Funeral Service for the late Evangelist Donnelle Karen Knowles aged 72 years of Stapledon Gardens will be held on Saturday July 13th 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethel Baptist Church, Meeting Street. Officiating will be Rev’d Timothy Stewart and Rev’d Joseph Thompson assisted by other ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.
Left to cherish her memories are her husband: Rev’d Kenny Knowles, Sr.; son: Dr. Kenny Knowles; daughters: Kim Braynen and Jan Knowles; mother: Mrs. Gwendolyn Hanna; grandchildren: William Braynen III, Christina Mounts, Charles Ethan Missick; brothers: John Hanna and Pastor Leroy “Tinkle” Hanna (Melody); sisters: Sandra Bain, Rev. Laurie Patricia Bethell (Willis George) and Sharmaine Fawkes; aunts: Doris Fitzgerald and Marguerite Lewis; step daughters: Lavette Smith (Barrette) and Ida Cockrell of Selma, Alabama; step grandchildren: Conesha Knowles, La’Vard Smith, Kendease and Calvin Cockrell Junior; nieces and nephews and their spouses: Stuart Bowe (Vandorene), Camille Harrison, Angela Munnings (Carlton), Sonia, Simone, Andrew and Danielle Bain, Lisa Bethell, Deacon Trevor Bethell (Rev. Christina), Dr. Phil Neymour (Carol), Tracey Raimondo (Mateo) and Jonathon Hanna; Lyric Knowles (Giorgio) and Duet Hanna (Lydia), Charlton Morley, Candice Thompson, Christopher and Colyn Fawkes, Wellington (Jackie), Lavon (Karen), Sterling and Dwayne (Carol) Woods, Rev. Denease Lloyd (Rev. Ronald) and Latovia Romer (Anthony); grand-nieces and grand-nephews: Stuart Bowe Jr., Shankira James (Julio), Nicole and Dominique Harrison, Alexis Neymour, Angelique Morley, Nathan Neymour, Taryll Thompson, Amari and Adeia Bethell, Gia, Gianna and Arianna Raimondo, Jazz and Melodie Knowles; great-grand niece and nephew: Myles and Mia James; brothers and sisters-in-law: Willis George Bethell, Melody Hanna, Marilyn Langston, Deborah Knowles, Sheryl Page, Percy, Cyril, Willacy, Vincent (Tony), Perma, Dwight and Oscar (Lynden) Knowles; numerous cousins and other family members including: Rev. Leroy and Pastor Dolly Hanna and the entire Hanna and Hinsey Families from Love Hill and Fresh Creek Andros; the children and descendants of the late Rev. Ruth Bastian, Hassam Munnings, John Audley Munnings and Freddie Munnings Sr., Dorothy Hanna and Family, Carnetta Munroe and Family, Louise Rolle and Wilfred ‘Billy’ Munnings and Family and the entire family of Doris and Edward Fitzgerald; special friends: Charles Missick and Family, Angelica Bastian, The Braynen Family of Behring Point, Andros, Lynn Hanna & Family, Marjorie Treco and Family, Michael ‘Sarge’ Hanna and Family, Delores Mounts and Family, Rosalind Davis and Family, the Justice Dame Anita Allen, Stephanie Dean, Pat Bethell and the entire Bethell family, Ola Rahming and Family, Rev. and Mrs. Joseph Thompson and the entire Bread of Life Baptist Church Family along with the Mayaguana community, Rev. and Mrs. Timothy Stewart and the Bethel Baptist Church Family, Rev. and Mrs. Lyall Bethell and The Grace Community Church Family, Miss Andrea Murphy and Mrs. Rona Liza Manzano, her friends and care-takers; Dr. John Lunn and his staff, Karen Walcott, Jacinta Thompson, Melanie Hanna, Deborah Lewis and Alice Johnson; Miss Anishka Whyms and the entire team of The Cancer Centre Bahamas; Dr. Robert Gibson and team; Dr. Osama Kellini; Dr. Sagar Lonial, Hermis Pratt and Family, the family of the late Naomi Poitier, Rhoda Hanna and Family, Jeslyn Wallace and Family, Dr. Gershwin and Donna Blyden and Family, Velma Burrows and Family, Betty and Mary Moss and Family, Jackie Brown and Family, Latoya Johnson and Family, the entire Colebrooke Family, Sylivia Gibson and Family, Deaconess Neilor Johnson and Family, Agnes Deleveaux and Family, Deacon Cleveland Hanna and Family, Lulamae Johnson and Family, Shirley Rolle and Family, The Murphy, Missick, Hanna, Woodside, Rolle, Taylor, Walkes, Ward, Tucker, Williams, Knowles and Rahming Families, Mr. and Mrs. Kelson Cox, Rose Moncur and Family and the Golden Gates #1 community, The retirees and current management and staff of Cititrust (Bahamas) Limited, Ms. Vernice Walkine, President and CEO, Nassau Airport Development Company and the entire team of NAD; entire staff of CIBC Trust Company (Bahamas) Limited; the Radiation Department of the Princess Margaret Hospital; the management and staff of Atlantic Medical Insurance Company and CFAL. The entire Valley Family including The P.I.G.S. and Valley Boys Junkanoo Groups, The Government High School Class of 1965 and other friends and relatives too numerous to mention.