Funeral Service for the late Bishop Joseph Zonicle, 102 years of Mount Royal Avenue and formerly of Port Howe, Cat Island, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 26th, 2022, at Providence Baptist Church, Robinson Road. Officiating will be Bishop Delton Fernander assisted by Pastor Clinton Minnis, Pastor A. Geoffrey Wood, Dr. Julian Russell, and Dr. Helen McPhee. Interment will follow in the Church’s Cemetery, Robinson Road.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required.
Joseph was preceded in death by his Father: Charles Benjamin Zonicle; Mother: Henrietta ‘Hennetta’ Ruth Zonicle; Grand Father: Charles Zonicle; Grand Mother: Hannah Hunter–Zonicle; Sisters: Margaret Walkine, Prudence Storr and Diana Wilson; Brothers: George Zonicle, Charles Zonicle; Son: Joseph Alexander Zonicle II; Grand Daughters: Apphia Zonicle Neymour and Kevinique Shawanna Munroe; Grand Son: Jonathan (Lieutenant) Jerome Carroll.
He is survived by his Wife: Estella Louise Belle-Zonicle; Children: Marilyn Theodora Zonicle, Mellany Joanne Zonicle, Josephine “Dody-phine” Estella Zonicle-Lopes, Christiana Marva Russell, Deborah Mildred Zonicle, Pauline Athell Zonicle-Claude, Martha Catharine-Ann Minnis, Dr. Samra Marina Zonicle-Newton, Clavia Melissa McClain, Shernell Athena Zonicle-Gardiner, Sheena Elizabeth Angelique Zonicle, Wanza Jurusha Munroe, Jamal Taylor (adopted); Sons-In-Law: Dr. Julian Russell, Samuel McClain, Lloyd Gardiner, Pastor Roland Newton, Kevin Munroe, Pastor Clinton Minnis, and Manuel Lopes; Grand Children: Jonquill “Jockin” (Lavaro) Phylis Bethell-Neymour, Shekyra (George) Lightfoot (adopted), Andrew (Stephanie) Julian Russell, Jason (Mindy) Christian Russell, Jamila “Jam-Jam” Hadiya Christiana Russell, Ophir Zonicle Neymour, Gabrielle “Garbola” (Ondrey) Renate’ Candace Wright-McKenzie, Charisma Evangelica Minnis, Aneka Keryssa Minnis, Dominic “Dom-dom” Joseph Alexander Newton, Theo (Anna) Jarret McClain, Alexander Blake McClain, Samia Lauryn McClain, Clavia Aaliyah McClain, Nachalah Shirnelle Gardiner, Niké “Serious-Celestia” Lloydiece Gardiner, Josué (Joselyn) Raymond, William Josué Zonicle Raymond, Joseph Alexander Zonicle, Deborah ElizabeAh Zonicle, Kevin Tyrone Munroe Jr., Churton Joseph Munroe, Jurusha Mellany Munroe, Joshua Timothy Munroe, Marina Anita Joelle Munroe; Great Grandchildren: Jaden Joseph Carroll, Jonathan Robert Carroll, Lavaranae Shivonia Neymour, Lanae Reyna Jonquill Neymour, Lavaro Ricardo Jonathan Neymour, Lajuan Rickey Joseph, Neymour, Laia L. Jodi Neymour, George Lightfoot, Judah Jezreel Russell, Naomi Sarai Russell, Isaiah Justice Russell, Elijah Stephen Russell, Aaliyah Claire Russell, Zion Elizabeth Russell, Rayne Gabriella McKenzie, Blaise Alexander McKenzie, Claire Catherine McKenzie, Lyon Jarret McClain, Kadin “Lion-Lamb” Athena Gardiner; Brother-in-Law: Preston Turnquest; Nephews: Glen Zonicle, Charles A. Zonicle Jr., Eden Zonicle, Charles “CB” (Deborah) Zonicle, Audley Zonicle, Carlton Zonicle, William (Janice) Zonicle, Nathaniel Zonicle, Nelson Zonicle, Clyde Fox, Sterling Charlton Sr., Bertie (Joan) Carey, Edward Carey, Peter (Arnette) Carey; Nieces: Ruth (Samuel) Rolle, Esther Vincent, Whilliamae Zonicle, Ellen Roberts, Virginia “Jean” Zonicle, Belva Zonicle, Barbara Zonicle, Judith Hunt, Iris Sequra, Lydia Wallace, Lillis, and Deserene Zonicle, Montrea “Ginger” Dames-Brown, Vernice Smith, Erica Henfield, Mable D. Gardiner, Dorothy Lunn, Indira Belle, Joanna Carey, Freeda Stubbs, Florence Belle, Vivian Rahming, Rev. Andrea Taylor, Linda Pinder, Machelle (Desmond) Sands, Vandora (Colin) Johnson, Alfreda Sands, Sr. Nursing Officer Joanna Curry (Reserve Superintendent of Police, Roosevelt Curry), Indira Belle; Grand Nieces: Jessica Martin, Vanessa, Jasmine and Desiyah Charlton, Shakera Fox, Lenora Greene, Brenda Smith, Daniel, De’Asja, Dejah Brown, Daneha Bethel, Ebony Carey,Rosalyn (Ricardo) Gauthier, Renee, Richelle Roberts, Vanessa Bonamy, Ashley Rolle, Shameka, Kenniska, Kenya (Stefon) Gibson, Lethera Carey, Latanya Tilme, Kimberley (Donovan) Seymour, Kay Simmons, Shanell Rhing, Tracy Scott, Nekara Ferdinand, Gabriel (Narintheo) Hepburn, Niecey Taylor, Banka, Kristina, Kayanna Cooper, Aaliyah, Megan, Tonya, Zana, Ashley, Christian, Bora, Sonya, Jin-Ah, Jiana Hunte, Tiffany, Sascha, Maria, Pella and Tanya; Grand Nephews: Addis Huyler, Clyde Antonio Fox, Jr., Sterling Charlton, Jr., Sean, Denardo and Andy Smith, Terrance, Darryn, Ryan (Zelinda), Renaldo Scavella, Christopher, William, Javann, George, Michael, Jonathan Zonicle, Sheiko Hoyte, Rashad, Stephen Zonicle, Dylan, Marcian, Mykiah, Adrian Zonicle, Aquille, Aquino Zonicle, Ethrin Zonicle, Jamaal Solomon, Bishop Terrance (Sandra) Taylor, Michael, John Carey, Edward Carey Jr., Matthew Carey, Greg Wilson, Carnell Pinder, Demetrius (Dakota) Taylor, Bentle, Cameron Hall, Kylan Gibson, Peter Carey Jr., Gregory Johnson, Kendrick, Zane, and Christoph; Extended Family and Friends: The Family of Maude and Charles Carey, the Family of Breazetta and Arthur Moxey, the Family of Thomas Smith, Mary Bastian, Judy Grant, the Family of Mrs. Newton, the Family of Edith Minnis, Clinton McCartney, Geneva Fynes, Eleanor Steele and Family, Lucile Davis, Emily Hall and Family; The Family of Velma and Adolphus Bain, Largia Lewis and Family, the Family of Larry Duncombe, Harrison Small, Evie Dremiz, the Family of Marina Munroe, the Family of Helen Delores Russell, the Family of Herman and Laura McClain, Dave Neymour, Josue’ Raymond, Linda Major, Beverly Taylor, Udean Roberts, Providence Baptist Church Inc. (Minnis, Rolle, Knowles, Forbes, Albury, McPhee, Goodman and Stuart Families) Pastor Geoffry Wood, Temple Baptist Church Family, Light of The World Missionaries, The Central Baptist Church Family, the Family Judy Grant and Mary Bastian, The Families of Ludlow Street East and West, George and Fredericka McCartney and Family, the Family of Ruth Goodridge (Barbara Chung, Janice and Paul Major, Hugh and Wendal Clarke, Robin and Ricky Rolle), the Family of Gladys Burrows, the Family of Winnifred Young, the Family of K. S. and Dorothy Darling, the Family of Gladstone and Noami Christie, the Family of Peter Turnquest, the Family of Conrad and Nettie Knowles, the Family of Leonard and Ruth Knowles, the Family of Mr. and Mrs. Hurbert Saunders, Cynthia Lobosky, Chinese and Shelia, the Arnette Family, The Aranah Family, the Moss Family, the Family of Bishop John Davis, The Godet Family, then Strachan Family, the Family of Winifred Smith, Deacon Arlinton Moss and Family; The Right Honorable Perry G. Christie and Family, the Clarke Family the Family of Ruth Goodridge, The Mount Royal Avenue Community, All the remaining Families of The Valley Community that we have not mentioned by name. McCartney’s Pharmacy, Floral Fantasia, the Justice of the Peace Association and the Deep South Cat Island Movement, Chef Saunders, Whitfield Dr. Kirkland Culmer, Dr. Indira Grimes, Dr. Frederick Smith, Dr. Bimal Francis, Dr. Dawn Russell-Hermans, Dr. K. Bain, Dr. Scriven, Dr. Ormand Richardson, and Dr. Alexander Emenyonu.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street on Friday February 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday 26th, from 10:00 a.m. until service time.