OBITUARIES P - T (451)

Thomas, Ida

Age 100, of Golden Towers Nursing Home. Former Resident of Keizer Hill, Maxwell Hill and Dover, Christ Church, Lifelong Member of the St. Lawrence Anglican Church.

Wife of the late Clyde Thomas.

Beloved Mother of Joslyn Thomas, Jenes Thomas-White and Trevor Thomas.

Grandmother of Jennifer White, Robert and Charlene Thomas.

Great-Grandmother of three. Aunt of Stephen and Lionel Kinch.

Mother-in-law of Maria Thomas and Leo White. Relative of the Kinch family of St. Christopher, Christ Church.

The funeral of Ida Thomas leaves Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home, Top Rock, Christ Church on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. for the St. Lawrence Anglican Church, St. Lawrence Gap, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for a Thanksgiving Service. The cortege will then proceed to the Chapel Lawns, Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the interment.

The Organist and members of the church choir are asked to attend.

Floral tributes may be delivered to Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday.

To express condolences visit www.clydebjonesfuneralhome.com

Age 91, of “Patrice”, Fordes Road, Clapham, St. Michael. Retired Senior Civil Servant, Financial Adviser and Real Estate Agent.

Husband of the late Leila Sealy nee Mascoll - retired Assistant Matron of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Father of Cheri-Ann Sealy Catwell of Massy Technologies and Hugh Steven Sealy of Cable and Wireless, Son of the late Arthur and Iris Sealy of Sealy Hill, East Point, St Philip.

Grandfather of Hugh, Raymond and Dr. Cecile Sealy and David Catwell.

Brother of the late Arthur, Rudolph and Burleigh Sealy, Iris Bell and Elmore Burke, Dennis, Gregory and Peter Hinds.

Father-in-law of Cecile Angela Sealy and Ezra Catwell.

Uncle of Michael Sealy of Canada, Faye, Shirley, Jeanette and Peter Bell, Joyce  Leslie, Juliette Flemming, Yvette and Reginald Burke, Renee Brathwaite, Dawn Davidson, Hutson Mottley and Clyde Gibson.

Brother-in-law of Grace Sealy.

Close Friend of Calston Boucher, Elma and Patsy Bancroft, Graydon Sealy, Pat Callender, Cecile Springer, Sheila and Phyllis Mottley, the Graves End Beach friends and many others.

The funeral of Victor Hugh Sealy leaves the Belmont Funeral Home, Belmont Road, St. Michael on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 1:15 p.m. for the St. Catherine’s Anglican Church, East Point, St. Philip, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:00 p.m. for a Service of Thanksgiving, followed by the interment.

The Organist and members of the choir are asked to attend.

Floral arrangements may be sent to the Belmont Funeral Home not later than 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday.

Viewing of the body will take place at the Belmont Funeral Home from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018.

Age 96, better known as “Clyde Dumplings”, of Block 4C Sunny Side Court, Deacons Farm, St. Michael. Retired Employee of the Barbados Port Authority and Lifelong Companion of the late Dorothy Austin.

Father of Tyrone and Dorian Hurley and the late Heather Hurley of the U.S.A., Rudolph, Ronald, St.Clair, Sylvia and Ingrid Austin.

Step-Father of Cyrilene, Reynold, Vincent Austin and Heather Wilson.

Grandfather of Steve, Traceyann, Omar, Jomo, Asabi, Stacyann Austin, Tylon Greene and many others.

Brother of the late Carmen, Norman and Marion Greenidge.

Great-Grandfather of many. Uncle of many. Relative of the Greenidge family. Friend of many.

The funeral of Clyde Stevenson Seale leaves Anderson Funeral Home, Lower Barbarees Hill, St. Michael on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. for the Grace Bible Church, Birds River, Deacons Road, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

Floral arrangements may be sent to Anderson Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday.

Viewing will take place in the Chapel of Anderson Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6.00 p.m. on Monday, November 12th, 2018 and at the church from 12:00 noon until the start of the service.

Condolences may be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Age 57, better known as “Mannequin”, of Chapel Road #1, Paynes Bay, St. James.

Son of Kenneth Payne and the late Ruby Skinner.

Brother of Andrew, Jerry, Roger and Kathy-Ann Skinner and the late Jeffrey Skinner and Jean Fenty. Uncle of Trazanne Waldrond, Rohan Lewis, Reann Ince and Andrew Skinner.

Nephew of Victor and Stanley Payne and many others.

Cousin of many. Friend of many.        

A Thanksgiving Service celebrating the life of Winfield Sylvester Skinner will take place on Friday, November 09th, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at the Paynes Bay Pentecostal, St. James, where relatives and friends are asked to meet. The cortege will then proceed to the St. James Cemetery for the interment.

The body will repose at the church from 1:15 p.m. at which time floral tributes will be appreciated.

Condolences may be sent to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Funeral services entrusted to S.T. Ellis Funeral and Pre-planning Services Inc, 3M Plaza, Corner of Kensington New Road and Baxters Road, St. Michael.

Age 65, affectionately known as “Peggy”, of Collington Drive, The Crane, St. Philip. Dedicated Member of the Rices Methodist Church.

Daughter of the late Oslyn and Gertrude Sealy.

Companion of Carlisle Douglas.

Mother of Dameain and Dana Williams.

Sister of Mildred Waterman, Philo Mayers and Kenneth Sealy.

Niece of Jonathan Sealy.

Aunt of Heather Waterman, Angella Phillips, Vashti Mayers, Erma Clarke, Joanne Payne, Kario Sealey and many others.

Relative of the Mayers, Sealy, Jackman and Davis families.

A Service of Thanksgiving for the life and work of Margaret Juel Sealy takes place on Monday, November 12th, 2018 at the Rices Methodist Church, Rices, St. Philip, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to Bushy Park Cemetery for the interment.

The Organist and members of the church choir are asked to attend.

Monetary donations toward the Church’s Building Fund will be appreciated.

The body will repose for viewing on Monday from 12:00 noon until the start of the service during which time floral tributes will be gratefully accepted.

Final arrangements are in the care and trust of Jo-Anne Jones Funeral Services And Pre-Arrangement Centre Ltd., “Clovelly”, Welches, Christ Church.

Final arrangements are in the care and trust of Jo-Anne Jones Funeral Services And Pre-Arrangement Centre Ltd., “Clovelly”, Welches, Christ Church.

Of Haynesville, St. James and Park Place, Brooklyn, New York.

Mother of Troy Griffith, Latoya Carmichael and the late Vincent Smith.

Sister of Gloria, Worman, Patrick and Rodney Smith, Greta Morgan of the U.K., Sandra Wilkinson, DePearl Nurse-Worrell - Managing Director of DePearl's Daycare and Preschool and the late Patricia.

Grandmother of Damien, Mikhail, Tori, Thorne, Keon, Keandra, Keira, Tonika and Toccara.

Great-grandmother of Tejari.

Aunt of Rosalind, Julian, Jefferson, Melissa, Vivian, Joslyn, Ro-Ann, Chad, and many others.

Great Aunt of many. Mother-in-law of Onika Griffith.

Sister-in-law of Vanessa Smith.

Relative of the Stuart, Corbin and Weekes families. Friend of Velda Trotman and Marlene.

The funeral service of Peggy Antoinette Smith-Carmichael took place on Saturday, November 03rd, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York. A Memorial Service will take place on Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the Western Light Church of the Nazarene, Oxnards, St. James, where relatives and friends are asked to meet.

Condolences may be sent to www.lyndhurst Funeral Home .com

Age 82, of Quarry Road, Eden Lodge, St. Michael.

Husband of Neta Skeete nee Perkins of Eden Lodge St. Michael.

Father of Judy, Dorothy of the U.S.A., Debra and Anderson Lynch, Denise, Donna, Owen and Fabian Skeete.

Brother of Walter Skeete and Doreen Sealy.

Grandfather of twenty-three.

Great-Grandfather of eleven.

Relative of the Skeete and Sealy families of Cane Garden, Dark Hole and Spa Hill, St. Joseph. Friend of many.

The funeral of Gilbert Owen Skeete takes place on Friday, November 09th, 2018 at the Christ the King Anglican Church, Cave Hill St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The Cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

The body will repose for viewing at the Michael Bryan Memorial Chapel, Belmont Road St. Michael from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 08th, 2018.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to W. Edwards Funeral Services.

Online condolences may be sent to wedwardsfuneralservice@hotmail.

Age 95, of Ebenezer, St. Philip and New Dawn Nursing Home, Colleton, St. John.

Husband of the late Effie Ernesta Shepherd.

Brother of the late Myrtle Holder, Elsie Shepherd and Jasmine Clarke.

Father of Angela Shepherd and the late Melville Shepherd of the U.K.

Grandfather of Natasha, Elisha and Joshua Shepherd.

Great Grandfather of Keriah, Nyla, Liyana and Layla - all of the U.K.

Uncle of Yvette Berry, Delores Hamilton of Canada and Susanne Clarke, Edwin, Garfield, Ethridge and many others, the Holders of Bathsheba, St. Joseph.

Relative of the Shepherd, Worrell, Hinkson, Howard and Gamble families, Reverend Oscar Miller and Mrs. June Miller, the Clarke family of Train Road, St.Philip and the Forde family of Brereton, St. Philip.

Friend of Malene Allman née Lowe, Ashley Lowe and the Lowe family, the Cummins family of London, the Nicholls, Mayers and Rochester families of Bathsheba, St Joseph and many others from Ebenezer Methodist Church and the Gospel Hall Brethren.

The funeral of Ronald Melville Shepherd takes place on Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at the Ebenezer Methodist Church, Ebenezer, St. Philip, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 11:00 a.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the Nicholls Memorial Cemetery, Hillswick, St. Joseph for the interment.

Flowers may be delivered to Alvin Hinkson Funeral Home, St. Elizabeth Village, St. Joseph no later than 8:15 a.m. on Saturday

The body of Ronald Melville Shepherd will repose for viewing from 10:00 a.m. until the start of the service.

Affectionately known as “Red Rose”, of Lot 38 Lowthers Hill, Christ Church. Hairdresser, Nail Technician and Proprietress of Red Rose Beauty Salon. Member of the Brereton New Testament Church of God.

Daugher of Clairmonte and Llyla Yarde.

Beloved Wife of Ken Springer - Engineering Manager of Rubis Eastern Caribbean SRL.

Sister of Patrick and Olwyn Taylor, Portia Daniel of Harry’s Danny Burger, Romancia McIntosh, Sharon Walcott and Gail Daniel.

Adoptive Mother of Kareem Callender.

Daughter-in-law of Lionel and Rynthia Alleyne.

A service of celebration and thanksgiving for the life of Roseanne Maria Springer takes place on Wednesday, November 07th, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet, followed by the interment.

Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday.

Memorial tributes will commence at 12:00 p.m.

Condolences may be sent to www.lyndhurstfuneralhome.com     

Age 82, of Quarry Road, Eden Lodge, St. Michael.

Husband of Neta Skeete nee Perkins of Eden Lodge St. Michael.

Father of Judy, Dorothy of the U.S.A., Debra and Anderson Lynch, Denise, Donna, Owen and Fabian Skeete.

Brother of Walter Skeete and Doreen Sealy.

Grandfather of twenty-three. Great-Grandfather of eleven.

Relative of the Skeete and Sealy families of Cane Garden, Dark Hole and Spa Hill, St. Joseph. Friend of many.

The funeral of Gilbert Owen Skeete takes place on tomorrow (today) Friday, November 09th, 2018 at the Christ the King Anglican Church, Cave Hill St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The Cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

The body will repose for viewing at the Michael Bryan Memorial Chapel, Belmont Road St. Michael from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 08th, 2018.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to W. Edwards Funeral Services.

Online condolences may be sent to wedwardsfuneralservice@hotmail.

Age 44, of Checker Hall, St. Lucy and formerly of Wesley Village, Dominica.

Husband of Lisa Romain.

Son of Cecilia King of Dominica and Gregory Romain of St. Croix.

Father of Samantha Samson and   Kayla Romain.

Step Son of Adrian King.

Brother of Shanel Romain of Dominica, Rhon and Brain  Romain of Florida, Reginald, Stephen and Kevin Romain – all of St. Lucia and Crystal Caney Romain of Florida.

Uncle of many.

Friend of Michael King, Bradley Broomes, Nurses and Doctors of Ward C5 of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Relatives of the Romain family of Orlando, Florida.

The funeral of Samuel Ephraim Romain leaves Anderson Funeral Home, Lower Barbarees Hill, St. Michael on Tuesday, November 06th, 2018 at 12:00 noon for the Garden Seventh Day Adventist Church, Mount Standfast , St. James, where relatives and  friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the St. James Cemetery for the interment

Floral arrangements may be sent to Anderson Funeral Home no later than 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday

Viewing takes place in the Chapel of Anderson Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 05th, 2018 and at the church from 1:00 p.m. until the start of the service. 

 Condolences may be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tempro, Hazel

Of Lot 6, Cottage Land, St. George and formerly of Leicester, England and Todd’s Land, St. George.

Wife of the late Vernon Tempro.

Mother of Deborah Tempro-Vallance of England.

Grandmother of Alexander Vallance and Ahkeel Tempro-Cox both of England.

Sister of the late Orgwenda Brathwaite.

Aunt of Kevin Paul Brathwaite.

Great Aunt of Kyle Brathwaite and Shaquille Griffith.

God-mother of Duane Hunter and Deborah.

Relative of the Massiah, Gamble, Mayers, Sargeant and Wilkinson families.

Close Friend of Nancy George and family, the Gracia family of Leicester, England, Ingrid Griffith and many others.

The funeral of Hazel Tempro leaves Waithe’s Funeral Home, Greens, St. George on Friday, November 09th, 2018 at 2:15 p.m. for the St. Jude’s Anglican Church, St. Jude’s Village, St. George, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for the service, followed by the interment in the churchyard.

The organist and members of the choir are asked to attend.

Floral tributes can be sent to Waithe’s Funeral Home not later than 1:45 p.m. on Friday.

Online condolences can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Stoute, Gloria

Age 82, affectionately known as “Venie”, of Wilson Village, Lodge Road, Christ Church and formerly of the United Kingdom and Canada. Faithful Worshiper of the Cane Vale Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

Sister of Adris Clarke of the U.S.A., Ailsa Stoute, Marva Brewster, Vonsil and Lisle Clarke, Norma Harris, Valene McClean, Geoffrey, Ronald, Arley, Hankinson and Harvey Barret.

Aunt of Glencora Stoute, Dawne-Marie and Dario Brewster, Dale and Ashero Clarke, Alair Chase, Shellyann and Janelle Barrett and Stacie McClean.

Great Aunt of Tameisha and Trishka Stoute, Daleon Coggin and Daleah Murray.

Cousin of Muriel Forde, Evelyn Hamblin and the Taylor, Walcott and Powlett families.

Sister-in-Law of Moreene Clarke of the U.S.A., Emerson Brewster, Edwin McClean, Celeste and Cynthia Barrett and Cliffton Phillips.

Friend of Hazel White of Canada, Anna Bovell-Belle of the U.S.A., Cuthbert Prescott and Deborah Gittens.

A Service of Thanksgiving celebrating the life of Gloria Stoute will take place on Thursday, November 08th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Cane Vale Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Cane Vale, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet. The cortege will then proceed to the Christ Church Cemetery for the interment.

Flowers may be delivered to St. George's Home for Funerals no later than 12:00 Noon on Thursday.

Viewing of the body takes place at St. George's Home for Funerals, Carmichael House, Carmichael, St. George from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday November 07th, 2018 and at the Church from 1:00 p.m. until the start of the Service.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to St. George’s Home for Funerals.

Online condolences may be posted to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Of College Land, St. John.

Daughter of the late Beatrice Pinder and Clifford Harewood.

Mother of Whitfield, Luther, Cheryl, Jennifer, Leroy and Dorial Pinder- Barnett, 

Grandmother of Dominique, Sean and Ariana Pinder, Philip and Joycelyn Auguste.

Aunt of Eulene, Susan, Valerie and Tynisha Pinder and many others.

Cherished Cousin of Winston, Marcia, Claytis, David and Peggy Pinder, Andy Hazelwood, Greg and Winston Millington, Sharon Forde Mapp, Monique Haynes, Genee Mason, Charles, Danielle, Arindelle and Margeret and Pauline Blackett.

Niece of Stephen Adolphus Blackett.

Mother-in-law of Michael Barnett and Heather Pinder.

Dear Friend of Darnely Mason, Peter Vaughn, Juan Forde, Zhara Forde Brathwaite, Cynthia Wiltshire, Lilian Maughan, Veronica Clarke and many others.

The funeral of Carlotta Adora Pinder leaves the Belmont Funeral Home, Belmont Road, St. Michael on Monday, November 05th, 2018 at 12:15 p.m. for the Massiah Street Seventh Day Adventist Church, Massiah Street, St. John, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service.  The cortege will then proceed to the St. John’s Parish Church Cemetery for the interment.

Floral arrangements may be sent to the Belmont Funeral Home not later than 11:45 a.m. on Monday.

Tributes will commence at 1:30 p.m.               

Viewing of the body will take place at the Belmont Funeral Home from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Age 89, affectionately known as “Uncle”, of Britton’s Hill and Waterhall Land, Eagle Hall, St. Michael.

Husband of the late Clarissa Sandiford.

Father of Judy Gibbs and Victor Holder.

Grandfather of Farrah and Petra Gibbs, Sophia and Cheryl White.

Brother of Ianthe Stuart and Daphne Turton-Pilgrim.

Uncle of Winston, David and Yvette Sandiford, Cheryl Jones, Deirdre Stuart and Jasmine Haynes. Great Uncle of Taurean and Shervid Sandiford, Sherrie and Nichole Haynes.

Father-in-law of Peter Gibbs. Friend of many.

The funeral of Cecil Seymour Sandiford leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Friday, November 02nd, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. for the Abundant Life Assembly, Haynes Hill, Bank Hall, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:30 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to the Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

The Organist is asked to attend.

Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 12:00 noon on Friday, November 02nd, 2018.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 01st, 2018

Condolences may be sent to: www.downesandwilson.com

Age 87, better known as “Sonny Boy” or “George Blues”, of De-Rose Senior Citizens Home, Charnocks, Christ Church and formerly of Coral Avenue, Ealing Park, Christ Church.

Husband of the late Alicia Taylor.

Father of Patrick, Juliette and Asquith Taylor, The Reverend Sylvester Taylor of the U.S.A. and Angelica Parris.

Grandfather of Marsha, Simone and Kion Taylor and Sylene Taylor of the U.S.A., Alicia Parris and Keira Emmanuel.

Great-Grandfather of Sariiyah Taylor and Keiva Emmanuel.

Relative of many.

The funeral of Vernon Leon Taylor leaves Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home, Top Rock, Christ Church on Thursday, November 01st, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. for the Church of St. Christopher, St. Christopher, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. for the Service of Thanksgiving. The cortege will then proceed to the Frangipani Lawns of Coral Ridge Memorial, The Ridge, Christ Church.

The Organist, Members of the Church Choir and Men’s Fellowship are asked to attend.

Floral tributes may be delivered to Clyde B. Jones Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Thursday.  

To express condolences visit www.clydebjonesfuneralhome.com

  • Epitaph Upon A Child That Died
    Here she lies, a pretty bud, Lately made of flesh and blood: Who as soon as fell fast asleep As her little eyes did peep. Give her strewings, but not stir The earth that lightly covers her.