Funeral service for Donica Denise Thurston-Pickstock, 40 yrs., a resident of St. Vincent Road, will be held at The New Mount Zion Baptist Church, Blue Hill Road South, on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor Alfred Stewart, assisted by Pastor Theophilus Claridge & Pastor Cherece Evans. Interment follows in Lakeview memorial Gardens, John F. Kennedy Drive.
Memories will forever linger in the hearts of:
Husband: Allworth Mario Pickstock
Mother: Nathlee Beneby
Son: Marcian Pickstock
Daughter: Marea Pickstock and Courtney Deveaux (Adopted)
Sisters: Erica (Ronnie Charlton) Beneby, and Kendra (Francis) Newbold, Nursing Officer Janice Knowles, Dawn McCardy, Melissa Neymour, Effernette McKenzie, Sgt.2777 Davanda Davis, Shenique McKinney, Latoya, Talikah and Sharvonne Brice
Brother: Cordell Thurston
Nieces: Janeen and Jade Bethel Frantasia Newbold, Cordeisha Clarke, Alyssa Dean, Peyton Pickstock
Nephews: Johnathan Charlton, Cordero Newbold, Kaden Newbold, Octavian Pickstock
Aunts: Mitylene Johnson, Anne Andrews (Miami, FL) Sybil Johnson (Miami, FL), Grace Beneby, Evangelist Joann Ferguson, Carolyn Thompson, Sandra, Lorraine, Enamae, Ruth, Ginger, Lorraine, Dr. Joyous, and Janet Pickstock, Shavan Hanna, Cynthia, Florinda Pintard, Cynthia Hall, Sandra Williams, Patricia Bethel, Doreen Strachan, Shirley McPhee.
Uncles: Reverend Herschel Johnson (Miami, FL) Robert Beneby (Miami, FL), Haman Andrews (Miami, FL), Robert Thompson, Edgar (Yolanda), Peter (Adriana) and Edney Pickstock
Loving Godmother: Blanche Sands
Father In-Law: Allworth Pickstock Sr.
Mother In-Law: Mildred Pickstock
Grandmothers In-Law: Ms. Elaine Major and Emma Pickstock
Sister In-Law: Alyssia Pickstock
Brothers In-Law: Osborne, Sharazard, Julius (Angelaine Pickstock), and Alexander Butler
Cousins: Warrick Andrews, Lucille and Roger Toote, Winston Knowles, Charles Cartwright, Antonio Knowles, Dwayne, Dwight, Dario, David Beneby Jr., Princess, Anna and Arnette Ferguson, Diane, Prince, Latoya Griffin, Tyka and Shatina, Roosevelt, Janae, Shadwick, Tristan, Basil Jr, Candy Jolly, Chris Isaacs, Sabrina, Alyson and Morgan, Brandon Forbes, Jason Haynes
Godchildren: Nicholas Lightbourne, Anisha Cargill, Devonte Kerr, Sharad and Taliah Bowe, Jaylin Forbes, De’miah and De’mari, Cierra and Trey Russell
Other Relatives and Friends: Pastor and Mrs. Alfred Stewart and The New Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Management and staff of Foresight Security, Town Center Mall, Friendly Pharmacy, Airport Authority Security, Bahamas Law Enforcement Credit Union, Triple D’s Catering, The entire Royal Bahamas Police Force, Children of the late Sheva Johnson, Shavon Brice and Family, Lee Garcia and Family, Leona Sturrup and family , the late David Beneby Sr. and Family, Nadia and Natasha, Roberto/Thelma Kerr and Family, Miriam McKenzie and Family, Arnold Newbold and Family, Keishell Higgs and Family, Georgina, Louise Newbold and Family, Gregory Newbold and Family (New York), George Kelly and Family, Donald Lotmore and Family, Atwell and Florinda Pinder and Family, Edgar Cynthia Hall Family, Ronald Major and Family, Patricia Bethel and Family, Cynthia and Brensil Rolle and Family, NCA School, Prince Williams Sr. High, SKS Karate School, Ryan Johnson and Family, A.F Adderley Class of 96’, Melissa Neymour and Family, Jennifer Haynes and Family, Kenneth Johnson and Family, Reginald Johnson and Family, Blanche Sands and Family, Bradley Sands and Family, Dennis Lockhart and Family, The Major Family, Viona Greenslade and Family, Deacon, Greeters and Women’s Board, Junior Achievement Family, The Beneby Family, Caroline Thompson and Family, Bishop Lockward Deleveaux, Lovely Bay Association, Diane Johnson and Family, Anna Ferguson and Family, Omack Tireshop, Princess Ferguson and Family, Sands Family, Andrea Laing-Roberts and Family, Evangelist Tom Roberts and Family, Diane/Mario Bowleg and Family, Sheca Ferguson and Family, Shamara Edgecombe and Family, Sherry Sweeting and Family, Shanika Mortimer and Family, Cordero Bonamy and Family, Dr. Gabriel Domenech & the 21st Oncology Team, Dr. Elizabeth Tan-Chiu, Dr. Margo Munroe, Gloria, Sherry, Mildred (Dr. Chou) & family, Javon Roberts, McKenzie family, Nicole Leary and Family, Tamika Poitier and Family, Corporal Danny Wright and Family, The Wright Dress, Sean Ray Jennings and Family, Philip Simon-Chairman, Board of Directors of Junior Achievement Bahamas, Past & Present Advisors, Center Managers, Alum and Achievers, The Bamboo Town Community, Tracy Jones and Family, Mr. James Thompson and Family, Temple Missionary Baptist Church Miami, FL, Benjamin/ Annie Rolle and Family, Shirley, Doreen and Family, Melva Kemp and Family, Leon and Patrona Charlton, Sabrina Deleveaux and Family, Keylisa Thompson and Family, Frances Jones and Family, Margaret Emmanuel and Family, Pastor Cherice Evans, Richardette Armbrister and Family, Jeremy Hutchinson and family, Marie Maycock and family, Shanette Ferguson and family, Cranston Evans and Family, Don Lightbourne and family, Brent Burrows and family, Deaconess Alice Rolle and family, JD & Ian Stewart, Don Mccardy and family, Regina Sands and Family, Travis Sweeting and family, Keishan Evans, Aranah Lloyd, Nicquel Minns and Family, Eric Beneby and Family, Georgie Mortimer and many others too numerous to mention.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte’s Funeral Home, Market Street, from 12-6:00 p.m. on Friday & on Saturday at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time.