Funeral Service for the late Gloria Branulah Knowles neé Moxey, 96 years of Ludlow Street, West and formerly of Duncan Town, Ragged Island, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 23rd, 2022 at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Wulff & Baillou Hill Roads. Officiating will be Rev’d Fr. Roderick Bain assisted by other ministers of the clergy. Interment will follow in the Royal Air Force (RAF) Cemetery, Infant View Rd.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required.
Gloria is preceded in death by her loving Husband of 74 yrs.: Leonard Edward; Son: Andres, Parents: Clarence and Mildred Moxey nee Lockhart; Siblings: Loxley Moxey, Oraline Butler, and Joyce Taylor; her beloved Aunt: Sybil Miller.
Left to cherish Gloria’s memories are her loving Children: Loretta (Arthur) Parris, Beverley (Ricardo) Gibson, Edward (Christine) Knowles, Linda Malcolm, Angela (Larry) Mosley and Adopted Son: Anthony Smith; Siblings: Elaine Major and Levonne Moxey; Sisters-In-law: Myrtle (Kermit) Turnquest and Gloria Smith; Brother-in-law: Ronald (Eltha) Knowles; Grand Children: Desiree Parris, A. Kenra (Jacy) Whittaker, Tamra Lightbourne, Terina Gibson, Shawnette (Jayve) Martin, Edward Stuart, Edward (Sueann) Knowles, Keyra and Edron Knowles, Chrissie Rolle, Shanti (Kendal) Knowles, Taneca (Kyle) Ward, Michele (Anthony) Hawkins, Teresa (Mondrell) Hodge, Gelin Jones and Kay-Elle Clermont; Great Grand Children: Ethan Dean, Adam and Lauren Whittaker, Jayshawn and Shaelyn Martin, Christopher, Tristen, Trinity and David Knowles, Destiny Jackson, Bryson Rolle, Michael, Kaysha, Ebony and Dakota Stuart, Elyse, Cierra and Edron Jr. Knowles, Kaelen, Kennedi and Kailee Knowles, Nikolye and Karley Ward, Gabriel and Isabella Jones and Mason Hawkins, Taylin and Torreyonna Breedlove, Mariah and Mia Hodge; Nieces and Nephews: Florinda Pintard, Cynthia Hall, Ronald Major, Mildred Pickstock, Sandra Williams, Patricia Bethel, Janith Mullings, Lionel Butler, Ernestine Stubbs, Marina McClain, Virginia Agnes, Constance Evans, Selina Mack, Lonna Munroe, Alma Griffin, Dennis, Lester, Edward and John Taylor, Donna, Ricardo, Anthony, Kevin, Ciera, Haymish, Veronique, Clarence, Katrina and Lashell Moxey, Colleen Nottage, Cyprianna Stuart, Marva Patton, Dale Wainwright, Calvin, L. Edgar and Dominic Moxey, Brenda Knowles, Yvonne Lees, Magnolia, Karen, Annette, Staria, Victor (Sonny), Dwanya, Maverick, Ricardo and Andre Moxey, Haddon, Tyrone, Leslie, Don, Rudolph, Terry, Robert and Keith Miller, Rev. Sabrina Pinder, Syb Dixon, Zoe Powell, Carolyn Cleare and Sherilyn Bethel. Stephen, Andrew, Dwight, Jonathan, Robert, Dianne and Marlene Knowles, Melony Moncrieff, Simone Henfield, Carol Ferguson, Deborah Granger, Antionette Aranha, Geraldine Symonette, Leann Bain, Pamela Seymour, Sandra, Dennis, Kirkwood, Hubert, Kenneth and Jeffrey Deal, Barbara Bain, Daniel Knowles, Arlene Johnson, Dr. Cheryl and Norman Darville, Geno, Pedro and Hugo Knowles, Jaqueline Greenslade, Kermit and Keashla Turnquest, Julian, Dr. George and Kevin Knowles, Vincent Smith and Nicolette Woodside; Numerous Other Relatives and Friends including: Atwell Pintard, Paul Jones and Judith Bannister. The descendants of Edgar Osborne and Rebecca Moxey and Granville and Mazorian Lockhart (nee Munroe) formerly of Duncan Town Ragged Island, The families of her deceased Aunts and uncles: Lillian Maycock, Margarita Wallace, Minerva Cooper, Calvin, Edward, Victor, Haddon and Orris Lockhart, Alexis and Cyril Joffre, Elvira Adderley, Uriah, James, Hezekiah, and Gladstone Moxey. Her dearest cousin Valerie Handy and her daughter Sharon (Franklyn) Wilson and family, Margo Feaste Thompson, Najah Feaste Finlayson, Derek, Randy and Kim Feaste, Jackie and Renay, Alfreda, Stephanie, Wallis, and Milford, Delaney, Deloris, Carnie and Phil, Cecil, Bursil, Oralee and Perry, Chenena, Ruth, Andrea (Dolly), Paula, Shirley, Kennon, Etienne and James, Jimmy and Granville, Tyrone, Calvese and Sonida, Willis and Adina Charlow, Mavis Cartwright, Leanora, Lynette and Inger Saunders, The children of the late Annie and Norman Beckford, Marjorie Ubani and the Parris Family, Sheila, Cleon and Maria McQuay, Chris McIntosh, Leon Storr, Jackie Woodside, Rose Nelson, The St. Barnabas Parish Family including: Fr. Roderick Bain, Fr. Chester Burton, Fr. Kristopher Higgs, Canon Basil Tynes and Family, Assistant Bishop The Rt. Rev’d Gilbert A. Thompson and Family, Alfred Burrows, Mavis Johnson, Karen Curtis, Antionette Hall and the Girls Brigade, ACW, ACM, Usher Board and Choir members. Clinton McCartney and staff of McCartney Pharmacy, The Valley Family, ParrisWhittaker and Modalena Limited families (GB), Members and administrators of The British Legion-Bahamas Branch, Members of Elks Lodge, Curfew Temple No 816.
May Her Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44A Nassau Street on Friday July 22nd from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will be no viewing at the church.