Funeral Service for the late Lionel Egbert Symmonett, 91 years of Sunset Drive and formerly of Inagua, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 18th, 2022, at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Rd., and Lewis Street. Officiating will be Venerable Arch’d Keith N. Cartwright and Rev’d Fr. Colin Humes assisted by Rev’d Fr. Ruel J. Strachan, Rev’d Dr. Roland Hamilton, Rev’d Canon Crosley Walkine, and Rev’d Fr. Joseph Mycklewhyte. Cremation will follow.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required.
Lionel was preceded in death by his loving wife of 65 Years: Naomi K. Symmonett.
Loving and cherished memories will forever live in the hearts of his Children: Wayne G. D. (deceased), Steven O., Della-Reese C., and Dr. Anya C. Symmonett; Surrogate Sons: Brenford V. Christie and Wayde Christie; Grand-Children: Raquel Symmonett-Moss (Sean), Tamika Symmonett-McCartney (Carlos), Chrishanne Swann, Krista Nairn (Damien), and Kandice Cargill (Dr. Tyneil); Great Grand-Children: Orry & Asa Pyfrom, Dylan & Kaylee-Reese Nairn, Jaxon & Justice Cargill, Tatyana Patrick and Emanuel Swann; Daughter–in–Law: Pamela Symmonett; Brothers: Chris & Cutel (deceased), Vernon (Phyllis), Don (Bridgette), Geoffrey (Audrey), and Oris (Chanelle) Symmonett; Sisters: Sheila (deceased) & Yvonne Symmonett, and Veronica Fraser (Warren); Brothers-in-Law: Ervin (deceased) (Stella), Felix (deceased) (Marilyn), Winston (deceased), David (deceased), and Daniel M. A. (Ingrid) Knowles; Sisters-in-Law: Kathleen Warren (Roy), Angela Achara (Dr. Emelike Achara – deceased), and Betty Brown; Nieces & Nephews: Derek, Darcia, Deane, & Dominique Symmonett; Cherita & Karlen Symmonett; Gia Stubbs (Greg), Tishka Francis (Darius), & Kyra Augustine (Denzil); Darrion, Jamaal, & Kenyon Symmonett, Kayette d’Albenas (Chris); Edward, Orissa, and Obriel Symmonett; Dr. Annette Warren – Roberts (Antonius), Barwick Warren, Dr. Juliette Hepburn (Ian), Wendy Warren; Tina Knowles, Ervin Knowles Jr., Teri Bethel (Tellis), Enrique Knowles, Tietchka Vanderpool-Wallace (Vincent), Emile Knowles, Kirk Knowles, Ken Dean; Dillion (Sonia), Dale “Happy”, Danielle, Jules, & Jihan Knowles (Crystal); Robyn Robert (deceased) & Dana Knowles (Jody); Chidi Achara (Esther), Ijeoma Abrahams (Timothy), & Sinobi Guillame (Francois); Damian, Daneal, & Drew Knowles; Justin Brown; and great-grand nieces and nephews; Other Loving Family & Friends including: Sir Arthur and Lady Joan Foulkes, The family of Louise Gibson, Al Collie, Jennifer & Felix Braun & Family, Cynthia Khan & Family, The Family of the Late Alma Christie, Sylvia Godet, Robert Elliott, Dean Stephens & Family, Dr. Marlene Sawyer, Lourey Thomas & Family, Ed & Janet Miller & Family, Margaret Dillet, Jeff & Lorraine Turnquest, Iris Dillet, Denise & Elaine Smith & Family, The Family of the Late Gertrude Burnside, Beverlyn Timol, Lorraine Walters, Kevin Sherman & Family, Juliana Thompson & Family, Denise Gilbert & Family, Sharlaine Adderley & Family, Carl Turnquest & Family, Clifford & Marjorie Johnson, The Conliffe Family, Ernest Cambridge & Family, H. Campbell Cleare & Family, Duke Errol & Dorey Strachan, Charlene Darbeau, Natasha Campbell, Randy Ferguson & Family, Rana Khan & Family, Andre Weech & Family, The Cargill Family, Malcolm Adderley & Family, The Rev’d. Fr. & Mrs. Joseph L. Mycklewhyte & Family, The Parish of St. Margret’s – Kemp Road, Naomi Rankin & Family, John Bettis & Family, Byron & Tania Wallace, Richard & Elizabeth Somaru, BICPAC – Island Couriers family, Sandra Daley, Florence Nottage, Fiona Nicole, Janie Trench, and Federal Express (FedEx) Bahamas; Clergymen: The Venerable Archdeacon Keith Cartwright & Family, Fr. Colin Humes & Family, Rev’d Dr. Roland Hamilton & Family, Rev’d Fr. Joseph L. Mycklewhyte & Family, Rev’d Canon Crosley Walkine & Family, and Rev’d Dr. Arthur Canada & Family of North Carolina; Doctors: Tyneil Cargill (Bay Street Medical), Don Diego Deveaux & Gregory Pinto (Oaktree Medical), and Mucomba Millar (Island MD); Nurses: Yvonne Adderley, Joycelyn Cartwright and Barbara Thompson; Caregivers: Denise Gordon and Denise McKenzie .
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street on Thursday March 17th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
There will be no viewing at the church.