Obituaries

Tributes to Stephen Isaacs, a patriot and a good Bahamian
Tributes to Stephen Isaacs, a patriot and a good Bahamian

August 27, 2018

TRIBUTES poured in for Chief Justice Stephen Isaacs, 63, who died on Friday just two weeks after he was formally sworn in to the post.Progressive Liberal Party Leader Philip Davis described his death as a cruel irony.Mr Davis said Isaacs was a "good...

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A life full of laughter: James Catalyn dies age 78
A life full of laughter: James Catalyn dies age 78

August 20, 2018

CELEBRATED playwright, poet and actor James Catalyn died on Saturday, prompting an outpouring of sympathy from the cultural community...

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Tributes paid to industrious, distinguished Harry Sands

August 20, 2018

NOTED attorney Harry B Sands, 92, died peacefully at his home last Wednesday, his family announced.Mr Sands was one of the founding partners of the noted law firm Harry B Sands, Lobosky and Company.Called to the English Bar, Mr Sands was admitted to...

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Bahamian patriot Telator Strachan laid to rest
Bahamian patriot Telator Strachan laid to rest

August 17, 2018

FORMER senator Telator Strachan was laid to rest on Friday as a nation builder who paved the way for Bahamian women in politics...

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State-recognised funeral for Senator

August 12, 2018

THE Cabinet Office has announced that a state-recognised funeral will be held for former Senator Telator Strachan on Friday at 10am at Faith United Missionary Baptist Church, Faith United Way, off Baillou Hill Road South.Interment will follow at Wood...

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The Governor General and Parliamentarians Paid Respects to the Late Phenton Neymour

August 03, 2018

The Governor General, Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, pictured, paid respects during the Viewing of the late Cabinet Minister and Parliamentarian, Phenton Neymour in the Foyer of the House of Assembly, Wednesday, August 1, 2018.

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Basil Sands dies, aged 88
Basil Sands dies, aged 88

July 20, 2018

BASIL Sands Sr, the father of Health Minister Dr Duane Sands and Baha Mar Senior Vice President Robert "Sandy" Sands, died yesterday at the age of 88.The elder Sands, a celebrated accountant in his own right, was also the father of noted and respected...

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Forensic pathologist: Man killed by police was shot in the back
Forensic pathologist: Man killed by police was shot in the back

July 06, 2018

A Forensic Pathologist has confirmed that a 22-year-old man shot and killed by police in the Fox Hill area five years ago died from a single gunshot in the back, despite officers maintaining he was shot in the abdomen...

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Pearl Mary Sweeting- Turnquest Funeral Service

May 16, 2018

Funeral Service for the late Pearl Mary Sweeting- Turnquest age 79 years of #9 Portago Road, Oakes Field will be held on Friday May 18th, 2018 at 9:45 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Boyd Road. Officiating will be Monsignor Alfred Culmer and Fr. Simeon Roberts assisted by other....

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Daphne Marie Knowles- Thomas Funeral Service

May 16, 2018

Funeral Service for the late Daphne Marie Knowles- Thoma age 67 years of #87 Sandford Drive will be held on Saturday May 19th, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Boyd Road...

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MARILYN FERGUSON Death Notice
MARILYN FERGUSON Death Notice

March 29, 2018

MARILYN FERGUSON age 61 years of Cockburn Close died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Friday, March 23rd, 2018. She is survived by her Mother: Essie Ferguson; Sons: Deshun Rolle, Tevane Ferguson; Son-in-law: Chino Davis; Daughters: Nuricka Davis, Tamicka Ferguson, Shemetrus Rolle, Sisters: Jewelann Bethel, [...]

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Pete Kirk Thurston Death Notice
Pete Kirk Thurston Death Notice

March 29, 2018

Pete Kirk Thurston age 46 years of #38 Antonio Drive, South Beach died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Friday, March 23rd, 2018. He is survived by his Parents: Francsien Thurston-Smith and Roscoe Sturrup; Sisters: Elaine Smith, Fracina Heild, Donnell Pratt, Donnea Ross, Demara Sturrup, [...]

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ASHONDI GEORGE HENRY ROLLE-BETHEL Death Notice
ASHONDI GEORGE HENRY ROLLE-BETHEL Death Notice

March 29, 2018

ASHONDI GEORGE HENRY ROLLE-BETHEL age 34 years of Yellow Elder Gardens died at his residence on Saturday, March 24th, 2018. He is survived by his Mother: Cherrel Rolle; Father: Henry Bethel; Sons: Ashondi Jr. and Ashton Bethel; Daughter: Kravantae Neely; Sisters: Sarmone Anderson and Athanique [...]

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Garvin Rolle Death Notice
Garvin Rolle Death Notice

March 29, 2018

Garvin Rolle age 44 years of Penny Savings Bank Lane, off Wulff Road died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Monday, March 26th, 2018. He is survived by his Parents: Judy and Ivan Rolle; Sons: Garvin Jr, Marvin and Angelo Rolle, Gavron Stubbs and Eric; [...]

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Deyane Elizabeth Russell Funeral Service
Deyane Elizabeth Russell Funeral Service

March 29, 2018

Funeral Service for the late Attorney Deyane Elizabeth Russell age 71 years of #47 Major Road, Yellow Elder will be held on Saturday March 31st, 2018 at 9:15 a.m. at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Trinity Way, Stapledon Gardens. Officiating will be Archdeacon Mark Linsey Fox [...]

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Margaret Patricia Seymour Funeral Service
Margaret Patricia Seymour Funeral Service

March 29, 2018

Funeral service for the late Margaret Patricia Seymour affectionately called "Pat" age 61 years of Gaulin Avenue, off Soldier Road will be held on Saturday, March 31st 2018 at 10:00 am at Blessed Hope Native Baptist Church, Joe Farrington Road. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. [...]

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Sandra Denise Miller Funeral Service
Sandra Denise Miller Funeral Service

March 29, 2018

Funeral service for the late Sandra Denise Miller age 50 years of #3 Allan Drive Pride Estates will be held on Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Pilgrim Baptist Temple, St. James Road. Officiating will be Pastor Ronald Bastian assisted by Other Ministers [...]

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Joanel Theophile Death Notice
Joanel Theophile Death Notice

March 29, 2018

Joanel Theophile, 60 yrs., a resident of John Chipman Street & formerly of La Tortue, Haiti, at PMH on March 12, 2018. He is survived by his wife: Evelyne Theophile; 6 sons: Joanel, O'Neil, Renol, Kaynel, Rodnel & Stanley Theophile; 2 daughters: Island Theophile-St. Remy [...]

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Advira Anther Williams Death Notice
Advira Anther Williams Death Notice

March 29, 2018

Advira Anther Williams, 74 yrs., a resident of Alexandria Blvd., & formerly of South Caicos, Turks & Caicos Island, died at PMH on March 26, 2018. She is survived by her daughters: Sandra Lewis, Charlene Cooper & Gardenia Duncan; son: Conrad Williams; 2 sisters: Gertrude [...]

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Hannah Almarie Grant Death Notice
Hannah Almarie Grant Death Notice

March 29, 2018

Retired Senior Nursing Officer Hannah Almarie Grant, 68 yrs., a resident of #12 Palm Ave., Vista Marina, died at her residence on March 26, 2018. She is survived by her 1 daughter: Zhorrah Grant; 1 son: Thomas Grant Jr.; 2 sisters: Laura Williams & Lolita [...]

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