Funeral service for Louris (Deloris) Ann Lightbourn, 92 yrs., a resident of Coconut Grove & formerly of Whitby, Turks Island, will be held at Bethel Baptist Church, Meeting Street, on Monday, January 6, 202 at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Pastor Timothy Stewart, assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment follows in the Church’s Cemetery.
Fond memories are held by: Daughter: Beverley Rolle and husband, Alvin Rolle, Grandsons: Raymond (Lauren) Kongwa, Damien, David, Drew, Donte, Dennie, and Danzel Rolle. Great granddaughters: London Rolle and Belle Elizabeth Kongwa. Sister: Minister Roselyn Swann. Nieces: Yvonne McGee, Cynthia (Alfred) Taylor, Lera (Laurence) Smith, Rosetta (Charles) Robinson, Jessica (Zin) Hawkins, Francene (Edward) Virgil. Nephews: Perry (Stephanie) Lightbourn, Timothy (Linda) Lightbourn, Jr., Llewellyn (Rev. Roslyn) Astwood, Bishop Ghaly (Angela) Swann, Deacon Joseph (Mary) Swann, Jr., Michael (Lillisbelle), George (Sharon) Swann, Rufus (Dorothy) Swann, and Melvin (Sophie) Swann. Grand-nieces: Denise, Trina, Lisa, and Lawanda (Ernest) Demeritte, Kymra Robinson, Annka (Devaughn) O’Brien, Miquelle (Jamal) Nairn, Le’Keisha (Henry) Terrell, Amber Wilson Forbes, Ghalysa, Athalia, Melissa, Megan and Allie Swann, Edneka Virgil, and Chaunua Taylor. Grand-nephews: Ghaly (Natasha) Swann, Angelo, Joseph, and Joshua Swann, Llewellyn Jr. (wife), Laron and Lamont Astwood, Trent Demeritte, Anthony Joseph, Terrance and Javaughn Taylor. Numerous Great Grand-nieces and Great Grand-nephews. Cousins: Cynthia Swann, Matred Gardiner, Gertrude, Karen, Abigail, Leo Missick, Rupert and Millard Missick, Pastor Leroy Lightbourn, Sidney Outten, Esther, Rhoda Mortimer, Annamae, Geneva, Enid Armbrister, Janet, Tony Smith, The children of the late: George and Ilene Astwood, Robert Missick, and Emmanuel Missick; George, Dennis, Jeffrey, Isula, and Beatrice Henfield, Anthony Gardiner, Carolee Wilson, Lorraine Cartwright, Violet Delancy, Errol and Shirley Holmes and family, Cassandra Gardiner, Armeta Saunders, Monica Delancy, Joel, Walter, Joshua, Charles, Jerome and John T. Missick, LaCrecia, Rogjette and Erin Swain, Ethlee and Lemelle Wilson, Sonny and Grosley Walkine, Emerald Lightbourn, Abigail Bethel, Jeffrey Williams, Mario, Neil, Patrice and Brendon Duncombe; Godchild: Joanne; Special friends: Heather Wood Fowler, Mary Knowles and Eulene Johnson; Dr. Manning and staff at Doctors’ Hospital; Rev’d. Dr. Timothy Stewart and the family of the Bethel Baptist Church; The Laing and Bartlette Families of Grand Bahama, The late Martin Luther and Almira Rolle Family, The Gottlieb Family, Prince Lock and Key, Management and staff of Demeritte’s Funeral Home and Credit Suisse Bank, Descendants of Whitby, North Caicos, the Rolle Family and the Berry Islands Communities.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte’s Funeral Home, Market Street, from 9-4:00 p.m. on Saturday & at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until service time.