Daphne Marie Knowles- Thomas | Funeral ServiceBethel Brothers Morticians
Funeral Service for the late Daphne Marie Knowles- Thoma age 67 years of #87 Sandford Drive will be held on Saturday May 19th, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Boyd Road. Officiating will be Monsignor Alfred Culmer assisted by other ministers of the Clergy. Interment will follow in Catholic Cemetery, Tyler Street.
Daphne is preceded in death by her parents, Melvin and Jennie Mae Knowles, and brother Harry Knowles.
Left to cherish her memories are her husband: Helmut Thoma; brothers: Vincent, Melvin, Jr., Daniel David, Richard, Cornelius, Dwight and Trevor Knowles; sisters: Nathalie Knowles-Beck and Suzette Knowles; brother-in-law: Gregory Beck; sisters-in law: Lorraine, Lynn, Cherrise, Danay, and Monique Knowles; aunt: Gwendolyn Francis; uncles: Brady, Brenville and Michael Hanna, Sidney and Dave Bastian; nephews: Vincent Jr (Samantha)., Dino(Sandra), Trevor Jr.(Madeline), Justin, Trevaughn, Tremaine, Tremeko, Dancel, Danrad, Mekoh, Cardinal(Tyshia) , Oneal, Anthony, Stephen, Javon, Coneal and Cornelius, and Dylan Dante; nieces: Melissa, Ashley, Atonya, Trevrica (Wilso), Caylin Amber, Destiny, Konica (Fred), Lesha, Tonni of Miami FL; numerous grandnieces and grandnephews; cousins: Vera, Cynthia, Jacquelyn, Stephanie, Della, Donna, Paula, Jeanette, Gail, Colette, Esther, Wendy, Dale, Suzette, Janette, Esther, Dale, Jovette, Clifford, Jerome, Troy, Danny, Jeffrey, Steve, Dion, Sean, Brenvil and Kendall; god child: Troyann Saunders; host of relative and Friends: Rosileta Davis Family, Beverly Smith Family, Thelma Cartwright Family, The Viola Rolle Family, Samuels Family, Calvin Lightbourne Family, The Cummings Family, Eneas-Carey Family, Constance Joseph Family, The Hanna Family, Petrice and Vardo Rolle, Murriel, Ruth and Millie Nottage Family, Shelly Munnings Family, Kay Evans Family Dr. Andre Rollins Family , Hon. Alfred Sears, Hon. Mark Humes, Christine Hume, The entire Sandford Drive, Franklyn Avenue, Boyd Road, and Fort Charlotte Community, Fr. Simion Roberts at St Cecilia’s, Ann Rollins, Felicity Walker, Fr. Alfred Culmer, Kendal Munnings, Barbara Thynes, Ms. Mott, Dr. Locksley Munroe, Dr. Theodore Turnquest, Trudy Deal Family, Shaneeshiann Burrows; special thanks: Tremendous thanks to Anna Soleto, who took care of Daphne in Cuba; highschool friend, Agreta Eneas-Carey M. D., not just for her care, but their amazing friendship. Advocated on her behalf. Her buddy from college in Jamaica, Teddy Ferguson, M.D. Teddy. Thanks Clifford Davis for the visit. Paula and Peter Jones for their bedside worship of the mass. Kay, with whom she volunteered at the Bahamas Historical Society Museum and staff members.Shelley Munnings for her graciousness.Uncle Brady and daughters Esther and Dale. Neighbour Constance and Kenneth Joseph, St. Augustine’s College Alumni Association, Nurse Sandra Clark and Andra Pinder at W. V. Eneas Medical Clinic and the nurses in the Private Medical at Princess Margaret Hospital. Sisters (Cecilia, Ena, Annie) at St. Martin’s Convent and Renee Smith. If we have missed your name, please forgive us in these trying times.
In lieu of flowers please donate to the soup kitchen at St Joseph’s.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians #44 Nassau Street on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until service time.