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Jennifer Knowles Fawkes-Cates | Funeral Service

Funeral service for Jennifer Knowles Fawkes-Cates,  Affectionately called Jen, Ms. Jenny, Ms. Air Canada, age 71 years, of Buen Retiro Road, Nassau, Bahamas, died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Friday, June 01, 2018, will be held on Saturday June 09, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Anglican Church, East Shirley and Church Streets.  Officiating will be Canon Crosley Walkine assisted by Deacon Travis Fernander. Mrs. Cates will be cremated prior to Service.


Jennifer was predeceased by her parents: John Quentin (Guy) and Thelma Fawkes and her brother: David Fawkes.


Left to cherish her memories are her Husband: John Cates; Children: Christopher and Tiffany Cates; Grandchildren: Arianna and Aragon Cates; Brothers-in-law: Clifford and Maitland Cates; Sisters-in-law: Gloria Fawkes, Penny Cates and Daphne Cates; Nephew: Quentin Fawkes; Nieces: Camille Bocus (Robert), Marsha Cates, Tamsin Cates, Beth (Seth) Armstrong and Amanda (Stephen) Mullen; Great Nephews: Cai and Riley Bocus and Thomas Armstrong; Great Nieces: Daniela  Bocus,  Elaine (Lainey) and Molly Armstrong; Aunts: Lily Beaman (Graham) and Angela Carroll; Uncle: Eddie Knowles (Brenda); Caregiver: Lamise Pierre; Other Relatives and Friends including: Heather Beaman, Peter Beaman, Gina Coakley, Gordon Knowles, Elizabeth Howard, Thelma Knowles and Family, The Air Canada Family especially Wilshire Bethel and Family, Greg Tai and Family, Fairie Kraft and Family, Donna Sherman and Family, Mary Forbes and Family; Gloria Lowe and Family, Patricia Smith and Family, Ena Whiteland and Family, Michael (Leah) Springford and Family, Dave Urich, David and Elaine Cates, Mic and Cathy Bancroft, Wendy Forsythe, Canon Crosley N. Walkine, Rev’d Fr. Lynden Douglas, Rev’d Fr. Whitfield Hutcheson, Rev’d Fr. Chester Burton and Deacon Travis Fernander, St. Matthew’s Social Outreach and St. Matthew’s Youth Ministry and many others.


Special Thanks to: Dr. Kevin Moss, Dr. Paul Ramphal, Dr. Charles Rahming, Dr. Delton Farquharson and staff, Staff of Doctors Hospital especially the third floor nurses, PCT’s and respiratory therapists, Staff of the Princess Margaret Hospital-Private Medical Ward.


In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations may be made to ST. MATTHEW’S ANGLICAN CHURCH SOCIAL OUTREACH. Please contact Valerie Smith at 324-7195.


There will be no Viewing


Arrangements are entrusted to Butlers’ Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Ernest and York Streets.

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