. Jean Vauthey and Alicia Cross, Princess Margaret Hospital A&E Staff especially Drs. Horton and Joseph, the staff of Bonaventure Medical Laboratory, the staff of Doc's Pharmacy, the Nurses of Private Medical Ward, Princess Margaret Hospital, The Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral community, His Grace, Archbishop Patrick Pinder, Father Glen Nixon, Sisters of Saint Martin Monastery, his caregiver, Nurse Pearl Mills and a host of other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
**There will be NO Public Viewing.
In Lieu of Flowers, Donations may be sent to the Cancer Society of the Bahamas, P.O. Box SS-6539.
In celebration of Vaughn's life the family requests that all attendees wear the colors of the rainbow.

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Retella Mary Petty-Davis, 67

April 19, 2012

Memorial Service for the Late Deaconess Retella Mary Petty-Davis, 67 years of Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera, will be held on Friday April 20th, 7:30 p.m. at National Church of God, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera. Rev'd. Audley Hepburn will officiate.
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Funeral Service for the Late Deaconess Retella Mary Petty-Davis, 67 years of Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera will e held on Saturday April 21st, 10:00 a.m. at the Worker's House Hall, Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera. Bishop Clifford N. Petty, assisted by Bishop Lipton McKenzie, Bishop Sylvanus Petty and Rev'd.  Lockwood Deleveaux will officiate. Interment will follow in the Governor's Harbour Public Cemetery.
She is survived by her Husband: Gerald Davis; 7 Daughters: Janet Burrows, Dale Hepburn, Dorothy Davis, Pattie Davis (Hepburn), Carol, Kathy And Leah Davis; 1 Son: Jerome Davis; 2 Sisters: Emily Russell, Lisa Similien; 7 Brothers: Bishops Clifford And Sylvanus Petty, Prince, Franklyn, Brent, Anthony And Leo Petty; 27 Grandchildren: Jennifer, Fiona, Jonathan, Phillip Jr. Dehlya, Esterlitha, Shaniqua, Vashti, Whitney, Cyril, Justin, Lashanda, Curby, Kendrick, Phylicia, Daniel, Jeremy, Kenneth, Michesia, Daraldo, Dana, Aaroniqua, Dorothy, Jerome Jr, Kayden, William(Josiah) And Kylin; 10 Great-Grand Children: McCale, Marissa, Cameron, Shameko, Rashad, Anton, Ranaria, Shandira, Salaya And Shakara; 2 Sons-In-Law: Phillip Hepburn Sr. and David Burrows; 3 Brothers-In-Law: Eric Russell, George Petty Sr., And Sydney Similien; 8 Sisters-In-Law: Evangelist Velma Petty, Dolly, Lillian, Antionette, Beulah, Vernell, Patsy Petty And Caroline Bethel.; 4 Adopted Sons: Don Wood, Kirklyn Pinder, Charles Jones, and Prophet Randolph Barr; 33 Nieces and Their Husbands, 19 Nephews And Their Wives, 45 Grand Nieces, 37 Grand Nephews, 4 Great Grand Nieces, 2 Great Grand Nephews and other Step Children Too Numerous To Mention. Special Friends: Lillian Demeritte, Min. Eddie Belle Curry, Maize Pinder, Inez Cooper, Tessie Stubbs, Dr Smith, Astrid Fernander, Agnes Bethel, Austin Knowles Jr., Debra Bethel, Joyce Colebrooke, Sharon Homer, Calae Burrows, Andrea Butler, Irene Griffin, Juliette Lewis, Michelle Johnson, Thomasina, Scott, Kim, Charmaine, And Melanie (PMH), Joanna Coakley, Trudy, And  Norma(Doctor's Hospital). Other Relatives And Friends: National Church Of God Families (Nassau, Bahamas And United States), Apostle Leon Wallace And Voice Of Deliverance Family (Nassau), Linda Haschker, Ruthmae Burrows And Family, Marion Neal Of Miami Florida, Albon Johnson And Family. Mary Fernander And Family, Governor's Harbour Men's Fellowship, The Petty, Davis, Johnson, Gardiner, Bacchus, Gierzewski, Pinder, Bethel, Prescod And Griffin Families Of Governor's Harbour. The Culmer and Cooper Families Of Savannah Sound Eleuthera, The Pinder, Bethel, Scavella, And McCardy Families (Hatchet Bay). The Barr Family (Nassau), Mr. Damien Gomez And Family, Rev. William Hepburn And Rev. Raymond Hepburn And Families (Nassau). William And Constance Rahming, Dellerese Nottage, Andrea Adderley And Lotricia Ferguson. Nursing Staff Of The Levy Medical Clinic, Doctors And Staff Of The Bahamas Health And Healing Centre, Doctors And Staff Of Doctor's And Princess Margaret Hospitals Especially Nurse Butler, Nurse Akebon, Nurse McCoy And Nurse Johnson (Female Medical 1).

Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians, Nassau Street on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Friday at National Church of God, Governor's Harbour from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., and on Saturday at the Workers House Hall from 9:00 a.m. until service time.

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Malvese Laverne Marley Neely, 46

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for the Late Malvese Laverne "Marley" Neely, 46 years of Curtis Street, Bain Town, will be held on Saturday April 21st, 11:00 a.m. at Bahamas Christian Fellowship Centre, Carmichael Road. Apostle Kelson Miller assisted by Pastor Harry Dean will officiate. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F. Kennedy Drive.
She is survived by Her Father: Pedro Neely; 4 Children: Drayson Neely, Gregory Rolle, Marcandy Gibson and Ashley Johnson; 1 Grandchild: Patience Williams; 3 Brothers: Peter, Keith and Alexander Neely; 9 Sisters: Rosemary Higgs, Sharon Gibson, Jennifer Grant, Carolyn Gordon, Ethlyn Davis. Sylvia Grant, Jacqueline Hall, Pamela Moss and Denise Colebrooke; 3 Sister In-Laws: Denise, Cynthia and Taffica Neely; 8 Brother In-Laws: Kenneth Higgs, Michael Gibson, Ira Grant, Harold Gordon, Ricardo Davis, Dwight Grant, Don Hall and Andrew Moss; Nieces and Nephews: Rosemary Higgs and Family, Kenya Moss, Kendra Bowe, Kenria Kelly, Kennetha McCartney, Kenise Higgs, Kenneth Higgs Jr., Kenrick Higgs. Bethany and Ricardo Moss, Alexander and Marcus Bowe, Rachel Kelly, Troy Kelly Sr. and Jr., Brandon Bowe, Terry McCartney, Sharon Gibson and Family: Michaella, Michael Daniel Gibson, Courtney Caulibily, Jennifer Grant and Family, Ira Grant Jr., Shaquielle and Ebony Grant, Carolyn Gordon And Family, Karon And Takia Gordon, Ethlyn Davis and Family, Riccardo Davis Jr., Sylvia Grant and Family: Dwight Jr., Travis, Justin and Letisha Grant, Jacqueline Hall and Family, Vashtai Hall, Peter Neely and Family, Andenesia, Peter Jr., Miguel And Andi Neely, Keith Neely and Family, Wendira, Genese, Keith Jr., Kevaughn, Kemar and Andre, Alexander Neely and Family, Alexandria and Alexander Neely Jr., Denise Colebrooke: Tanya, Antonio, Shakira and Anthony Butler, Christine Cooper (Deceased), Tanya and Shivargo; 1 Uncle: Elisha Forbes; 3 Aunts: Pearlene Lawrence, Leona Neely and Miriam Forbes; Cousins: Gloria and Herbert Curtis and Family Blooming Mackey, Elizabeth and Isreal Bain and Family, The Whyms Family, Esther Brown and Family, Shirley Rolle, Sheila Rolle,Sandra Lightbourne, Beverly Neely, Leroy, Fredrick, Roscoe Neely, Debbie, Deborah, Elizabeth, Lillian, Lisa, Monique, Denise, Ursula, Elisha, Phillip, Raymond, Mark, Caleb, Anthony, Hillman, Angnes, Mabel And Family, Elizabeth, Ella, Esther, Alfred, Donna, Eddie, Lawrence, Sterling, Eunice Woods, Ella Lewis, Maydene, Ordell Wendalneely, Pastor Jeremiah Duncombe And Family,Floce1ta Nottage and Family and Dominique. Other Relatives and Friends: Arthur Johnson and Family, John and Veronica Forbes and Family, Deborah Fawkes Family, Tenille Nixon and Family, Delores McKenzie and Family, Cheryl Knowles and Family, Christine Cummings and Family Nicholas Braynen And Family, Rodger Duvalier and Family, The Farrington Family, Claudette Davilmar and Family, Sophie & Trevor Taylor and Family, Derek Goodman and Family, Amos Saunders and Family, The Bain Town Community, Mr C.B, Moss and Family, Trevor Hanna, Patrick Taylor, Dr. Norman Gay, Dr Bernard Nottage, Taria Saunders and Family, Marinette Rolle and Family, Enid Clarke and Family, Iris, Marco, Carldelores, Joanne Johnson and Family, Management and Staff Of Airport Authority, Apostle Kelson Miller & Born Again Deliverance Ministries, Bishop George Duncombe & Little Jerusalem Apostolic Church, Apostle Christopher Russell & Christian Tabernacle Church Family, Apostle Paul & Elder Maxine Butler, Jerome Moss And Family, Apostle Paul And Elder Maxine Butler, Jerome Moss And Family, The Belizair Family, Darnell Dorsett And Family, Doctors And Nurses At The Accident and Emergency at P.M.H., Private Medical Records And Maternity Ward Of The Princess Margaret Hospital.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians, Nassau Street, on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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George Nathaniel Levarity, 77

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for the Late George Nathaniel Levarity, 77 years of Thompson Court, Oakes Field, and Formerly of Abaco, will be held on Saturday April 21st, 2:30 p.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. Rev'd. Fr. Neil G. Nairn assisted by Canon Warren Rolle will officiate. Interment will follow in the Western Cemetery, Nassau Street.
Wife: Irma Levarity; Daughter: Tanya Mackey; Grandsons: Taran and Travis Mackey; Brother: Michael Levarity of Green Turtle Cay, Abaco; Sisters: Iris Miller and Adelaide Levarity - Pinder of Freeport, Grand Bahama; Adopted Brother: Livingston and Leonard Stuart; Adopted Sisters: Iteah  Ritchie and Ruby Davis of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Carnetta Rahming , Jocelyn Hanna and Minerva Benson; Nephews: Richard "Mackey" Bain, Eugene "Benjamin", Abraham, Apostle Paul and Apostle David , Nathaniel, Michael, Rev. Dr. Ivan F. Jr., Wrensworth , Johnathan, Supt. Samuel , Nathan and Rev. Emmanuel "Kevin"Butler, Earl Miller, Arthur, Rudolph, Rev. Patrick and Malcolm Levarity, Ademian and Alexian "AP" Pinder, Lester Bernardo, Dennis, Willis and Rontonio Levarity, Kirk Pedican; Nieces: Louise Butler-Simmons, Elizabeth "Mary" McMinns, Marie Lyvonne Thorpe of  Michigan, Christine Neely, Joan, Ingrid and Virginia Levarity, Una Delancy, Alelia Adderley, Caron Green, LaTrese Torres, Breanne Williams and Cynthia "Cindy" Levarity; Children of the late Myrtle Hanna - Paul, Marie & Andrew. Children of the late Sybil Blyden - Veta, Calliope, Persis, Gershwin, Louise and John; Children of the late Leroy Nicolls -Eugene, Melvern, Sharon, Anthony; Children of Maria Turner- George, Charles, Philip, Andrea, Cleomie, Jesse & Karen; Children of the late Kenneth Nicolls - Everett, Roman, Sheila & Marco. Children of the late Eric Nicolls - Rose, Philip, Perry, Percy, Pam, Patricia, Prescola, Eric, Erica, Zelma, and Janet; Children of the Late Lorraine Saunders, Terrance, Sharon, Joanne, Antoinette, Laverne, Vansharee & Anthony; Brothers-in-laws:

Arlington Miller, Rev. Ivan Butler Sr., Adolphus Pinder , Wallace Nicolls; Sisters-in-law: Melrita Levarity of Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, and Victoria Levarity of Freeport, Grand Bahama , Maria Turner, Eloise Saunders, Ruth Nottage; Other relatives and friends include: Joan Beckford (caregiver), Nelson and Malvese Sands, Audrey Tucker and Family, Constance Mackey and Family, Joyce Bain and Family, Louise Adderley and Family, Vern Hutchinson and Family, Ellen Grant and Family, Chris Francis and Family, James Butler and Family, Annette Cartwright and Family, Antoinette Weech, Willa-Mae Sawyer, Prescola Lockhart, Warren and Vera Levarity, Lillis Ramsey & Family, Janet Levarity, Cyprinna Deveaux, Claudette Bees, Edna Levarity and  Family, Carl and  Madeline Levarity and Family, Marteen Levarity and Family, The Francis Family, Michael Levarity, The Levarity Family, Bimini and Florida, The Weech Family, Family of the Late Leanor Franklin, New York,  The Family of the late Christopher  Johnson, Miami Florida,  Melony Hanna and Family, Gertrude Neely and Family, Paula Cunningham, Linda Fitzgerald and Family, Denise McPhee and Family,  Ezra and Ezrika Pratt, Wyome Hulyer, Dr. Joseph Evans and the Bahamas Urology Centre Staff,  The Old Timers Softball League, The Parcel Post Department and the entire St. Agnes Church Family.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians, Nassau Street on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

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St. Clair Augustus Burrows, 68

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for the Late St. Clair Augustus Burrows, 68 Years of Garden Hills #1, and Formerly of Deadman's Cay, Long Island will be held on Sunday April 22nd, 2:30 p.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. Rev. Fr. Neil G. Nairn assisted by Canon Warren Rolle will officiate. Interment will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery, Nassau Street.

Wife: Esther Burrows; Children: Sherry Burrows & William Burrows; Sisters: Delores Turnquest, Annette Cartwright; Daughter-In-Law: Sharon Burrows; Sister-In-Law: Hope Cartwright; Brothers-In-law: Ralph George Cartwright, Derek Cartwright, Carlon, Leslie and Craig Cartwright. Grand Children: Michael Burrows, Willeisha & Lynnaire Burrows; Nieces and Nephews including: Patricia Mitchell, Randolph Scott, John Scott Jr., Barbara Scott, Geoffrey & Dexter Thompson, Vernal & Whitmore Burrows, Rosalie Higgs, Christina Whitely, Barbara Adderley, David Cartwright Jr.; Grand Nieces & Nephews including: Kimberley Archer, Chandra Ferguson, Paulette Higgs, Eric, Jade & Erica Whitely, Christlyn & Kaitlin Adderley, Keith II & Ynise Hanna, Jonathan Rigby, Monique Mitchell & Kenrick Albury. Other relatives and friends Including: Father Neil G. Nairn, Father I. Ranfurly Brown and The entire Membership of the St. Agnes Parish especially The Anglican Church Men, Kenneth Culmer, Charles Miller, Chris Wright, Preston Ferguson Sr., Beauregard Kelly & Patrick Johnson; Brensil Rolle and the FNM Executive Committee and Campaign Workers of the Garden Hills Constituency; The Staff of Asa H. Pritchard especially Scharlene Bucci, Jeff Strachan, James Poitier, Andrew Scavella and Trevor Hunter; Pastor Leonard Johnson & Sis. Denise Johnson; Pastor Paul Scavella & the Members of the Centreville Seventh-day Adventist Church; The Centreville Pathfinder & Adventurer Clubs; The Management & Staff of H.G. Christie Ltd.; The Management & Staff of Bahamas Wholesale Agency; Alice Martinborough & Family; Matthew & Yvonne Johnson & Family; Betty Bain &  Family, Estella Farrington & Family; Reverley Saunders & Donella Mackey; Elaine Arnett & Family,  Jason Cartwright & Family; Claretta Duncombe & Family; Philip Taylor & Family; Mildred & Patrick Sands, Doctor Adderley & The Nurses of Male Surgical II, Dr. Quinton Richmond; Ruth Dabouze & Family; Priscilla McIntosh, Romeo & Edris Cartwright; Robert & Virgil Briggs & Family; Florie Cartwright & Family; Sam & Shawn Moree; Marilyn Dean & Family; Delilah Tai & Family; Rita Bowe & Family; Richa Sands & Family and numerous others.

Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians, Nassau Street on Saturday from 10::00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

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Cuthbert Trevor Grant, 77

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for the Late Cuthbert Trevor Grant, 77 years of Palmetto Village, and Formerly of St. Joseph Parish, Barbados, will be held on Saturday April 21st, 11:00 a.m. at Christ Church Cathedral, George Street. Rev'd. Fr. Colin Humes assisted by other ministers of the Gospel will officiate.  Cremation will follow.
Trevor is survived by his Children: Angela Hill-Griffin (Barbados), Erika Brown, Treva, Paul and Angela Grant; Son-in-law:Julian Brown Sr.; Step-mother: Emma Craig (USA); Brothers: Lionel Craig (Barbados), Colin (Pat) and Geoffrey Craig (USA); Sisters: Sheila Smith (Bobby) (USA), Cecile Chiddenton (Bob) (Canada), Peggy Calley (Tom) (Canada), Betty Mitchell (USA); Grandchildren: Phylicia Allen, Renate Munroe, Natasha, Reno and Julian Brown and Lauryn and Yasmine Grant; Aunts: Edna Callender, Lucille Parris, Emma Bailey (USA) and Claire Grant (Barbados); Sisters-in-law: Beryl Dillett, Patricia Bethell, the Reverend Laurie Patricia Bethell, Anita Allen, Stephanie Dean; Brothers -in- law: Edward Bethell, George Bethell, Algernon Allen Sr., Jonathan Dean; Nieces: Simone Michel, Kim Cooper (Clinton Sr.), Tammy Williams (Russell), Lisa Bethell, Aliya Allen, Amil Allen, Gian and Jonelle Dean, Celeste Carr,and Rachel Vaughn; Nephews: Craig Bethell, Trevor Bethell (Christina), Karl Duwayne Dillett (Esther), Dr. John Dillett, Algernon Allen Jr., Dr. Antoine Allen, Craig Chiddenton, Sean Chiddenton, Trevor Calley, Brian Calley, Daniel Vaughn, Christopher Vaughn, Ryan Craig, Robert Smith, Colin Smith and Basil Smith; Cousins: Michael Callender, Angela Mayers, Jeffrey Parris, Lisa Callender, Hazel-Ann Dunbar,  Peggy Holder-Jones (USA), David Grant ( Canada), Norman Grant, Cheryl, Janice, Yvette and Hanif Sealy, Bernadine Lewis, Pamela Holder, Sandra Forde (Barbados); Grandnephews: Karl Duwayne Dillett, Danny and Anthony Michel, Amarri Bethell, Clinton Cooper Jr., Dillon Dean and Zachary Allen; Grandnieces: Pascalle Dillett, Briana, Cadja Bethell, Cindy Cooper, Adia Bethell and Aliya Dillett. The St. Michael's Scottish Masonic Rite especially Sydney Whitfield; Care-giver:Nurse Stephen Clarke; Foster sons: Edgebert and Adolph Tinker; Special Friends: Mrs. Milan Gittens, Judy Munroe, Earl Thompson, Joy Stubbs, Faye Gibson- Callender, Gene and Emerson Haynes, Carlton Jones, Rawle Maynard and members of the Barbadian- Bahamian Association, George and Sonia Watson, Vanessa Lightbourn, Harriet Outten, Karl Strakker and many other relatives and friends.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians, #34 Nassau Street on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will be No Viewing at the Cathedral.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Downs Syndrome Association, P.O. Box 13207, Nassau Bahamas, or to account 289704-9 at the Royal Bank of Canada, Palmdale Branch.

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Ethel Ann Miller, 73

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for Ethel Ann Miller age 73 years a resident of  Florida Court and formerly of Arthurs Town Cat Island  will be held on Saturday 21st April  2012,  10:00a.m. at St Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. Officiating will be Rev'd  Fr Neil Nairn and Rev'd Cannon Warren Rolle.  Interment will be made in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F Kennedy Drive.
Left to cherish her wonderful memories here on earth are her: Nine Children: Karen, Dale, Mark, Louis, Kevin, Sean, Boyd, Janelle and Tamla, Twenty-One Grandchildren: Romel, Velliceia, Ebony, Quinderia, Tori, Shemica, Kayvonna, Ken Jr., Keva, Jamie, Denaj, Mark Jr. Torran, Dale Jr., Brandon, Rajia, Travis, Kevin Jr., Derick, Kenesha and Devon;  Three Great-Grandchildren: Lakazia, Z'nae and Jasmine; One Brother: Harold Miller Seven Sisters, Joyce Miller, Melvina Bonomy, Betty Reckley, Kaye Forbes, Donna Miller, Fayedora Miller and Ida Miller One Aunt:  Gertlene Miller,  Three Daughters-In laws: Velvy Rose, Sherry Rose and Sadonie Nairn One Son-In-Law: Lubert Josue, Two Brothers - In-Law: Anthony Forbes and Daniel Reckley, One Sister - In- Law: Saralee Miller,  Two Grand Sons - In- Laws: Lindrick Douglass & Perdo Rogby; Nieces: Kerry, Clover, Kaylene, Candida, Inga, Teneisha, Kayshanna, Barbara, Melody, Caro, Andrea, Henrietta, Janet, Gercle, Tracey, Joy and Lawonda & Family; Nephews: Barry & Family, Christopher & Family, Kingsly, Godfrey, Donavon, Lealdo & Family, Lance & Family, Melvin Jr., Ramon & Family, Nikos, Santino, Stephen, Doyle & Family, Novardo, Alex, Jordan, Sharron, Shamal, Sharad, Perry, Keith and Charles. One God-Son: Leanardo Aritis, Cousins: Children of the late Rebecca Williams, Rose LaCroix and Family, Family of the late Birde Farah, The late Avis Armbrister & Family, The Larrimore Family, Edris Miller & Family, Family of the late Evangeline Gibson, Family of the late Doris Newbold, Family of the late Daisy Baillou, Christine Green & Family, Marcus Storr & Family, Lynden & Angel Hepburn, Larry & Family, Idamae Dumcombe & Family, Hiram & Felix Larrimore, Barbra Holder, Naomi Pinder & Family, Gloria Riley & Family, Samuel Miller & Family, Charlie Miller & Family, Pat and Fr. Rex Seymour, The Dean Family, The late Bill and Roy Dean. Other Relatives & Friends:    Overseer Helen McPhee, Latasha Collie & Family, Melane Russell & Family, Beverly Cooper & Family, Glendia Huyler & Family, Kirk Beneby & Family, Jerry Smith & Family, Donita Pickering & Family, Margret Morley & Family , Clint Williams & Family, Randy,Gloria Stuart, , Sherel Miller & Family, Daniel Russell, Crystal Johnson, Sean (Poboy), Douglass Taylor, Tony Cadet, Pandora Charlton, Shelly Bullard-Rolle, Heather Evans & Family, Irene Sawyer & Family, Shorn Lightfoot & Family, Linda Hall & Family, Omena (mama) Adderley & Family, Carlen Dessomes, Ethera Pyfrom & Family, Rosalee Sweeting & Family , Eric Smith Jr., Barette & Lavette Smith, Patrice Colebrook, Gordon Tomlins, Clayton Miller, Brent Burrows &Family, Jenifer Johnson, Lindsy Aritis & Family, Sylvia Musgrove & Family, Corene Saunders & Family, Yvonne Murray & Family, Gloria Rose-Culmer & Family, Mercy Albury & Family, Leonard Adderley & Family, The Campbells, The Isaacs-Storr, Ms. Clarenda & Family and thers too numerous to mention..
Special thanks to Dr. Raleigh Butler, Dr. Christine Chin, Dr. Madline Joseph, Patrice Nairn, The Staff of Accident & Emergency Dept, Staff of NAD Finance Dept. Staff of Nassau Flight Services, Staff of The Royal Bahamas Defence Force, The All Saints Church Family, The Agape F.G.B.Church Family, The Salvation Army Church Family, The Staff of Bahamas National Drug Agency, Father Warren Rolle & Family, The Florida Court Family, The Arthurs Town Community.
Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Cedar Crest Funeral Home, Robinson Road & First Street on Friday  from 12:00 noon to 6:00p.m. and  at  the church on Saturday from 9:00a.m. until service time.

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Christopher Taylor, 51

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for Christopher Taylor, age 51 years a resident of Oxford Avenue, Nassau East will be held Saturday 21st April  2012,  11:00a.m. at Christ Community  Church, Bellott Road. Officiating will be Pastor Elvin Taylor assisted by other Ministers.  Cremation will follow.
He will forever be remembered and cherished in the hearts of his parents Rev. Dr. Clayton & Carmeta Taylor; estranged wife, Stella Taylor and family; his son Duran Taylor Jr.;  2 Grandsons, Isaaic & Duran Taylor,  3 sisters, Mrs Brenda Cargill, Max and Marcel Taylor; 1 brother-in-law Adrian Cargill Sr. 1 Niece Miquisha Cargill (Houston), 2 Nephews Dr. Adrian Cargill,Jr. & Christie Cargill & Ayden Cargill. Aunts/Uncles: Prophetess Thelma Helen Duncanson &Family ;  Alvine & James Gay  & Family, Elra & Errol Ward & Family; Velna Burrows & Family; Janet Taylor & Family; Elton Carlis Taylor & Family; Eddins Taylor & Family; Limus &Augusta Taylor & Family; Elvin & Donell  Taylor & Family; Flexie & Ronald Jones & Family; Great Grand Aunt Mrs. Dorothy Johnson,( Brooklyn, N.Y).;  Fletcher Miller & Glenda Ammon (Brooklyn N.Y); Donna/Everette Taneale.  Baltimore & Andrea & Family, Georgia; Purchasing Dept.,B.E.C.; Whitney Stubbs; Michael & Bernadette Saunders; Warren & Audry; Mrs Gloria Reid & Phylicia; Glenda Hepburn; Daron Hepburn; Jennie & Leon Edwards & family; Francis Clarke; Cynthia Dean & Family; Karen Higgs ,Peter, Alexander, Robert & Miriam Merritt ( Hollywood, Fla); Shirley Rolle of Atlanta, Georgia;  Drs. Blake & Ancela Blakely of Baltimore;  Joseph Harris & Family;  Mr & Mrs Alton Cargill & Family;  Ms Peggy Pinder Portia & Family; Maude Cartwright & family;Rev Joseph Thompson & family,Johnilee & Prophetess,Carnetta Fergurson, Rev Fredrick & Pamela Stubbs & family, Rev Carla Culmer & Wesley Methodist Church family: Pastor Rudolph Cooper & the Emmanuel  Baptist Church, & the Balmn in Gilead  Ministry & family; Cynthia Brown & Family; Marilyn Munroe & Family; Bernie, Travis Edwards, Megan Clarke; Geneva Pinder & Family and others too numerous to mention.

Instead of floral contributions, donations may be sent to the Educational fund for Duran and Isaac Taylor c/o Royal Bank of Canada, main Branch Account # 701-7056

In Celebration of Christopher's spirit in life the family has suggested that bright colors be worn to the service.
Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Cedar Crest Funeral Home, Robinson Road & First Street on Friday from 12:00 noon to 6:00p.m. and  at  the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until to service time.

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Edith Gwendolyn Rolle, 87

April 19, 2012

Funeral Service for Edith Gwendolyn Rolle, age 87 years a resident of  Abraham Street, St James Road and formerly of Mangrove Cay, Andros will be held Saturday 21st April  2012,  12:00 noon at New Lively Hope Baptist Church, Jerome and Chesapeak Avenue. Officiating will be Rev'd Hilbert Flowers, Rev'd James Pennerman, Minister Paula Moncur assisted by other Ministers.  Interment will be made in Old Trail Cemetery, Old Trail Road.
Left with cherish memories are her 3 sons Granik, Anthony & Nelson Rolle, 8 Grandchildren, Janet Johnson, Aniska and Mark Cunningham, Diana and Owen Forbes, Lakeisha and Tony  Ferguson, Greneka and Nekesha Rolle, , Mario Rolle, Jamaal and Raquel Rolle Johnson,  8 Great Grandchildren Andre and Alexander Forbes, Mark Jr, Andre and Gabbie Cunningham, Tonisha, Antonio and Grace Ferguson, 2 daughters in law Eulamae and Juliette Rolle, 3 sisters Rita Clarke of Mangrove Cay Andros, Pearline Green, and Alice Green Harris,of Brownville Florida, 1 sister in law Bernetta Green of Lakeland Florida, 19 nieces Naomi Deveaux, Martha Jones, Princess Campbell, Elizabeth McDonald, Eriamae Saunders, Annamae Archer, Lilly Blatch, Leanna Clarke, Queenie Butler Barry, Esther Green, Roslyn Green, Sandra Perry, Dianna and Yvonne Green, Virginia, Firstina, Laurine, Irene Green, 11 nephews William Green, Prince Albert Rolle, Cecil, Charles, Philip Major, Bennett and Fred Green, Edward and Anthony Clarke, Tyrone and Oscar Dean, and other relatives and friends including Leona McCartney, Joan Bowe, Bishop Lerodney Rolle, Kathleen Fritz, Geletha Rolle, Annie Gilbert, Zelma and Hazel Rolle, Curlena Thompson Forbes, Barry Kemp & family, Colette Morley, Mary Hanna & family, Lovely Rolle & family, Minister Rupert Rigby & family, Carnie Gibson & family, Bishop Sam Green & family, Minister Edward Humes & family, Yvette Jordan & family, Willamae Farrington & family, Yvonnie Miller & famil, Ingrid Bonamy & the entire Simon family, Abraham Rolle & family, The family of the late Negville Moxey, Harriet Cooper & family, the St James Road, Five Pound Lot community, the entire community of Mangrove Cay Andros and others too numerous to mention.Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Cedar Crest Funeral Home, Robinson Road & First Street on  Friday from 12:00 noon to 6:00p.m. and  at  the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until to service time.

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Remembering Champ Cleveland 'KO' Parris

April 16, 2012

One of the most compelling boxers in Bahamian history has passed away.When he died recently and his burial was scheduled for April 13 at the Most Holy Trinity Anglican Parish in Stapledon Gardens, Cleveland 'KO' Parris was 74 and an almost forgotten sports figure.

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John T. McCartney, 73

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Dr. John T. McCartney, 73 yrs., a resident of Easton, Pennsylvania & formerly of Nassau, Bahamas, who died on 28th March, 2012, will be held at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Baillou Hill & Wulff Roads, on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. Officiating will be Canon Basil Tynes, assisted by Fr. Enrique McCartney. Interment follows in Western Cemetery, Nassau Street.

Left to cherish his memories and celebrate his life of passion and purpose are: Wife: Leona Janet McCartney; Son: Dr. John N. McCartney; Adopted Daughter: Anja MossSon in Law: Dwayne Moss; Sisters: Ellen Rosemary McCartney, Patricia Goz of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Pauline Wallace- Saunders of Miramar, Florida; Brothers: Dr. James McCartney, Reginald McCartney of Brooklyn, New York, Wilfred McCartney; Lifelong Friends and Brothers: Mr. Lindop McPhee, Attorney Anthony Thompson and Mr. Nathanial Arthur; Nieces and Nephews: Tanya McCartney, Dr. Lisa Bazin (Hans), Dr. Christin Peterson (Keith), Bridgette and Jahan Johnson, Fr. Enrique McCartney (Brenda), Juan McCartney, Erica Murphy (Milton) of Dallas Texas, Khadeja Goz, Arkangelo and Essengo Goz of Tulsa Oklahoma, James Jr., Matthew and Dr. Francinia McCartney, Jereme Wallace ( Latasha) of Kentucky USA, Tiffany and Jenece Wallace, Melvin Jefferson and JoNell Saunders of Miramar Florida, Kwame McCartney (Kay) of Brooklyn New York, Patricia Farrington, Cindy Thompson, Cassandra Gordon, Marjorie Johnson, Gina Darville, Kim & Patrice Greene, Joan Delancey, Eugenie Ellis, Andronike Greene, Deborah Greene DeGourney, Angela Greene Sawyer, Shirley Greene, Hazel Chea, Helen Newbold, Patricia Burrows and Tera Rahming, John Neely, Raymond Rolle, Glen, Cleveland, John, Sterling, Wayde, Spencer, Ian, Al, Shawn, Ernest and Gregory Greene, Joseph Moxey, Rudy, Mark and Raymond Greene, Jere Bowe, Jeffrey, Jason, Eugene and Jomar Greene, Dr. Melvin Rahming and John "Money" Greene.Sisters in Law: Norma McCartney, Sheralyn McCartney, and Joan Bowe. Brothers in Law: Dr. John A. Johnson, Arkangelo Goz of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Peter Saunders of Miramar, Florida. Cousins: Ena and Constance McCartney, Beulah Dean, Mrs. Brenda Carey of Tarpum Bay Eleuthera, Percilla King, Ronald, Kenneth, Kirk Freddie and Henry Jean McCartney, Norma - Lee Johnson and family, Bessie Mae Grant and family, Bryl Moss and family, Marilyn Munroe and family, Godfrey Major and Wilfred Major and James Major of Tarpum Bay Eleuthera, Burton Smith and Family, Gloria Smith and Family, James Edwin Smith and Family, Mrs. Gweneth Munnings, Mrs. Helen Smith, Mr. James, Archie and Lorenza Carey, Ms. Clementine Carey-Butler, Dr. Timothy McCartney, William and Clinton McCartney , Ann Cancino, Mavis Bowe, Cora Mae Major and Joan Adderley , Mr. Marcus Cooper, Deputy Commissioner of Police Quinn McCartney, Charles and Maud McCartney, The children of the late Vivian Moss and The entire McCartney Family Association. Other Relatives and Friends: Sir. Arlington Butler, Mr. Charles Fawkes, Lionel and Wallis Carey, The Faculty and Staff of Lafayette College in particular the Government and Law Department, Dr. Rex Ahene, Dr. Gladstone Hutchinson, Mr. Paul Panto, The Faculty and Staff of the College of the Bahamas including Mr. Michael Stevenson, Dr. Ian Strachan, Jessica Minnis, Dr. Olivia Saunders. Fr. James Moultrie and the St. Matthews Anglican Parish staff, Shirley and Leo Woods, Miss. Nicey Brown, Mr. Malcolm Adderley, Mr. Arthur Hamilton, Mr. Peter Sturrup, Mrs. Esmerelda Rutherford, Mrs. Mary Johnson, The residents of Hepburn's Alley and Andros Avenue and a host of other relatives and friends.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday from 9-12:00 noon & at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

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Sylvia Maria Culmer, 84

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Sylvia Maria Culmer, 84 yrs., a resident of Nassau Village & formerly of Victoria Point, Mangrove Cay, Andros, who died on 26th March, 2012, will be held at Ebenezer Mission Baptist Church, Charles Vincent Street, on Saturday at 12:00 p.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Charles Culmer, assisted by Rev. Dr. Jeffery Deleveaux, Rev. Dr. Lockwood Deleveaux, Bishop Trevor Williamson, Rev. Dr. Stanley Ferguson & Rev. Dr. Michael Symonette. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.Cherished Memories will be held by: Her 4 sons: The Walking Bible Rev. Dr. Charles Culmer [Pastor of the Foresight Baptist Church] Lorenzo & Michael Culmer, Rubin Johnson. 4 daughters: Elder Patricia Warner, Dorothy, Marsha & Charlene Culmer. Grandchildren: Alisha, Charles, Philip & Antoine, Abigail, Aviana Culmer from Jacksonville Florida. Georgette, Antionette, Sapphire, Lorenda, Marco, Antonio, Romeo, Pricilla, Frankieto, Robert & Damian Culmer, Sophia & Timothy Dorsett, Kenica, Kendicka & Kendesha Hepburn, Osborne, Waldon and Raquel Warner, Alexandria, Deandria, Ruben Jr. Shante, Keshaun and Christina Johnson, Ebony, Brittany Jayde, Cherilyn, Jeffery & Desmond. Numerous great grand children. Two Sisters: Zelma and Hazel Rolle. One Brother: Kenneth Rolle of Orlando Florida. Daughters in law: Prophetess Rev. Iris & Marilyn Culmer, Willimae Johnson. Nieces: Margaret, Marilyn, Ann, Carolyn, Melonie, Claudette, Samantha, Venus, Christine and Fredericka Wilson. Miriam, Estelle, Rette, Geraldine, Rosemary, Elizabeth, Maxine Rolle, Monica, Keisha, Dean, Corral and Sylvia of Orlando Florida. One sister in law: Marion Rolle, Adopted Grand Children: Kenwin Ingraham Sr. Dari Marshall, Sherry Bullard, Christine, Charlton, and Vejay Ramater. Grand Nieces and Grand Nephews, Friends and other relatives including: The Foresight Baptist Church Family, Bishop Trevor and Firstlady Williamson & Trinity Full Gospel Baptist Church Family, The Bain & Grants Town and Hospital Lane Family, Caroline Johnson & Uncor Global Security Family, B.T.V.I. Management and Stuff, Madge & June Munroe, Sandra Moss, & family, Inez Swan, Renee Darling, Marian Culmer, Yvonne Carey, Pasty John, Orane Morris, Louella Bowe, Elisha Forbes, Donna Rolle, Evang. Garnet Brown and Family, Kim & Willie Moss, O Brian Family, Rev. Vaughn P. Miller, Anthonys Grill Family, Louise McKinney and family, Peal Huyler Strachan and family, Kenneth Hepburn and Family, Whydham Housekeeping Family. Marilyn Wallace, Ervin Hewitt. Mrs. Geraldine Ferguson & Family, The Morning Star Baptist Association Family, The Nurses & Doctors of P.M.H. Friends may pay their last respects at Foresight Baptist Church, Nassau Village, on Friday from 10-5:00 p.m. & on Saturday at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time.

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Idell Jane Brown, 90

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Matriarch Idell Jane Brown, 90 yrs., a resident of Adelaide Gardens & formerly of Betsy Bay, Mayaguana, who died on 29th March, 2012, will be held at Zion Baptist Church, East & Shirley Streets, on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. T. G. Morrison, assisted by Rev. Anthony A. Sampson, Bishop Simeon Hall & other associate Ministers, Deacons & Evangelists. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Left to cherish her memories are: Five Sons: Reubin, Neutal Rolle, Charles Brown, Anthony Brown, and Andrew Brown; Four Daughters: Carolyn Barr, Paulette Dixon, Esther Johnson; and Daphne Hanna; Twenty Two Grand Children: Bernadette Barr, Det. Corp #470 Leonard Barr, George McCartney, Miguel, Adrian Shavaha,Terez & Latoya Rolle, Det. Corp #472 Abdel Dixon, Avard & Atara Dixon, Ryan, Antonia & Erica Brown, Julian & Rosheka Johnson, Anwar & Christopher Bethel, Giovanni, Hakeem & Andrea Brown; Six Great Grand Children: Lynae Barr & Lahliah Barr, Aiden & Amari' Dixon, Gizelle & Keeano Brown; Two Brothers: Evangelist Laban Brown & Arthur Brown; One Sister: Joanna Brown; Two Daughters-In-Law: Nursing Officer Carmita Rolle & Elizabeth Brown; One Son- In-Law:Christoff Hanna; Two Sisters-In-Law: Monica Brown & Emmeritta Brown; One Grand Daughter-In-Law: Keisha Bethel; One God Child:Charles Higgins; Caregivers: Rosliene Jean & Clercila Joseph; Numerous Nieces & Nephews Including: Barbara Smith & Family, Idella Taylor & Family, Allan Brown & Family, Kingsley Black & Family, Nursing Officer Caffine Brice & Family, Nursing Officer Eugolia Brown & Family, Queen Russel & Family, Greta Brown & Family, Leroy Collie & Family, Nursing Officer Ruthmae Collie & Family. A Host Of Other Relatives And Friends Including: Rev T .G. & Mrs Roy Anne Morrison & Family, Bishop Simeon & Minister Linda Hall & Family, Rev Trajean & Minister Rhonda Jadorette, Rev & Mrs Wilton Strachan & Family, Rev & Mrs Joseph Thompson & Family, Rev & Mrs Eldmond King & Family, Hon. Mr. Tennyson Wells, Hon Mr. Sidney Collie & Family, Hon Mrs Glenys Hanna Martin & Family, Mrs Alqueenia Pratt & Family, Joy & Terrell Brown & Family, Raymond Resslio, Mrs Sylvia Wallace & Family, Mrs Joyce Hanna & Family,The Mayaguana Community, The Joan's Heights Community, Staff members from The Office of The Judiciary, Adelaide Primary School, Learning Resources Unit, Ministry of Works, Doctor's Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital, Human Resources, Accident & Emergency Department, Princess Margaret Hospital, Zion Baptist Church, East & Shirley Streets, New Covenant Baptist Church and The New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Families.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 9:00 a.m. until service time.

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