Catechist Tyrone Higgs Thompson
Funeral service for Catechist Tyrone Higgs Thompson, 72 yrs., a resident of Savannah Sound, Eleuthera, will be held at St. Patrick’s Anglican church, Church Alley, Governor’s Harbour, Eleuthera, on Saturday 2nd September, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be The Rt. Rev’d. Laish Z. Boyd, assisted by The Rev’d. Fr. Timmy Ivan Eldon, The Rev’d. Fr. Bradley Miller, The Rev’d. Fr. Scott Brennen. Interment follows in St. Margaret’s Anglican Church Grounds, Savannah Sound, Central Eleuthera.
Precious memories will forever be cherished by his beloved wife of forty-four years: Mrs. Alice Sturrup Thompson; daughters: Karen Thompson, Carletta Culmer Turnquest and Sharon Knowles; sons: Roscoe, Phillip, Carlos and Dwayne; numerous grand and great grandchildren including: Shancez, Shantina and Kmay Burrows, Sirkiah Thompson and Nuria Strachan; sisters: Alice Thompson, Annis Antrobus and Theresa Bridgewater; brothers: George Rolle, Wayde Lightbourne and Cleveland Knowles; cousins: Barbara and Ianna Bethel, William and Mispah Wallace, Ilsa and Joseph Demeritte, Julie, Ian, Eugene Smith & family, D’Andre Forbes of Toronto, Canada, Albert and Andrew Ingraham & family of Miami, Fl., Gloria, Walter and Lisa Cox & family, Lisa and Charlton Walkine of Turks & Caicos Islands, Ann Simmons, Theresa Hilton, Albert Archer, Menette Clarke, Arthur Turnquest, Paula, Stephanie and Sandra Saunders, Dorothy Rahming, Calvin Allen, Kevin Culmer, Wainright Gibson, Wayne and Mavis Cartwright, Dr. Sidney Smith, the Wallace & Nottage families; numerous nieces including: Cheryl Thompson, Alecia Smith, Linda Cartwright, Myra, Marsha, and Carolyn Sturrup and Antoinette Sturrup Sears; numerous nephews including: Ricardo Sturrup, Anton Sturrup, Anton Smith and Percy Smith; god children: Tammie Smith and Felecia Hilton; numerous other relatives & friends including: The entire communities of Savannah Sound, Rock Sound, Tarpum Bay & Governors Harbour, Eleuthera, The Rt. Rev. Laish Boyd, Rev. Fr. Timmy Ivan Eldon, Rev. Fr. Bradley Miller, Rev. Fr. Scott Brennen, Hon. Phillip Bethel, John and Marlene Dorsette, Jarrard Coakley & family, the Hon. Leslie M. Dean, Officers and Members of the M.W. Prince Hall Grand Lodge/Prince Hall Grand Chapter O.E.S. (PHA), PGM Wendell L. Barry, PGM Jack Sturrup, PGM Sidney Moncur, the Doctors & Staff of A&E, EMS Services and Male Surgical Ward #2 of Princess Margaret Hospital.
Friends may pay their last respects at the church in Savannah Sound, Eleuthera on Friday from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. & on Saturday at the church in Governor’s Harbour from 8:00 a.m. until service time.