A Private Graveside Service for the late Former Member of Parliament and Former Speaker of the House of Assembly, Hon. James Oswald Ingraham. J.P, aged 83, of Tarpum Bay, Eleuthera, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 12th 2020 at Ingraham’s Memorial Garden, Tarpum Bay, Eleuthera. Officiating will be Elder Francis M. Carey assisted by Deacon Reuben Goodman.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, attendance is limited.
Left to mourn his passing, celebrate his life and cherish his memories are His wife of 63 years: Marie Ingraham; Daughters: Wandy (Rodney) Cleare, Jacquelin (Andre) McCartney, Velma (Michael) Dorsett, Yvonne & Theresa Ingraham, and Lisa Fernander; Sons: Terry (Danette) Ingraham, Wayne (Regina) Ingraham, and Dwight Ingraham; Sister: Annie (Thomas) Mingo; Sister-in-laws: Vera Ingraham, Dorothy Smith, Ethel Knowles, Gladys (Cecil) Longley, Margaret (Minard) Smith, Mary Culmer and Edith McClain; Brother-in-laws: James Smith and Mr. & Mrs. Frank Bethel; Grand Children: Nicole & Dr. Yasmine Ingraham, Kristy (David) Cartwright, Rodney Jr. & Eboni Cleare, Andre Jr. (Crashoul) McCartney, Allice (Gregory Jr.) Saunders, Michael Jr. (Gabriel) Dorsett, Melizza Dorsett, Marinda (Leslie) Cartwright, Wayne Jr., Rolanda, Hannah, Selena & Shayne Ingraham, Dwinique, Savannah, Sasha & Dwinaj Ingraham, Tasma, Terianna, Brittney & Brandon; Great-Grand Children: Andrea & Andre III McCartney, Michai, Michaela, & Michael III Dorsett, Cali & Cailyn Saunders, Bryson Ingraham, Liam, David III, & Erin Cartwright; Numerous Nieces & Nephews and their families including: George (Pearl) Edwards, Lourine Morley, Paula (Thomas) Sands, Marion Joan Horton, Harold (Portia) Rolle, Faye (Arnold) Pinder, Sherry Cooper, Crystal (Osborne) Pinder, Brenda (Andrew) Knowles, Eris Jr., Marion, Philip, Phillipa, and Robert Ingraham, Michelle (Shervin) Fernander, Tony (Kencene) Mingo, Calvin (Alisa) Mingo, Pamela (Parish) Armaly, Glen (Helena) Edwards, Jason (Vernatta) Edwards, Jewel Edwards, David (Sterlene) Morley, Kathy Morley, Ferne (Ed ) Scott, Kenneth (Sharon) Morley, Hervis, Sam, Keno & Kendric Cartwright, Karen Smith, Melanie Godet, Sherrece (Anton) Saunders, Therese (Kevin) Hudson, Thomas(Lakeisha) Sands, Rosey (Spense) Thompson, Patricia (Greg) Davis, Sheree Cooper, Gary (Marsha) Cooper, Royal (Brenda) Cooper, Jeanette (Raymond) Lawson, James, Royal & Alfonza Smith, Clara (Ivan) McPhee, Cleveland (Cheryl) Knowles, William (Betty) Knowles, Loletta (Alvy) Penn, Anderson, Freddie, & Talmage Knowles, Loretta (Kermit) Mackey, Gerena (Alvin) Albury, Jeanette Butler & family, Mark, Ron & Darvin culmer, Dorothy (Ted) Miller, Ellen (Anthony) McKenzie, Marvin (Tiffany) Bethel, Ricky, Mr. & Mrs. Thornton Bethel, Lorna (Ricardo) Rolle, Sean (Lavette) Longley, Sheldon Longley, Bonnie (Omar) Turnquest, Neita (Dominic) Turnquest, Tanya Morris, Thomasine Smith, Taneil (Jamel)Roberts, Tekulve, Tyson, Toriano Smith, Monique McClain, Indiana & Family, Sanjay & Reon McClain, Casey & Cassie Meadows; Many other relatives & friends and their families including: Evangelist Tom(Lisa) Roberts, Evangelist Rex major, Evangelist David Cartwright, Evangelist Marcel (Leila) Lightbourne, Evangelist Hartley (Maria) Thompson, Evangelist Robin (Myra) Weatherford, Evangelist Frank Perry, Brother Freddy (Lucy) Pinder, Brother Francis (Betty) Carey J.P & President of Association of Brethren, Pastor Rodrick (Veronica) Rolle, Pastor Perry (Marjorie) Wallace, Pastor James (Janet) Shearer, Father James Moultrie & Mrs. Moultrie, Mr. Dewitt & Pastor Remelda Carey, Mr. Theodore Kinky (Helen) Allen, Brother Branville (Debbie) Nottage, Bishop Daniel Nixon, Reverend & Mrs. Carl Nixon, Brother Derek (Judy) Eldon, Brother Al McCartney, Brother Arnold (Mary) McCartney, Brother Barton Duncanson, Brother Charles (Angela) Wallace, Brother Hartley (Indira) Rolle, Brother Ted (Cyntia) Thompson, Sister Dot McCartney, Sister Sheila McCartney, Sister Vanderlene (James) Hunt, Brother Reuben (Denise) Goodman, Brother Sam (Olivia) Brown, Sister Pricilla Clarke, the Brown, McCartney, Carey, Knowles, Goodman & Sands families. Former Governor General Lady Margaret Pindling, Former Prime Minister Hon. Perry Gladstone (Bernadette) Christie, Hon. Philip (Brave) Davis & Mrs. Davis, Hon. Chester Cooper & Mrs. Glenys Hanna Martin, Chairman of PLP Mr. Fred Mitchell, Mr. & Mrs. Hank Johnson, Hon. & Mrs. Phillip (Yvonne) Bethel, Bro. Lucine (Alma) Mingo, Mr. Fredrick Mingo, Mr. Butch Johnson, Mr. & Mrs. Martin Munroe, Mr. & Mrs. Breon (Eleanor) Leary, Mr. & Mrs. Tony (Ida) Symonette, Mr. & Mrs. Eugene (Margaret) Carey, Mr. & Mrs. John (Christine) Carey, Mrs. Claudia Sands & Family, Mrs. Cynthia Gibson, Mr. & Mrs. Charles Rolle, Mr. & Mrs. Hilbert Rchards, Richan Johnson, Ashley Taylor, Abriah Watson, Margo McCartney Mr. Trey Arnette, Mr. Phillip McPhee, The Fernander, Griffin, Burrows, Leary, Richards & Deal families, Assemblies of Brethren in the Bahamas, members of Ebenezer Gospel Chapel, Believers Gospel Chapel & Freeport Gospel Chapel, and the entire community of Tarpum Bay and South Eleuthera; Special thanks to: Dr. Yasmine Ingraham, Dr. Farquarson, Dr. Smith, Dr. Moss, Sis. Andrea Nottage, the nurses and staff on the private medical and surgical wards at the Princess Margaret Hospital and a host of other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
If by chance I failed to acknowledge you, or did not include your name in this obituary, I am sorry. It was not intentional.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects on Thursday December 10th at the House of Assembly from 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m. and on Friday December 11th at Ebenezer Gospel Chapel, Tarpum Bay, Eleuthera from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.