A Private Funeral Service for Rowena Elizabeth Johnson, aged 88, of Beaumontia Ave. & Bachelors Button, Garden Hills, will be held on Sunday, July 26th, 2020 at Zion Baptist Church, East & Shirley Streets. Officiating will be Rev’d. T.G. Morrison assisted by Rev’d Ulric Smith Jr. and Rev’d Anthony Sampson. Interment will follow in the Eastern Cemetery, Dowdeswell Street.
In compliance with current Government regulations, attendance will be limited to close family & friends.
She is survived by her Sons: Dr. Geoffrey Pennerman (His wife Renae), Bryan Pennerman, Ian Pennerman (His wife Everlina), Kendal Pennerman & Macfarlane Pennerman; Grand-Daughters: Adassa Pennerman, Verlica Pennerman, Terranique Pennerman, Kendera (Her Husband Nehemiah Ferguson), Natasha Pennerman, Brykell Pennerman, Kendelynn (Her Husband Tyrone Hannah) Rebecca Pennerman & Anishka Pennerman; Grand Sons: DaCosta (His wife Sasha Pennerman), Carlyle Pennerman, Daniel Pennerman & Nicholas Pennerman. Rodrick & Rodney Johnson; Great Grandchildren: Kaylia, Wynter, Carlyle Jr., Shiloh, Tovari & Ayla; Sisters-in-law: Jestina Johnson & Carrol Johnson; Nieces: Edith, Persis, Rosalee, Carolyn, Claudia, Tracy, Bridgette, Patrice, Petra, Ann & Tietchka; Nephews: Manley, Sherman, Walter, Willsey, Bennet, Edney, Samuel, Donny, Tommy, Lorenza, Derek, Jerome, Ranford, Nikita & Andrew; Grand Nieces, Grand Nephews, Great Grandnieces & Great Grandnephews: Too numerous to mention; She loved and cherished all of her sibling’s children and grandchildren. She embraced them as her own children when they came to visit her home; God Children: Naomi Jones Devaux and Angela Morley; Extended Family: Children of the late Ted Johnson, Lenora Bowleg and Family, Branhilda Jones and Family, Angela, Rosalind, Hyacinth, Godfrey, Alexander, Terrance, Patrick & Randolph. Stafford Nairn, Leroy Miller, Rev Merian Roberts J.P., McFalloughn Bowleg, Paula Strachan, Peter McKenzie, Children of the late Mae Pearl Miller, Children of the late Elma Jones Gaitor, Children of the late Nora Jones Newbold. Children of the late Annie & Ina Strachan, Patrick & Anthony Arthur, & Gerald Green, Gerelean, Hestelyn, Maria & Angela (God-Sister), Children of the late Eulahee Bain, Emily Bastian, Charles B. Sturrup and family. Bishop B. Wenith Davis and Family, Bishop Ross Davis and Family, Joseph, Navado & Josette Demeritte, Kervin Jr. Angelo, Deshannon & Saint-Tino Morley. Martha Jones, Carmitta Burns, the Children of the late Mildred Moncur Johnson, Iris Smith and Family, Former Defense Force Commodore Davey Rolle and Family and Gregory Neely; Friends & Neighbours GARDEN HILLS ESTATE: Adena Fox, Blonevea Poitier and Family, The Family of Bertram & Veronica Bowleg, Family of Barbra Malcolm & the late Rev Algernon Malcolm, The Family of Leona Major, Children of the late Arthur & Rose Maycock, Annie-Mae & Perry Ferguson, Sean and Copeland Rolle, Branford & Omar Henfield, Everette Ingram and Family, Dorothy Curtis and Family, Cresval, Edith, & Charlton Babb, The Roker Family, The Fritz Family, Stephanie Hanna and Family, Mary Bodie and Family, McIntosh Family, Delancey Family Bertha-lee Walkes, Rodney Saunders and Family, Miss Lloyd and Family, Family of the late Andrew Curry, Nashetta Evans and Family; Friends & THOMPSON LANE & GIBBS CORNER: The family of the late Consuela Carter, Family of the Late Ellen Walkes, Family of the late Leonora Williams, Family of the late Maud Richards, The Newtons, Cox, Morris and Gibson’s families, The family of the late Naomi Pickering, The Boyd Family, Family of the late Brennette Miller, Glenda Knowles and the family of the late Madeline Green and the Johnson Family, The Family of the late May Henfield Myrtle Bootle and the Fisher Family, Branhilda Wallace-Whitfield, Morgan & Ruth Turnquest, Maizelee Knowles, Arlette Pennerman, Audrin & Shoshanna Pennerman Chief Superintendent Perry Clarke, Wesley Archer, Brian Young, Darvin Johnson, Troy Curtis, Trevin Butler, Terrance Thompson Emmaline Richardson, Corey Williams, Jameko Dean, Christine Taylor, Marcian Bethel, James King, Sheila and Renard Poitier, Antonio Munnings, Antoine Marshall, Adrian Berry and Family, Mildred Seymour and Family, Randy Smith, Relcina Pennerman Kinglocke & Franceta Sands; The Family of the late Eldica Moss and Staff of Moss Gas, Theresa Butler and Family and Mildred Seymour; Care Givers: Shantell Minns and Mrs. Aponte; Other Survivors Include: Rev T.G. Morrison, Officers and Members of Zion Baptist Church East & Shirley Street, Officers and Members of Zion South Beach Baptist Church, Family of the late Rev. Charles C. Smith, former staff members of BRITTANIA BEACH HOTEL, members of THE BAHAMAS HOTEL CATERING & ALLIED WORKERS UNION, the members of the SHELL SAXONS SUPERSTARS; The descendants and residents of Mangrove Cay Andros. Our mother Rowena knew and touched the lives of many people.
If we forgot your name please accept our apologies it was not our intention. We appreciate and thank you all.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.