Obituaries

Elva Magdalene Knowles nee Burrows, 94

April 12, 2012

Elva Magdalene Knowles nee Burrows age 94 years, resident of Jerome Avenue, Pyfrom's Addition, formerly of Mangrove Bush, Long Island died at her home peacefully on Thursday April 5th, 2012.

Funeral service for Elva Magdalene Knowles will be held on Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 10:00a.m. at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Shirley and Church Streets.  Officiating will be Rev. Fr. Crosley Walkine, assisted by Venerable Archdeacon James Palacious, Rev. Dr. James B. Moultrie and Deacon Lynden Douglas.  Interment will follow in St. Matthew's Cemetery, Church Street.
 Elva was predeceased by her husband: Thaddaeus Jerome Knowles; her sons: Thaddaeus Jerome Knowles, Jr. and Ashland Nathias Knowles; and her daughter: Diane Elizabeth Knowles.
 Left to cherish her memories are her three daughters: Joan (Vannie) and Yvonne Knowles and Lois Hollis; her five sons: Perry , Basil, Llewelyn (Luey) , Michael and Gary Knowles; one step-daughter: Marjorie Treco; five daughters-in-law: Rosemarie, Phyllis, Marlena, Joan and Vidalia Knowles ; one-step-son-in-law: Herbert Treco; one sister-in-law: Geneva Burrows; twenty-seven grandchildren; Jeanette Goldsmith, Diane Knowles, Craig Knowles, Kayla Gates, Shawn Wishaupt, Warren Knowles, Thaddaeus Knowles, Llewelyn Knowles, Trevor Knowles, Gina Ralph, Krissy Knowles-Mendez, Genevieve Knowles-Tieb, Kimberley Knowles, Jennifer Thompson, Melissa Knowles, Jonathan Knowles, Claudia Thompson, Ellen Key, Marcus Key, Irena Key, Sean Knowles, Katrina Ritchie, Gavin Knowles, Tia Knowles, Ian Knowles, Raquel Pinder and Jeremy Pinder; thirteen great-grandchildren: Aaron, Ashley, Lauren, Matthew, Benjamin, Trevor Jr., Dylan, Charles, Megan, Mia, Sebastian, Emily and Taylor; one sister: Edith Knowles; numerous  other relatives and friends including: Tommy Goldsmith, Linda Knowles, Dave Wishaupt, Joanna Knowles, Tina Knowles, Miguel Mendez, Jonathan Tieb, Brock Thompson, Frederick Thompson, Omar Cepeda, Nicholas Chriswell, Noelle Pursel, Raymond and Jackie Carroll, Joyce Darville, Donald Darville, Rosie Albury, Lauren Cartwright, Sylvia D'Lullo, Valerine (Val) and Etoile Burrows, Ricardo Treco, Irene Knowles, Linda Lee, Trixie Clarke, Scott Ward, Everette (Evy) and Charlene Knowles, Tootsie Constantakis, Giocanda (Kiki) Lopez, Rose Pearce, Fr. Crosley Walkine, Rev. Dr. James Moultrie, Archdeacon James Palacious. Fr. Wildgoose, Deacon Lynden Douglas, Hilda Knowles, Stephanie Francis, St. Matthew's ACW and the entire St. Matthew's Parish family, Robin Pinder, Marsha Chriswell, Agnes Dillet, Kim Cartwright and many others.
Caregivers: Esther and Denise.
Special Thanks to: Dr. John Lunn, Dr. Agreta Eneas-Carey, Dr. Francis, Nurse Wring and Nurses N.N.O.W., Nurse Renee Roth and team for their devotion and care of our mother during her short illness.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Matthew's Daycare Centre for the Aged, Church Street, telephone 322-2198.

Friends may pay their last respects at Butlers' Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Ernest and York Streets on Friday April 13th, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until service time.

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Margaret Caroline Ferguson, 79

April 12, 2012

Funeral Service for Margaret Caroline Ferguson, age 79 of Dignity Gardens who died on March 28th 2012 will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Church of God of Prophecy, East Street, Tabernacle, East Street North.  Officiating will be Bishop Franklin M. Ferguson, assisted by Minister Kendal Simmons.  Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
She is survived by her HUSBAND: Minister Elkin Alfred Ferguson; CHILDREN: Anthony Reuben Theodore, Oramae Loretta and Kim Derek Ferguson, Andrea Vernice Parker and Gary Raphael Ferguson;  DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW:  Sherry and Shirley Ferguson;  SON-IN-LAW, Elton Parker;  GRANDCHILDREN:  Dericka, D'Andrea, D'Antae,and Gary Ferguson, and Marco Parker;  BROTHER: Vanderson Ferguson;  SISTERS-IN-LAW: Rennie Ferguson and Olga Iva Ford and Family;  BROTHERS-IN-LAW: Cleveland, Hayward, Vernal and Benjamin Ferguson; and their Families;  NIECES AND NEPHEWS: Jeffrey and Sandra, Trevor and Holly, Stanley (Jerry) and Cara, Loren, Darrel and Deborah and Emile (Rocky) Ferguson; Elizabeth Johnson, Antoinette and Andrew Sawyer, Kenneth Ferguson, Frances Stewart, Dorothea Ferguson-Outten, Arnold and Lydia Ferguson, Deborah Smith and Dr. Theodore Ferguson;  Bernard and Sheila, Carolyn, Deidre, Bethsheba (Binky) and Keith Munroe;  Jeanette and Albert (Mackey) McKenzie, Maria and Errol Simmons, Pauline Norris, Winston and Linda Williams, Ceola Charles, Carmen and Victor, Dawn and Leon Francis;  Michelle Ferguson;  and their families;  COUSINS: Bishop Romeo Ferguson, Valentine Farquharson, Lelah Cunningham, Verdiemae Farquharson- Kriz, Joanna Miller, Glenville Farquharson, John Deleveaux, Rodney, Philip and Eloise Farquharson, John (J.D.), Patricia Miller and Rose Denton; OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS INCLUDE: Enamae Cox and Family, Dr. Albert Ferguson and Family, Deacon Herman McClain and Family, Ellen Ferguson and Elizabeth Ferguson; Families of the late:  Bishop Phalmon Collie, Bishop Nathaniel Beneby, Bishop Herbert Ferguson, Bishop Errol Simmons, Deacon Whittington Deleveaux, Joanna Miller, Era McFall and Olive Hanna.; A HOST OF OTHER RELATIVES AND FRIENDS INCLUDING: Bishop Franklin and Rovena Ferguson, Bishop Brice and Advira Thompson, Bishop Elgarnet and Minister Jacqueline Rahming, Bishop Rudolph and Veronica Bowe, Bishop Eliakim and Dorcas Ferguson, Bishop Woodley and Vernique Thompson, Pastor Kendal and Lorna (Joy) Simmons, Bishop Hulan and Valerie Hanna, Deacon Hurai and Cynthia Ferguson, Minister Salathiel Simmons and Family, Doreen Campbell, Minister Donna Delancy, Mary Moss, Betty Cox, Pastor John Wesley Ferguson, Craig Forbes, Anamae Delva, Vera Newbold and Family, Ronald Newbold and family, Dwayne Butler, Magistrate Derence Rolle and Family, Nivian Hall and Family, L. Roye and Family, Rubyann Burrows, Enadel Lundy, Bernice Cox-Munroe, Leslie and Lehenza Curtis, Cynthia, Amanda and Cyndera Parker, Brenda Knowles, the entire family of the Church of God of Prophecy, especially East Street Tabernacle, Englerston Mighty Prayer Warriors, East St. Soup Kitchen, Wulff Rd., Englerston and Minnie St. COGOP Churches, Nassau Fellowship Centre, Miami St. Community, Neighbours of Dignity Gardens, Oncology Dept. and Female Medical 1 Ward of the Princess Margaret Hospital, Physiotherapy Dept.- Geriatric Hospital, Nurses Cooper and Davis of Flamingo Gardens Clinic, Dr. Theodore Ferguson, Dr. Acheabea Ferguson-Dyer, Dr. Keith Rivers, Dr. Budha, Dr. Quentin Richmond, and her home care givers: Oramae Ferguson, Andrea Parker, Deidre and Bethsheba Munroe and Nurse Nicole Hanna.

Friends may pay their last respects at East Sunrise Mortuary, Rosetta Street, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday and again at the Tabernacle from 9 a.m. on Saturday until service time.

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Andrew Locksley Knowles, 48

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Andrew Locksley Knowles, 48 yrs., a resident of Ragged Island Street who died on 3rd April, 2012, will be held at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Wulff & Baillou Hill Road, on Friday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Canon Basil Tynes. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.Left to cherish his memories are his 2 sons: Adrian Fernander and Andrew Knowles Jr.; 1 daughter: Andrewnique Knowles; very special friend: Monique Rolle; 2 grand daughters: Janiah Knowles & Makayla Fernander; 1 brother: Trevor Turnquest; 2 sisters: Andrea Michelle Knowles-Missick & Zoraida Higginbotham of Atlanta Georgia; 3 step brothers: Phillip Turnquest, Herman Smith Jr., & Sean Gaitor; 1 brother-in-law: Joseph Missick; stepfather: Roscoe Turnquest; 10 aunts: Ruth Cash, Violet Kelly, Rosmal Fowler, Doral Larrimore, Dorothy Knowles, Ruth Knowles, Ivy Burrows, Lottie Rahming, Anne Knowles & Eloise Ritchie; 4 uncles: Stafford Larrimore, Wilfred Knowles, Phillip Knowles & Rudolph Knowles; 1 grand aunt: Matriarch Maria Carey; 2 nephews: Ramont Knowles & Tayshawn Turnquest; 1 step nephew: Christie Hart; 3 nieces: Alexis Missick, Serenity & Symphony Turnquest; 2 grand nieces: Tiana & Gabriella Knowles; 1 god daughter: Robin Sealey; 29 cousins: Diana, Joy, Janet, Almarie, Lowaine, Vaginel, Lisa, Peachie, Margo, Denise, Genette, Deborah, Joann, Edith, Craven, Danny, Raymond, Richard, Norman, Desmond, Hulbert, Kim, Dr. Rev. Lewis Cash, Rev. Ortnell Cash of California, Ronald, Adolphus, Andrew & Priest Michael Maragh including Elizabeth, Demetra, Charmaine, Donna, Sharon & Linden; 6 best friends: Robert Sealey, Patrick Whylly, Terrance Taylor, Stanley North, Alfred Taylor & Kevin Jones; other loving family & friends including: Karen Fernander, Monique Knowles, Demetra Sweeting, Denise Fowler, Brittany Hinkle, Edlyn Philippe, Faye Rolle & family, Thelma Knowles & family, Alicia Gibson, Denise Sands & family, Fabian Rolle & family, Allan Butler & family, Senekah Basden & family, Deandra Sands, Tia Ferguson, Ashton Knowles, Cranstonique Johnson, Debbie McPhee, Rashawn & Rashad Clarke, Ingrid & Tia Suazo & family, Gloria & John Morris & Tammie Thompson of Miami, Florida, the Grier family - Alfreda Brown, Patricia Grier, Jeanette Pinder of Miami, Florida, Carolyn Smith & family, Betty Adderley & family, Althea Adderley & family, June Archer & family, the Bullards, the Archers, the Halls & the Gaitor families, Stephen Wilson, Dr. Eugene Gray, Francis Chong, Carlton Russell, Tanya Dames, Siatra Knowles, the Millers, Davis & Neilly families, the entire Atlantis Resort staff, especially Uniform Services, entire Coral Towers staff, entire Cove staff, Casino Credit staff, RIU family, Paradise Utilities, A.F. Adderley class of 1980, Queens College class of 2009, the Bahamas Taxi Cab Union, Mr. Phillip "Brave" Davis, Hon. Perry Christie & the Office of the Opposition, Hon. Cynthia "Mother" Pratt, Former Senator Paulette Zonicle, Commodore Roderick Bowe & family, Mr. Gersham Pratt & family, Rev. Cleveland Wells, Mr. Jemeson Hanna, St. Barnabas Church family, including Archdeacon Gilbert "Father" Thompson, Father Basil Tynes, Captain Curry & the Boys Brigade family, Fred Bowleg, Jeff Ambrose, Rodelle Bethel, and famly, Mrs. Katrina Soutsas, the Gardiners, the Careys, Mr. McKenzie of DMW Holdings, Freeport Ltd., the Atlanta Georgia family - Monique Perdue & family, Ms. Debra, Mr. Thomas Dixon & the Echelon 3000, Pearl Bistro & Taboo 2 families, Mrs. Agatha Williams, Barbara Duncombe, Mrs. Whyms & family, Denise Carey & family, Helen, Colleen Scavella of R & J Quick Printing, Chippingham & a host of other relatives & friends too numerous to mention.Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 1-6:00 p.m. on Thursday & on Friday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Bernice Kelly, 84

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Sister Bernice "B.K./ Mama" Kelly, 84 yrs., a resident of #2 Golden Gates & formerly of Port Nelson, Rum Cay who died on 23rd March, 2012, will be held at The New Bethlehem Baptist Church, Independence Drive, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Everette J. Brown, assisted by Rev. Tyrone Laing, Rev. Joseph Saunders & other Ministers of the Church. Interment follows in Lakeview Memorial Gardens.Precious memories will live forever in the hearts of her: Daughters: Terricita Strachan of Rum Cay, Dorothy Cooper Knowles and Suzette Minns of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Stephanie Cooper and Florence Kelly Kemp; Sons: Ellsworth McKenzie, Maverick Kelly of Nova Scotia, Canada, and Denrod Kelly, Sr. of Freeport, Grand Bahama; Grandchildren: Talia, Jamaal Sr, Andre, DeAndre, Steve, Shandika, Omri, Davori, Latrell, Valdez, Sasha, Denrod Jr., Ethan, Sarah, Abagale, Ellycyn, Vanessa, Latoya, Shelia, Harcourt, Jefferson, Rubin, Ann, Dr. Larissa Johnson; Great-Grandchildren: Jamaal Jr, Jasmine, Shantae, Jameko, Omar, Justin, Aston, D'Vaughn, Rubin Jr, Elyssa, Caitlyn and Casey; Stepdaughters: Pauline Nairn and Rowena Albury; Adopted Daughter: Vernita Johnson; Adopted Sons: Arnold and Joseph Cooper and Frankie Claude. Sisters: Nora Pinder, Ettamae Major and Charlotte Kelly. Brother: Wellington Kelly; Sister-in-law: Phyllis Kelly;Brother-in-law: Alonzo Major; Daughters-in-law: Cynthia McKenzie, Tracey and Stacey; Sons-in-law: Craig Kemp and Leroy Minns; Granddaughters-in-law: Gwendolyn, Lakeishia and Tamika; Nieces: Lena, Anita, Deborah, Debbie, Jacqueline, Joycelyn, Joanne, Michelle, Nicola, Makeba, Lashantia, Fanny, Spanky, Ruthmae, Tanya and Denise Clark;Nephews: Cornelius, Jerome, Oral, Grimick, Marvado, Kendal, Dwayne, Raymond, Christopher, Rodney and John;Cousins: Nurse Letitia and Donald Curry and Family; Franco Dorsett and Family; Numerous Relatives and Friends: Moses Deveaux, Pat Whitfield, Ellamae Ferguson, Inez Cooper, Errol Ferguson, Alice Inniss, Archie Nairn, Andrew Culmer, Rosie Baptiste, Hayward Hanna and Family, Carnetta Outten, Edward Rolle, Nurse McPhee, Sir Arlington and Lady Butler and Family, Catherine Johnson and Family, Mary St. Louis, Dellaresse Braynen, Claudette Sealy, Osheika Turnquest and Family, Mr. and Mrs. Hanna and Family, Mr. Leonard Knowles and Family, Ms. Mackey and Family, Stephen Williams and Family, Alexander Burns and Family, The New Bethlehem Baptist Church Family, Apostolic Church of Christ Family, Rev. Marina Sands and Family, Lawrence Burnside and Family, Mr. and Mrs. Franklyn and Family, Beryl Hanna and Family, Pearl Rahming and Family, Norma Gordon and Family, Glen Butler and Family, Minna Outten and Family, Bernard Pratt and Family, Julian and Candice Mackey, Theresa Wilmott and Family, Hon. Shane Gibson and Family, Shirley Josey and Family of Delray Beach.Fla., Mr. Baron Johnson and Family, Sharon and Walter Capron and Family, Oswald Rolle and Family, Natasha Russell and 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 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Anthony Judson Dorsett, 51

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Anthony Judson Dorsett, 51 yrs., a resident of #8 Fort Ave., Kennedy Subdivision, who died on 1st April, 2012, will be held at Temple Baptist Church, #99 Farrington Road, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. A. Geoffrey Wood & Pastor Arlington D. Moss. Cremation follows.Left to cherish his memories are his wife: Sonia Deleveaux-Dorsett; mother: Catherine Longley-Dorsett; father: Michael Dorsett; sister: Monique Dorsett-White; brothers: Edward & Paul Dorsett, (pre-deceased by Andrew); mother-in-law: Ena Deleveaux; brother-in-law: Daryl White (New York); niece: Anaya White (New York); nephews: Oneil & Denario Dorsett; grand-niece: Naria Dorsett; uncles: Irvin Bain, Rev. Donald Sherman, Charles Dorsett, David Johnson, Rudolph Stubbs, Joseph Bowles & Aubrey Hanna; sisters-in-law: Deborah McMillan, Theresa & Andrea Deleveaux; aunts: Jacqueline & Ruthmae Bain, Albertha Longley, Betty Ramdas, Patricia Johnson, Dolly Stubbs, Pulcheria Dorsett, Mary Haynes, Rose Bowles (Ft. Lauderdale), Sandra, Anetha & Clara Dorsett & Dr. Ruth Hanna; grant aunts: Ereka Youngblood, Alwyne Scavella, Patricia, Olga & Selah Dorsett; grand uncles: Vincent & Haynes Dorsett & Pastor Neville Scavella; cousins: Kenya, Janine, Michelle, Rashan, Kevin & Dwayne, Rudell, Raquel, Edgar, Ian, Darrin, Dwight, Bonika, Jamal, Keva, Dave, Donava, Donell, Darrell, Charmain, Cory, Wilber, William, Charles, Philip, Angela,Lanell & Paula, Maxine, Keith & Ryan Longley, Vanessa Miller, Lavaughn Forbes, Donna Dorsett, Pastor Paul Scavella, Tangella Forbes, Tangenique Bain, Clement, Shanice & Crystal Forbes & Tenaj Johnson; other relatives & friends: the Longley, Dorsett, Bain, Adderley, Roach, King, McPhee, Davis, Johnson, Coleby, Pinder, Munroe, Pickstock, Forbes, Major & Bonaby families, Rupert Roach, Nathalie Taylor, Sandra Sherman, Stephanie, Shirley Walker, Beverly Moss, Brian (Boldie) Gibson, Anthony (Skeebo) Roberts, Vincent (Shem) Sherman, the Majors (Harbour Island), the Culmers (Betty K crew), Mr. Craig Pyfrom & D.C. Technology, Mr. Levarity & Arawak Stevedores' crew, Floyd Moore, Navalette, Latoya, Julio & Mr. Mervyn Pinder.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 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Lynn Patricia Hanna-Demeritte, 55

April 12, 2012

Funeral Service for the Late Lynn Patricia Hanna-Demeritte, 55 years of Citrus Meadows, will be held on Saturday April 14th, 4:00 p.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. The Venerable I. Ranfurly Brown and Rev. Edward J. Sykes assisted by Rev. Fr. Neil Nairn, Rev. Fr. Dwight M. Bowe, Canon Warren Rolle and Rev. Emily Demeritte will officiate.  Interment will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery, Nassau Street.
Lynn is survived by her Parents: Allan and Marinetta Hanna; Husband: Greylin Demeritte; Sisters: Garnell (Audley) Kemp and Constance (Carl) Gibson; Brother: Allan Hanna; Nieces: Anya Kemp, Carla and Chelsi Gibson and Kache Hanna; Nephews: Audley Kemp III, Tamal Hanna, Joshua Hanna, Cameron Gibson and Lynden Rahming Jr.; Grandniece: Sanaeya Robinson; Grandnephew: Audley Kemp IV; Uncles: James Hanna (Pittsburg) and Paul Hanna; Aunts: Rosemary, Dr. Andree, Deloris ( Pittsburg), Doloris and  Lee Hanna, Florence Scott, Tina Rolle (Freeport) and Luzera Rolle;  Brothers-in-Law: Godfrey, Mark (Stephanie), Bradley, Charles, Ian, and Kendal (Emily) Demeritte; Sisters-in-Law: Evita Butler, Marsha, Cecilia, Maria-Ann (Raymond) Culmer, Karen (Garth)Woodside, Katie Hilton and Keva Demeritte; Cousins: Eric, Everette and Althelda Hanna(Pittsburg), Ivan Hanna Jr., Gina Dean, Gail Stuart(New York), Terri Bellot, Kevin Hanna,  Dr.  Alys Hanna- Morris and Alexander Hanna (London, England), Clarice Cooper, Tracy and Gina Stubbs, Philip Coakley, Arthur (Helen) Rolle, Donna McPhee, Marionette Rolle, Hazel Bevans, Yvonne McPhee, Elsa Miller, Randolph and Alexander Scott, Tyrone, Van, Dwayne & Tanya Rolle, Hubert,  Michael, Anthon & Darnell Rolle (Freeport), Yvonne Wilson, Joan Roach, Judith Cumberbatch, Alcot Wilson, Eric Butler, Maria Taylor,  Clarissa Honett, Teresa, Carlos, Margaret & Carmen Butler, Cassandra Davenport, Cheryl Stubbs, Marilyn Cambridge, Linda Bullard, Mavis Burrows, Marsh Bullard, Karen Cargill, Eleanor Butler, Dorothea Godet, James Butler, Betty & Vernal Butler. Godchildren: Shakera Johnson, Desmin Bullard - Collie, Khrisna Virgil, Lareisha Johnson, Shantique Virgil, Tramaine Virgil and Lauren Nwankwo. Many Friends including: Margaret Thompson-Nwankwo & family, Eleanor Delancy & Family, Jestina Virgil & family, Geneva Mortimer & Family, Margaret Johnson & family, Debbie Brown & Family, Brian Wright, Elsa Munnings, Marcia Bain, NIB Accounts Department,  Micheal Ellis, Alice Rolle, Althea Clifford, Bishop Laish & Joan Boyd, Edna Simmons, Louise & Christine Adderley & Family, Charmaine Miller & family, Vanria Williams, Yontaley Bowe & Family, Gloria Bethel, Margurite Jackson, Andrea Jackson-Coakley, Sharon Jackson-Waterman, Zerifeh Eiley, Glenda Thompson, Cleomie Harris, Janet Bunch-Lightbourne & family, Bernard Bostwick, The Kemp Family, Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Gibson Sr. & Family, Mr. & Mrs. Sidney Whitfield , Mrs. Angela Tynes & Family, Mrs. Lillian Gibson & Family, Mrs. Carmen McCarthy & Family, Mrs. Beryl Huyler & Family, Mrs. Dorothy Nairn & Family, Mrs. Maxine Taylor & Family, Mrs. Eloise Colebrook, Mrs. Carmie Ramsey & Family, Rev. Edward Sykes & Rhodes Memorial Methodist Church Family, St. Agnes Anglican Church Family, ACW & Usher Board, St. Mary's Church Family & ACW, many more too numerous to mention.
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. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and at the church from 2:30 p.m. until service time.

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George Franklyn Rolle, 66

April 12, 2012

Funeral Service for George Franklyn Rolle age 66 years a resident of Nicholls Town, Andros  will be held on Saturday 14th April  2012,  11:00a.m. at Mispah Baptist Church, Nicholls Town Andros. Officiating will be Rev'd Dr John E Newton assisted by other Ministers .  Interment will be made in Nicholls Town Public Cemetery, Andros.
George's presence will forever live in the hearts of his three sons Kevin, Keith and Beacher  Rolle; one  daughter Chrystal Rolle; four Grandchildren Kevin Jr, Keithra, Arakeitha and Angel, daughter in law Portia Rolle; three sisters Sylvia Bethel of Mt Vernon New York, Beatrice Adderley, and Deaconess Margaret Rolle; four brothers Harold, Fletcher, Bill and Police Corporal # 60 Edwin Rolle, one brother in law Kelly Adderley; one Adopted brother Elkimo Munroe; sister's in law Sheila Rolle, Judy and Ida Mae  Rolle; one Aunt Myrtis Colebrooke; Ten nephews Benjamin, Scott of New York, Nathan Pearson, Ernest Tynes of Freeport Grand Bahama, Anthony, Andrew, Harold, Elvis, Craig, Natico, and Hansel Rolle, eleven nieces Donna Ferguson, Wendy Claire of Mt Vernon New York, Linda Gaitor, Sharon Mallita, Sylvia, Francine Farquharson, Ernesta Tynes of Freeport Grand Bahama, Cutell, Natassia, Jasmine and Shornique Rolle; four nieces in law Kinberly Pearson, Roxanne Tynes of Freeport Grand Bahama, Lorie and Ladera Rolle, five nephews in law Alfonso Ferguson, John Mallita,  and Levi Cleare of New York, Wendall Gaitor, and Gary Farquharson of Freeport Grand bahama; 14 Grand nephews, 18 Grand nieces, other relatives   and friends including Daisy, Michelle, and the Bowleg family, Una Smith, Dave Rolle, Rev Weehaza Cooper, James Russell, Reginald Dames, Evangelist Alberta Dames and family, Jane Brown, Irene Rolle, Althea Wallace and family, Carla Hutchinson & family, Bennet Knowles & family, Naomi Brown & family, Bill Lightbourne & family, Sonia Russell & family, Florida Cooper & family, Ashwell and Deborah Wilson, Janice Pickstock & family, Ivan Evans, Olive Pickstock & Family, Arlington Evans, Paul White, Anthony Pinder, Chris Curry, Nurse Nela Dames, Ralph Cooper & family, Andrew Ferguson, Tyatish Walkes Vernice Scott, Sidney Scott and family, Tommy Neely, Edith Reid, Mae Evans, Kirk Pedican, Fred Curry & family, Lucy Evans, Rozena Evans, Frederick Wells, Phillipa Christie, Shell Treco, Vanria Rahming, Kenria Evans, the Hutchinson family, Helen Lord, Michelle Lewis, Welma Adderley, Dorothy Walkes and family, Samantha Hanna,  the entire Water and Sewerage Corporation, Pinks Gilbert, Estella, Cheryl, Keisha Hunter, Malco Evans,  Christina Christie, and others too numerous to mention.

 Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Cedar Crest Funeral Home, Robinson Road & First Street on Thursday from 12:00 noon to 6:00p.m. and  at  the church in Nicholls town on Friday from 4:00p.m. until to service time on Saturday.

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Percy Nathaniel Basden, 74

April 12, 2012

Funeral service for Deacon Percy Nathaniel Basden, 74 yrs., a resident of Garden Hills #1 & formerly of Bottle Creek, Turks Island, who died on 29th March, 2012, will be held at Greater Bethel Cathedral, Faith Way, Baillou Hill Road, on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Sufferant Bishop Christopher Minnis. Interment follows in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, JFK Drive.Left to cherish his memories are his wife: Brenhilda Basden; 9 children: Percy Basden Jr, Princess Pinnock, Kenneth Basden, Darren Basden, Millie Basden Reid, Yvonne Basden Delgado, Montgomery Lewis Basden, Shirley McPhee & Raymond Basden; 6 adopted children: Samuel Burrows, Mario Johnson, Edvardo Johnson, Judith Rolle, Shelton Curtis & Ingrid Johnson; 32 grandchildren: Jason Greene, Hillary Cox, Janeen, Katiann, Ebony Basden, Terez Forbes, Shavanda Basden, Shakera Greene, Precious Basden, Tomeko Price, Dominique, Shanell, Winesha Pinnock, Darren Jr. & Daria Basden, Rudesha & Kenneth Basden Jr., Leslie Greene Jr., Brejon Saunders, Shavonia, Shanique & Montgomery Jr. Lewis, Kendrick Johnson, Lavar, Aisa, Ashton & Ania Burrows, Dawn Dorsette & Shaval Rolle, S.J., Deonte & Pappy's special boy: Drequan Smith; 4 sons-in-law: Winston Pinnock, Kevin Reid, Constantino Delgado & Jarval Rolle; 3 daughters-in-law: Michell & Caroline Basden & Shamara Johnson; 5 brothers-in-law: Thomas Basden, Elik Forbes, Hilgrove & Granville Basden & Daniel Lightbourne; 10 brothers-in-law: Dr. Neil Sawyer, Alfred Smith, Ruben Smith, Junior, Deacon Maxwell, Cleophus, Elkin Johnson, Philip Minnis, Oral Burrows & Joseph Sands; 2 sisters: Helena Sawyer & Ronica Basden; 14 sisters-in-law: Mary, Mavis & Beverley Basden, Christine Taylor, Patsy Francis, Berylean Burrows, Esthermae Smith, Felicia Altima, Angela, & Agnes Smith, Terecita Minnis, Nikitra Sands, Esther, Mary & Laverne Johnson; father & mother-in-law: George & Theresa Johnson; 21 nephews: Lawrence Sawyer, Jason, Gregory, Lorne, Sean, Kevin Basden, Clifton Forbes, Wilfred Dean, Ji,,y Dean, Michael Gardiner Sr., Keita, Novin, Andy, Rocklyn, Ashwood & Mackey Forbes, Crispin & Hilgrove Basden, Livingston Forbes & Corporal & Michael Gardiner Jr.; 17 nieces: Catherine Gardiner, Marion Rolle, Louise Forbes, Vernell Dean, Dianna Rolle, Michelle Poitier, Shandia McGrew, Pernia Forbes, Rosalie Forbes, Bloomie Kuris, Silvary Forbes, Deidre Gardiner, Leza Basden, Christina Barr, Yolanda Basden, Larise Fraser, Merenique Francis; numerous other relatives & friends including: Suff. Bishop Christopher Minnis, Officers & members of the Greater Bethel Cathedral, Pastor Daniel Braynen & Christ Temple family, Bishop George Duncombe & Little Jerusalem family, Pstor Winston Redwood & Faith Apostolic family, Pastor Eziekel Munnings & God's Temple of Praise family, Suff. Bishop Mackey & The Apostolic family of Andros, Evangelist Gloria Dawkins, Sister Shirley Rolle & family, Deacon Vitzel & Evangelist Mary Whymms & family, Minister Gilbert Smith & family, Rev. Lloyd Smith & family, Max Hamilton & family, Prince Philips & family, Amanda Colebrooke & family, Maude Duncombe & family, David Pratt & family, Edna Knowles & family, Theophilius Knowles & family, Mr. Joel Mackey & family, Betty Bain & family, Mr. Woods & family, Brenda Richardson & family, Wesley Forbes & family, Llewellyn Forbes & family, Maryjane Hepburn & family, Simeon Williams & family, Calvert Williams & family, Patrina Oemler & family, Mr. Swan & family, Amos Hanna & family, Diane Rolle & family, the Garden Hills Community, Bottle Creek & Que families of Turks Island, the staff of Male Surgical II of the Princess Margaret Hospital, Pastor Samuel McIntosh & church family & a host of others relatives & friends.
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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Ronnie Roberts, 51

April 12, 2012

DEATH NOTICE
Ronnie Roberts age 51 years of Minnie Street died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Friday April 6th, 2012.
He is survived by his Brothers: Felsted (papa) Roberts, Apostle Winton Roberts J.P, Garvin    Roberts, Wellington Roberts; Sisters: Paulette Roberts, Sherryann Roberts   Johnson, Maxine Roberts Desauguste, Cheryl Roberts  Charlton, Minister Iva Roberts, Maria Roberts, Doreen Roberts, Dorothy Roberts, Francella Roberts; Sister- in -law: Pastor Joydawn Roberts; Brother-in-laws: Bradley Charlton, Ernst  Desauguste; Aunts: Evelyn Pratt, Mable Edwards; Uncles: Victor Brown, Herbert Brown, Leslie Brown; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
Funeral Announcements will be announced at a later date.

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Rolando Andrew Smith, 24

April 12, 2012

Rolando Andrew Smith age 24 years of Ridgeland Park West died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Saturday March 24th, 2012.
Funeral Service for the late Rolando Andrew Smith affectionately called "Mentos"of Ridgeland Park West will be held on Saturday April 14th, 2012 at 11:00am at First Baptist Church, Market Street. Officiating will be Rev. Diane Francis assisted by other ministers of the religion. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.

 Left to cherish his memories is his Son:  Rolando Andrew Smith, Jr., Mother:  Janet Princess Russell; Father:  Capt. Roland Smith; Step Father:  Benjamin Russell; Sister:  Benetra Russell; Brothers:  Renardo & Reanzo Smith & Janeko Russell; Grandparents:  Burke & Eloise Smith; Special Friend:  Candice Gardiner; Aunts:  Florence Gibson, Esther Moncur, Cycelyn Micklewhyte, Hestine & Ann Kemp, Sillamae Willliams, Ruth, Eva, Annismae, Aretha, Kandies, Patricia & Marcia Smith, Ivy Ferguson, Ansala Lee, Charlene                                    & Michelle Lockhart; Uncles: Thomas Lockhart, Philip, Efford, Jenease, Ralph, Roosevelt Kemp, Joel, Lester, Warren & Andrew Smith, Samuel Williams, Philip Micklewhyte, Robert Gibson, Reginald Ferguson & Donald Lee; Grand Aunts: Marjorie Saunders, Florine, Rowena & Viola Smith of Miami, Florida; Grand Uncles:  Herschal Smith of Miami, Florida & Robert Saunders; Great Grand Aunts: Mildred "Millie" Robinson, Bernice "Missy" Robinson, Edith Stirrup of New York; Godparents:  Veronica Rolle, Minera Cooper, Frederick Gray and Franklyn Sears; Numerous Cousins, Relatives & Friends: Nadia, Shontavia, Karen, Andre, Thomarie, Thomas Jr., Renardo, Leonardo, Demarcia, Demarco, Philip, Whitney, Nikita Lockhart, Franklyn & Franchesca Sears, Nathan Cash, Samenika Williams, Tamiko King Jr., Sophie, Senera, Ethan & Walston Gibson, Sgt.   Kelley Kemp, Sgt. Edga Kemp, Craven, Ezra, Kay, Kathy, Kassie, Nikita, Donnie, Jentry, Kyle, Keshila, Felishea, Racquel, Deangelo, Elisha and Ann Kemp; Edward, Jakero, Renaldo, Jamaal, Danielle, Shawn, Branden and Miquel Smith, Kesia, Sanchez and Ivanna Ferguson, Bridgette & Patrick Archer Gareth Brice, Quincy Munroe, Randy, Delwood & Dekeithra Gray, Samantha & Nick Bastian, Cynette, Phillippa, Tyrsen and Cohen Mycklewhyte, Tiffany Saunders, Michelle Seymour, Amado, Ava & Andrea Moncur, Racquel & Insp. Mareno Hinds, Marco, Cadero, Terrell, Orabessa & Hari Rolle, Deidre, Ashley, Alissa & Donald Lee, Pearl Williams & Family,  Chiquita Dames, Arnold Bain & Family, Ethrol Burrows & Family, Loretta Miller & Family, The Communities of Black Point and Staniel Cay, Exuma, The Ridgeland Park Family, The Russell Family, Grand Bahama Youth Leaders' Association and The Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture in Nassau and Grand Bahama.
As the family is a very large one, we apologize if we may have left out any names; it is certainly not intentional.

Viewing will be held in the Celestial Suite at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Soldier Roads on Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and at the church on Saturday from 9:30am until service time.

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Rolando Andrew Smith

April 12, 2012

Funeral Service for the late Rolando Andrew Smith affectionately called "Mentos"of Ridgeland Park West will be held on Saturday April 14th, 2012 at 11:00am at First Baptist Church, Market Street. Officiating will be Rev. Diane Francis assisted by other ministers of the religion. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
 Left to cherish his memories is his Son:  Rolando Andrew Smith, Jr., Mother:  Janet Princess Russell; Father:  Capt. Roland Smith; Step Father:  Benjamin Russell; Sister:  Benetra Russell; Brothers:  Renardo & Reanzo Smith & Janeko Russell; Grandparents:  Burke & Eloise Smith; Special Friend:  Candice Gardiner; Aunts:  Florence Gibson, Esther Moncur, Cycelyn Micklewhyte, Hestine & Ann Kemp, Sillamae Willliams, Ruth, Eva, Annismae, Aretha, Kandies, Patricia & Marcia Smith, Ivy Ferguson, Ansala Lee, Charlene                                    & Michelle Lockhart; Uncles: Thomas Lockhart, Philip, Efford, Jenease, Ralph, Roosevelt Kemp, Joel, Lester, Warren & Andrew Smith, Samuel Williams, Philip Micklewhyte, Robert Gibson, Reginald Ferguson & Donald Lee; Grand Aunts: Marjorie Saunders, Florine, Rowena & Viola Smith of Miami, Florida; Grand Uncles:  Herschal Smith of Miami, Florida & Robert Saunders; Great Grand Aunts: Mildred "Millie" Robinson, Bernice "Missy" Robinson, Edith Stirrup of New York; Godparents:  Veronica Rolle, Minera Cooper, Frederick Gray and Franklyn Sears; Numerous Cousins, Relatives & Friends: Nadia, Shontavia, Karen, Andre, Thomarie, Thomas Jr., Renardo, Leonardo, Demarcia, Demarco, Philip, Whitney, Nikita Lockhart, Franklyn & Franchesca Sears, Nathan Cash, Samenika Williams, Tamiko King Jr., Sophie, Senera, Ethan & Walston Gibson, Sgt.   Kelley Kemp, Sgt. Edga Kemp, Craven, Ezra, Kay, Kathy, Kassie, Nikita, Donnie, Jentry, Kyle, Keshila, Felishea, Racquel, Deangelo, Elisha and Ann Kemp; Edward, Jakero, Renaldo, Jamaal, Danielle, Shawn, Branden and Miquel Smith, Kesia, Sanchez and Ivanna Ferguson, Bridgette & Patrick Archer Gareth Brice, Quincy Munroe, Randy, Delwood & Dekeithra Gray, Samantha & Nick Bastian, Cynette, Phillippa, Tyrsen and Cohen Mycklewhyte, Tiffany Saunders, Michelle Seymour, Amado, Ava & Andrea Moncur, Racquel & Insp. Mareno Hinds, Marco, Cadero, Terrell, Orabessa & Hari Rolle, Deidre, Ashley, Alissa & Donald Lee, Pearl Williams & Family,  Chiquita Dames, Arnold Bain & Family, Ethrol Burrows & Family, Loretta Miller & Family, The Communities of Black Point and Staniel Cay, Exuma, The Ridgeland Park Family, The Russell Family, Grand Bahama Youth Leaders' Association and The Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture in Nassau and Grand Bahama.
As the family is a very large one, we apologize if we may have left out any names; it is certainly not intentional.

Viewing will be held in the Celestial Suite at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Soldier Roads on Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and at the church on Saturday from 9:30am until service time.

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Darren Damien Carroll, 25

April 12, 2012

DEATH NOTICE

Darren Damien Carroll age 25 years of Toffer Close, Englerston died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Thursday April 5th, 2012.
He is survived by his 1 daughter: Dashaneque Carroll; 1 sister: Shanequa Carroll; 5 brothers: Anwhar Seymour, Gino, Dominique, Edward, Deangelo and Valentino Carroll; other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

Funeral Announcements will be announced at a later date.

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Alfred Williams, 74

April 12, 2012

Retired Deputy Superintendent of Police Alfred Williams affectionately called "Mr. Penal Code" and "Sarge" age 74 years of #28 Johnson Terrace  and formerly of  Behring Point, Andros died at his residence on Tuesday April 10th, 2012
 He is survived by his wife: Anita Williams; daughter: Detrice Hanna; sons: Alfred Williams Jr. and Shane Williams; son-in-law: Sherlin Hanna; daughters-in-law: Jackie Williams and Simone Gardiner; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews; special friends: Henry Thurston, Wilmore Dames, Patrick Arthur, Cathy Key, Mervin Fynes, Hayward Duncombe, Frank Wells, Emily Petty, Sharon McKinney, Agatha Cumberbatch and Windsor Bethel and other relatives and friends including  Dr. Lunn, Dr. Roberts and Dr. A. Sawyer.
 Funeral Announcements will be announced at a later date.

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Kevin Colebrook, 30

April 11, 2012

Funeral Service for the late Kevin Colebrook affectionately called "Kevs" age 30 years of Podoleo Street will be held on Saturday 31st March, 2012 at 11:00am at Zion South Beach Baptist Church, Zion's Boulevard. Officiating will be Bishop B. Wenith Davis assisted by other Christian Ministers. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Left to cherish his memories is his mother: Leotha Riley; father: Lorenzo Colebrook; sisters: Evangeline Farquharson, Anishka Colebrook, Juteria Munroe; brothers: Raymond and Charles Colebrook, Patrick Ferguson, Jason Curtis, Rondell, Leadon, Mario Almanzar, Dario Armbrister; grandfather: Richard Riley; grandmother: Hortence Riley; aunts: Fredericka Gibson, Melvern Butler, Dedrie and Anishka Whyms, Yvonne Thompson, Frances Pinder, Ellajane Grant, Jacqueline Riley, Velma Riley; uncles: William and Walter Whyms, Henry Gibson, Hure, Cyril, Steve, and Jimmy Riley; nieces: Shavonia, Daevonia, Dashonia Crowl, Satara Colebrook, Raven, Rayonna, and Lazara Colebrook; nephews: Trayvon Bastian, Aleaux Wilson, Devon Crowl Jr. and Devonte Crowl, Mario Colebrook; cousins: Xavier and Raymon Gibson, Shericka Whyms, Sandera Johnson, Devon Ferguson, Ricardo Smith, Marquin Enerson, Ravyn and Ryshae Whyms, Juanlaya and Brianya Jarrette, Tanisha Whyms, Allischa Smith; special friends: Dion Thompson, Omar Ferguson, Cravaugh McKay, Terri, Irene Moss, Patricia Bowe, Mavis, Calvese, Dereka, Peter, Ash, Damien Thompson, Marvette, Paula, June, Nita, Peggy, Ferrel, Kevin, Ms. Major, Joyann, Kemie, Mike, Termeco, Sean Perpall, Craig Cates, Nicole Matin, Laverne Curtis, Sandra; and a host of other relatives and friends including: Firstina Rolle and Family, John Nesbitt and Family, Sandra Cleare and Family, Paul Nesbitt and Family, Sylvia Gibson and Family, Florence Johnson and Family, Christina Taylor and Family, Neillie Walkes and Family, Frances Carroll and Family, Grantlee, Algaron Rolle, Devon Crowl, Justin Joseph, Wendy Williams and Family, Kenya Colebrook and Family, Bruce Rahming, Anthony Rolle, Algernon Anderson, Talinda Gibson, Everett Thurston, Wayne Missick, Wayne Humes?Kemie, Kizzie Solomon, Ricarno Nixon, Lionel Harris, Staff of the Nassau Palm Resort especially the House Keeping Department, Staff and Doctors of Male Medical I, Male Surgical II and the Intensive Care Unit, the Staff of National Workers Credit Union and others too numerous to mention.

Viewing will be held in the Irenic Suite at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Soldier Roads on Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and at the church on Saturday from 9:30pm until service time.

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Kasno Pritchardo Learnardo Major, 22

April 11, 2012

Funeral Service for the late Kasno Pritchardo Learnardo Major affectionately called "Kazzy" age 22 years of Bowes Avenue, Montell Heights will be held on Saturday April 7th, 2012 at 11:00am at Church of God of Prophecy, Blue Hill Road. Officiating will be Bishop Sterling Moss assisted by Minister Gladstone Thurston, and Minister Peter Rolle. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.

Cherished memories will always linger in the hearts of his: Mother: Therecetta Guiterrez; Father: Reginald Johnson; Grandmother: Betty Major; Stepfather: Jose Guiterrez; Twelve sisters: Crystal Duncombe, Yokoi Major, Robernique Major of Fort Lauderdale, Karliyah Duncombe of Fort Lauderdale, Natasha Roker, Shelly Small, Tia Stubbs, Tahnee and Alexis Johnson of Fort Lauderdale, Carlene & Mitchelyn Pierre and Carol Morisseau;
Eight brothers: Saeed, La'Sheikh, Terez, and Robert Major of Fort Lauderdale; K-den Richardson, Alex and Triston Johnson, Michelle Pierre; Two brother-in-laws: Louie Roker and Dwayne Small; Six uncles: Joe Major; Butch, Derek and Brian Johnson; Ray Fernander, and Kevin Martin; Twelve aunts: Liza and Melvitas Major, Naomi Taylor, Adena Coakley, Garnell Knowles, Linda Wilson, Theresa Wolf, Portia Johnson, Glemis Fernander, Kimberly Johnson, Edna Neily, Prehuella Martin; Seven nieces: Ramaire, Antonyche Roker, Brittany and Ashley Albury, Samera Pierre, Amanda and Shakela Pitts; Nine nephews: Corey Williams Jr., Dwayne Small Jr., Kai and kaden, Abnah and Kristoff Albury, Daniel Lightbourne. Taj Roker and Normando Cooper; Seven God parents: Vernita Pennerman, Phylis Pratt, Marsha, Tyrone, Holly Rolle, Madlyn Miller and Helen Arlene; Five Grand aunts: Ruth Clarke, Sharon Brown, Melvese Pratt, Sabine Major and Rebecca & Gloria Major; Seven Grand uncles: Rudolph and Garnet Brown, Alonzo Pratt, George Griffin, John, Josh and Theophilus Major of Inagua; One Great grand aunt: Pastor Merniva Pratt of Andros; Cousins: Shonell & Shonell Major, Shavon, Catherine, Essence, Sharlese, Allison, Brenae & Brelle Clarke,  Darren & Ansenio Pratt, Jennifer Fowler, Edison, Michael & Malachi Clarke, Divinci Griffin, Demetri, Teko, Shantoshi & Thomasena Brown, Shantel Bevans, Daniel Hill, Debbie Finley, Iris Dean, Mary Rolle, Mary Brown, Ava, Audlene, Beulah & Audley Fowler, Mabel Pratt, Elevese Godfrey, William & Nathaniel Pratt, Jatario Adderley, Cassandra & Antoinette Thompson, Ramon Cargill and Timmy Fowler; special friend: Shonnie Wilson; and a host of other relatives and close friends including: the Montell Heights Community, Church of God of Prophecy (Gambier Branch), Church of God of Prophecy Junior Band, Robins Take Away, Judy Smith & Family, the Cash Family, the Johnson's Family, Corey Williams & Family, Anya Rubins, Donnie, Rashad Brown, O'rien ("Paps"), Dollar, Nari, Clayton ("Blue"), Rashad, Bunzo, Gastino, Richard, Jonathan, GiGi, Crystal Morley, Daphnie Wallace, Daphney, Tekessa, Kayresa, Shawn & Shannon, Tweety, Garvin, Neveah, Monica and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
Viewing will be held in the Serenity Suite at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Soldier Roads on Thursday (TODAY) from 10:00am to 6:00pm and at the church on Saturday from 9:30am until service time.

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Idella McDonald, 70

April 11, 2012

Funeral service for Idella McDonald, 70 yrs., a resident of Blue Hill Estates & formerly of Chester's, Acklins, who died on 23rd March, 2012, wiill be held at Calvary Deliverence Church, East Street South, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Bishop V. G. Clarke. Interment follows in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, J.F. Kennedy Drive.
Left to cherish her memories are her children: Reno Ricardo McDonald Sr., Gary Uberto McDonald Sr., Sloan Troy McDonald Sr., Kemir Ian McDonald, Nichola McDonald-Russell, Shandella McDonald-Major; grandchildren: Reno Jr., Dario, Kendeno, Gary Jr., Stephon, Deandre, Simone (Harmony), Brittaney, Almani, Elianny, Gabriel, Sloan Jr., Shekinah, Anastacia, Nashon, Joseph Jr., Jordan & Shantonya; sisters: Edna Albury, Louise Bowleg & Beatrice McIntosh; brothers: Roland, Cassius Eden & Evan Moss; step sons: Keith & Brian McDonald; daughter-in-law: Yoneris (Sonia) McDonald; step daughter-in-law: Wendy McDonald; son-in-law: Pastor Cy E. Russell; nieces: Maxine Moss, Rosemary Gaitor, Arlene Brennen, Victoria Moss, Evangelist Pachley Forbes, Annamae Moss-Bain, Min. Alerine Miller, Oleta Mackey, Charmaine Mackey, Keisha Wimbley, Tyiesha Antoine, Ingrid Smith, Domica Adams, Dereset Smith & Dominique Smith; nephews: Roy, Alexander & Vincent Deleveaux, Shelton & Stanford Moss, Rev. Lorenzo Moss, Rev. Frank Moss, Ellis Moss, Jr., Charles, Moses & Lloyd Mackey, Dwayne Smith, Hilton Major, Cheves, Cohen & Kumar Darville, Demeko Bain, Collinwood Darville, Junior, Paul, Craig & Jerome Albury; sisters-in-law: Rev. Marietta Moss, Delores Moss, Beatrice Long & Ida Rigby; nieces-in-law: Fleta Smith, Simone Darville, Merele Deleveaux, Rosa & Antoinette Moss & Nettie Albury; nephews-in-law: Reginald Forbes, Cedric Moss, Min. Leon Miller, Robert Wimbley and Raymond Antoine; 50 great grand nieces & nephews; other relatives & friends including: Newton McDonald, David & Ethlee Gibson, Joshua & Nora Newbold, William & Pearl Adderley, Janet Russell, Adler & Willamae Minus, Wellington & Albertha Hall, Chenica, Sherel, Leisa, Apostle Neelie Mae Ferguson, Peaches, Antoinette, Christel Gibson, Maggie Banton, Veronica Rigby & family, George Moss & family, Averald Carey & family, Rev. Roslyn Astwood & Brown & Bernadette Moss & family, Rev. Dr. C.B. Moss & family & the Mt. Olive Baptist Church family, Vandelyn King, Shauna, Sherry, Ms. Woodside, Naomi, Sharon, Fergie, Linda, Shortie, Ms. Cynthia, the Frasers, Mrs. Wright, Monique Williamson, Quincy, Mary Clarke & family, Nicole Watson & family, Kendra Ferguson & family, Portia, Sherylan, Makara, Neutalya, Sherese, Nicholas, Miriam Jones, the Chesters Acklins family, Moss, Darling, Cooper, Brown, McDonald, Collie, Johnson & Ferguson families, Philip & Denice Major, the Downtown Straw Vendors, the Pelican Bay Resort family, Bahamas Electricity Corporation - Abaco Family, General Post Office family, FirstCaribbean Int'l Bank family, Bishop V. G. & Elder B. M. Clarke & CDC family, the entire Golden Gates Church of Christ family along with Nicholls Town, Cambridge Lane & 8th Street the Grove families, Blue Hill Estates Community & other relatives & friends too many to mention.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 3-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Godfrey William Major, 53

April 11, 2012

Funeral service for Godfrey William Major, 53 yrs., a resident of Hospital Lane, who died on 19th March, 2012, will be held at Church of God, Greater Chippingham, Rose Bud & Eden Streets, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Apostle Clement M. Neely, assisted by Pastor Monique Hanna. Interment follows in Old Trail Cemetery, Old Trail Road.
Left to cherish his memories are his 1 daughter: Lavonne Rolle; 3 sons: Lamont, Travis & Jason Major; 1 daughter-in-law: Amanda Major; 1 son-in-law: Jamison Rolle Sr.; 2 grandsons: Secil Major, Jamison Rolle Jr.; 2 granddaughters: Destiny Major & Jasmine Rolle; 1 brother: Leonard Miller; adoptive father: Walter Forbes; aunts: Leona Paul, Miriam Clarke of Opa Locka, Florida, Teresita Miller & Betty Paul; uncles: Kermit & George Paul; niece: Philipa; nephew: Leanard Jr.; numerous cousins including: Sophia, Dakoto, Felicity, Tafyana, Skye, Cheneria, Nurse Patrice King, Ashley King, Monique, Theresa, Portia, Janette Brown, Luella Trotman, Leona, Maria, Nursa Kaytora Saunders, Dorothy Butler, Annie Roker, Janice, Charlene, Brady, Junior, Michael & Norman of Miami, Florida, Iris Paul, Winifred Newbold, Kimberly & family, James, Junior, Peetron, Perez, Don; other relatives & friends including: Ashton & Bernadette Carey, Burnell, Ashley, Sir Bus, the Richardson family, the Black Village community, Patience Knowles, Brittany, Gaby, Abby, Le-jay & Nikia Stubbs.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Gloria Evans-Bain, 66

April 11, 2012

Funeral Service for the late Retired Senior Deputy Family Island Administrator, GLORIA EVANS-BAIN B.E.M. age 66 years of Solider Road and formerly of New Bight, Cat Island who died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Saturday March 24th, 2012 will be held on Saturday March 31st, 2012 at 10:00am at Southland Cathedral Church of God, Soldier Road West. Officiating will be Bishop Dr. Tueton C. Stubbs, MBE, assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens & Mausoleums, John F Kennedy and Gladstone Road.

She will be forever remembered by her children: Jacqueline and K. Shervard Bain, Andria Bain, Pedican, Raynor Russell and Constable 2899 Garrard Hart; stepmother: Joan Evans of Miami, Fl.; adopted mother: Francis Deveaux; adopted son: Daryn Romer of Cat Island; brothers: Barry Scavella, Christopher Rolle and Kevin Evans of Miami, Fl.; sisters: Violeann Evans Thurston, Cherylnette Evans, Christina Evans, Evangeline Evans Richardson, Delores J. Evans; step sisters: Beatrice Morley, Gaietri Hardman of Davenport, Fla., Louise Thompson; sister-in-law: Elva Scavella; step daughter: Rhonda Russell; grandchildren: Alvado, Keino, Felisha, Jeremy, Tenaj, Lil Caleb, Rayiesha, Raynor Jr., Raynia and Amali; great grand children: Jamie and Kenaj Bain; in-laws: Lisa, Caleb Sr., Donita and Inga; nieces: Dedrieann, Eloise, Shanique, Janielle and Danielle Woods, Ra'Shawn Richardson, Latoya Crawford, Angeline and Alise Francis; nephews: George Kent, Micheal, Joseph, Robert, Christopher, Tarrell, Autuane, Karoughn, Kevin Jr. of Miami Fla., Kaleb; special friends: Marge Romer and Family of Cat Island, Ruthmae Rose and Family, Staff Administrator Office in Freeport, Andros, Abaco, Mayguana, Eleuthera and Cat Island and all Family Island Administrators in the Bahamas; cousins: Father Peter Gust, Phillip Bethell, Remelda Johnson, Vangie Minnis, Jackie Carey, Elizabeth Bethel, Victoria Fox, Thelma Ferguson, Clementine Butler, Elaine McPhee, Dorothy Ewen, Ana Marie Johnson, Carlton Johnson, Derick Johnson, Sheldon Evans; Nurses and Caregiver: Nurse Graham, Ms. Ingraham, Nurse Oliver, Ms. S T Alban,, Ms. Ina; host of other relatives and friends including: the Family of William "King" Stubbs of Orange Creek, Cat Island, Bishop Teuton and Helena Stubbs and Family, Virdell Pinder and Family, William Stubbs and Family, Leola Johnson and Family of Ft. Lauderdale, Clonious and Vernetta Stubbs and Family, Fonswith and Elva Stubbs and Family, Chrisopher and Coral Stubbs an Family of Smith's Bay, Cat Island, Rev. Madlyn and Charles Campbell of Orange Creek, Cat Island, Thelma Stubbs and Family, William L. McDonald and Family, Wentworth A. Stubbs and Family, Alfred Fountain and Family, Yvonne Fountain and Family, Tammice Fountain and Family, Jeffrey Stubbs and Family, Normalee Stubbs and Family, Rebecca Stubbs Christie and Family, Lydia Stubbs and Family, Barbara Newbold and Family, Caesarina Culmer and Family, Sandra and Sheba Stubbs and Family, Varamae Roberts and Family, The Hunter Family of Detroit, Michigan, Jackie Roberts and Family, Rose and Ken Murray and Family, Karen and Joseph Feaste and Family, Stephen Stubbs and Family Gregory Town, Eleuthera, Hortense and Almeda Young of Port Howe, Cat Island, Denise Hanna Adderley and others too numerous to mention.

Viewing will be held in the Serenity Suite at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Soldier Roads on Friday from 11:00am to 6:00pm and at the church on Saturday from 8:30am until service time.

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Elizabeth Dorothy Stubbs, 85

April 11, 2012

Funeral service for Elizabeth Dorothy Stubbs, 85 yrs., a resident of Jerome & Edward Avenues, & formerly of Staniel Cay, Exuma, who died on 21st March, 2012, will be held at Evangelistic Temple, Collins Avenue, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Senior Pastor Gary Curry & Bishop John Davis Jr.. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Daughters: Sharon, Ann, Deborah and Stacy; sons: Michael, Phillip, Anthony, Brian, Wayne and Sidney; Adopted Children: Marco, Ethel, Delores, Brenda, Jerry, Hubert and Ritchie (Deceased); Son and daughters-in-law: Kevin, Adeltis, Sharon, Glenys, Latasha and Carolyn, Ena Stubbs; Grandchildren: Sherese, Kadesh, Keziah Glenardo, Shaneen, Shawell, Latanya, Dabron, Sophia, Michaella, Leshun, Sanchez, Philippa, Larry, Anthony Jr., Lathia, Latonya, Levanda, Saveion, D'wayne, Davaughn, Savannah, Malagros, Jordan, Wayne Jr., Sydney Jr., Shane, Anton, Marco Jr; Adopted grandchildren: Brenda, Ethnee, Ricardo, Edena, Stephanel, Demetrius, Wayde, Jerry Jr., Kendrick, Dedrick, Shareka, Lorna, Jerome, Viola, Aaron, Miriam, Jonathon, Gregory, Jason, Ritchie Jr. and Hubert Jr. Grandsons-in-law: Rodain Lamour, Jamal Baker and Dohn Knowles; granddaughters-in-law: Sue and Latonya; great granchildren: Rodain Jr., Roshaun, Roje, Joshua, D'Jonae, Dohn, Daniella, Dabron Jr., Anthony III, Trey, Travis, Tiana, Lena, December and Star; sisters: Barbara Hall, Anginette Walkine and Dillis Wilson; brothers: Basil and Jackson Miller; sister-in-law: Antonette Miller; nieces: Lavaughn Bland, Linda Bonimy, Charmine Hall, Annie Bridgewater, Vernice Walkine, Stacy Ann Walkine, Stephanie Rolle, Thelma Scott, Jasmine Bonimy and Angel Knowles; nephews: Stafford and Stephen Hall, Craig Walkine, Gregory Scott, Bervin Smith, Andre Johnson and Reginald Bonimy; cousins: Thelma Scott, Victoria and David Pratt, Vera and Frank Lafluer, Patsy Hamilton, Hazel Scott and Ruby Simmons of Pembroke Pines, Minister Natalie Stubbs, Louise Deleveaux of Orlando, Florida, Reta Evans, Catherine Darville, Bloneva, May and Buddy Miller, Nathaniel, Benson, Tony, Dwight, Cynthia, Keith, Lisa and Dwayne; caregivers: Ms. Janet and Ms. Carlene; other relatives & friends: Mrs. Betty Albury, Mrs. Sybilene Knowles & family, Ms. Theresa McQuay, Mr. Sandral Evans & family, Mr. Mervin Sweeting & family, the Finley family of West Palm Beach Florida, Ms. Brenda Brown, Mr. Christopher Wallace & family, Jason Hudson, Francisca Delva, Mrs. Eugenie Johnson & family, Mr. James Knowles & family, the Dunmore Street family, the Wilson family, Mr. Harry Wallace & famly of Edward Ave., Mrs. Bernadette Hemmings & family, Mrs. Catherine Collie & family, Mr. Abby Rigby & family, Paula Munroe, Sheila Brown & Norma Clarke & their families, Ms. Marrietta Wilmott & family, John Mumpetitte & family,Bishop John Davis Jr., & family, Bishop Michael Symonette & family, inisters Wives & Widows Association, Bahamas Mothers Club, the Dixie Church of God family, Evangelistic Temple family, Abundant Life family, Five Porches family, New Lively Hope family, Rev. Simeon Hall & family. Rev. Bobby Colebrook & family, Zion south Beach family, Ministry of Works Supplies Section, the Nurses at Princess Margaret Hospital Female Medical Ward #2, Dr. Arthur Clarke & family, Dr. Gertrude Holder, Dr. Tiadra Johnson & family, Dr. Gerrad Deveaux & family, Mrs. Theodora Fernander & family, Dr. Joseph at Princess Margaret Hospital, Baker family & many more, too much to mention.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 3-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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Edgar Clarence Johnson, 78

April 11, 2012

Funeral service for Edgar Clarence Johnson, 78 yrs., a resident of Polhemus Street off Nassau Street, who died on 23rd March, 2012 will be held at Worldwide Church of God, Lumumba Lane, on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Robert W. T. McKinney. Interment follows in Southern Cemetery, Cowpen & Spikenard Roads.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years Florence Elizabeth Johnson. Son: Edmond Johnson. Daughters: Deborah Johnson, Joann Johnson and Jan McKinney. Brothers: Bertram and Dr. John Johnson. Sister: Rona Floyd. Son in law: Samuel McKinney. Daughter in law: Sharlene Johnson. Sisters in law: Shirley and Mary Johnson. Brothers in law: Paul and John Nesbitt. Grandchildren: Collie, Delphenia, Michael, Latoya, Jasmin, Jarcel, Edmond Jr. Jessica and Ashton Johnson; Jonece Burrows, David, Daphne and Nathan McKinney; Lewann and Johnathan Wildgoose and Anaiah Johnson. Great grandchildren: Donavon and Kiarah Johnson; David Jr. and Abi McKinney and Jeniah Burrows. Numerous Nieces & Nephews including: Patrick, Crystal, Valderine, Dencil, Natasha, Shatntell, Jacquette, Tera, Francis, Bertram Jr. Sheldon, Tavaris, Ednal, Berkley, Annastacia, Cyrese, Jamor, Hans, Fred, Ricky, Garnel, Vivian, Donna, Tommy, Wendy, and Derick. Other Family Friends and relatives Including: The Nesbitt Family, The Children of the late Harriett Whyms, Andrea Wood and Family, The McKinney Family, Remelda Johnson and Family, Rose Green and Family, Jarett Dean and Family, Frank Clarke and family, Kingsley Mather and Family, Sidney Thompson and the Thompson Family, Latoya Gordon, Charlie Watson, Basil Butler and family, Akeem Burrows, Mia Mckinney, Lawrence McPhee and family and the Polhemus and Parker Street residents.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 1-6:00 p.m. on Wednesday & on Thursday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until service time.

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