Funeral service for Gertrude Elizabeth “Grammy” Young, 86 yrs., a resident of Mermaid Blvd. West & formerly of Mayaguana, will be held at Wesley Methodist Church (NCCA) Malcolm Road, on Friday, January 7, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Bishop Theophilus N. Rolle, Rev. Emily A. Demeritte & Dr. Andrew Hunter. Interment follows in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F. Kennedy Drive.
Cherished memories will forever linger in the heart’s of Gertrude’s loving: Children: Gloria, Carolyn, Vivia, Michael Young (Louise),Tessa Nottage, William Young, Joan Rolle (Fairbourne), Dorothy Bain, Sharon, Marilyn, Reynold Young (Alicia), Evangelist Lincoln Young (Martha), Tanya, Donica Young and Tamika Young-Tufi Grandchildren: Dr. Tonya Roker-Davis (Trevor), Tamara Young, Ricardo Richardson (Candice), Jermaine Richardson (Karen), Mario, Michael Jr., Ahmad Young, Antoine Archer, McKethan, Mitesha Nottage, Teschandrel Bruney (Corey), Nakia Rahming (Hilton), Cara Armbrister (Ulric), Benson Young (Latonya), Lashadra Ferguson, Lizette Stubbs, Lyndia Moxey (Reko), Desrick Rolle, Keiran Bain, Kyron, Kristen Miller, Waynette Brown (Geno), Taurel Sawyer, Marcus Allen, Jeffrey Sands Jr.,Brian Jr., Chabria Young, Brianka Oliver, Reynaldo, Khadijah, Savanna, Mason Young, Janelle Northcut, Javon Oliver, Raheem Tufi, Valtinique Jacobs (Isaiah), Akeem Young-Tufi and Danise Moss; Great Grandchildren: Tristan, Travis, Taylor, Raven, Zion, Shanquell, Kennon, McKai, Adonis, Jamilan,Tahj, Blake, Micah, Ebony, Hilton Jr., Nathaniel, Nathan, Ulrica, Rickia, Brenae, Benson Jr., Cyrus, Valencia, Jayden, Desrinai, Desricka, Fabian Jr., Janae, Taurel Jr., Rodnisha, Samiyah, Skai, Labria, Labrano and Briell Great Great Grandchild: Chania Sisters-In-Law: Betty Young, Veronica Smith, Evelyn Williams and Margaret Swann Nieces: Jestina Virgil, Jane Rolle, Emerald Butler, Alice Charlton, Debbie Young, Christine Rahming and The Late Cisco Smith Nephews: Rev’d Arthur Charlton, Malford, William, Ulric, Prince, Jeffrey, Perry, Christopher Charlton, Rickey Smith, Sean, Eric and Rev’d Ulric Smith Jr., Bernard, Bradley, Charles, Rev. Lynden Young, Sharad Young, Farouk Farrington Special Cousins: The Families of: Melvina Gardiner, Jane Bain, McDonald Penn, Peggy Swann, Dorothy Lightbourne, Jeffrey Wood, Sharon Major, Lawrence Llyod, Merlene Woodside, Helen Johnson, Betty Knowles, Merlene Woodside, Judy Alleyne, Families of the Late: William Swann, George Swann, Ben Saunders, Elaine Arnette, Madge Williams, Brenda Saunders Ruth Davis, and Jane Poitier Special Mention: Bishop Theophilus N. Rolle, Rev. Emily Demerritte and the Heritage of Redeeming Love Church Family, Deborah Barry & Family, Rev. Philip Stubbs & The St. Michael’s Church Family, Pastor Valentino & Cleopatra Williams & Life Changers Ministries International Church Family, Church of Christ, Rock Sound Eleuthera & Church Family Other Family & Friends: Jeffrey Sands Sr., Joanne Poitier & Family, Gladys Miller & Family, Sharon Smith, Keno Thurston, Ashley Seymour, Justina Ferguson, Barbara Kpassou, Pastor Geoffrey Wood, PWH Class of 1977, The Families Of: Julia Thompson, Ella Young, The Late Rosalie Miller, Evelyn Bain, Betty Ramsey, Carmen Smith, Willamae Scott, The Watkins, The Archers, The Thompsons, The Wilsons, The Clarkes, The Ingrahams, The Francis, The Isaacs, The Meadows, Elsie Adderley, The Entire Myrton Ave, Golden Gates & Farrington Road Communities & other relatives & friends too numerous to mention. Special Acknowledgments: Dr. Susan Lockhart, Nurse Wallace & The Female Medical II Staff, PMH A&E Staff.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte’s Funeral Home, Market Street from 10-5:00 p.m. on Thursday.