Funeral service for Lucille Evelyn “Seal” Bethel, 68 yrs., a resident of Wemyss Bight, Eleuthera, will be held at Deliverance Faith Ministry, Wemyss Bight, Eleuthera, on Saturday, September 16, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. Officiating will be Bishop Earnest Sweeting, assisted by Bishop Bradley Ferguson. Interment follows in Wemyss Bight Public Cemetery, Eleuthera.
Left to cherish her loving memories are her:
Husband: Rupert Alvin Bethel Sr.
Four Daughters: Lashouna Brown, Bernique Johnson, Rubyann Martin and Tameka Culmer
Three Sons: Lamar Kemp, Bradley Brown Jr. And Livingston Culmer
Son-in-law: Garvanno Johnson
Adopted Sisters: Jaclyn Thompson and Doreen Wright
Brothers: Roscoe Thompson, McArthur Thompson
Adopted Mothers: Rubyann Nixon and Mother Ellen Mackey
Stepchildren: Samuel Bethel, Pearl Bethel, Natasha Mitchell, Lashanda, Taval, Chris, Rupert Jr., April and Lashan Bethel
Adopted Sons: Rashad Jolly, Marcus Strachan, Brandon Thompson
Adopted daughters: Shantia Hall, Nathalie Sweeting, Aretha Tynes, Evelyn McKinney, Stacy Butler, Moesha Smith, Debra Miller, Tanya Brown, Santeesha Stubbs, Lucille Butler, Grace Rolle, Kendera Miller, Charlamae Nixon, Prophetess Violet Thompson, Krystal Davis-Brown & Norma Cooper
15 Grandchildren: Dashone McKenzie, Tayshone McKenzie, Diondre Sweeting, Johnathan, Kenrick Martin, Macario Lockhart, Breama Eleusma, Brandon Dean III, Sandor Farrington, Akeelah Pierre, Garvanno Johnson Jr., Livingdra, Lvante, Laki and Lamika Culmer
God Children: Altischa Jolly and Alene McKinney
Nieces: Lakeva (Kirk Douglas), Rosemary (Johny Edgecombe), Sharlene (Montez Miller), Nickola (Hugh Antonio), Georgina Wright and Simone Sweeting
Nephews: Walton (Michella Hall, Melvin (Monique Sweeting), Arnold (Stacy Sweeting), Elvis (Faylean Sweeting), Calvin Sweeting and Glenroy Sweeting
Grand & Great Grand Nieces and Nephews: Leveka, Tatiyanna, Delano, Kirk Jr., Brianna, Corey, Alexander, Antonio, Bramae, Johnaleer, Romando, Jonnesha Edgecombe, Antonya, Arnold Jr., Danvant Sweeting, Alicia Andersn, Allandra Russell, Victoria Smith, Tyrone Curry, Roynique Stuart, Delano, Doquan, Quanieka, Kalin Wright, Kerria, Nardo, Nashan, Kimara Cambridge, Johnnae Victor, Melvin Jr., Melanie, Camron Sweeting, Jamie, Carolyn, Jameka, Richae, Roshad Jolly, Mitzy, Rashida, Rudolph Sweeting Jr., Melissa McKinney, Rudell, Otis Tynes Jr., Diondre McPhee, Onesha Tynes, Odesha Pierre, Naria, Moesha Maringique Mario Jr., Leary Sharess, Nickelo, Ashton, Ashley Laroda, Tisha Mills, Kelphebn Thurston, Brian Jr., Aqeela, Felicia, Branishka, Sherina, Branell Curtis, Lyvette, Tevi & Deshonte Thurston, Torreno Hall & Juvar
Cousins: Mildred Culmer, Gloria Pinder, Dr. Mavis Thompson, Eulamae Johnson, Ben (Constance Martin), Annamae Pinder, Harcourt (Nola Brown), Nola Rolle, Dena Hall, Desmond (Romaine Hall), Jim, Mack, Iva, Mary, Edith Hall, Melanie Smith, Lena Hall, Alana Clarke, Claudia Wilson, Eulease Thompson, Descendant of William & Mary Hall, Richard & Lizerene Hall, Joseph & Annie Hall, Rena Brown, Dodie Hall & Pastor Carnetta Ferguson
Numerous relatives & Friends including: Rudolph Sweeting, Bradley Brown, Mario Leary, Brian Romer, Bernadette Curry, Bernadette Johnson, Allison McQueen & family, Rev. Della Johnson & family, Bishop Daniel Nixon & family, Prophet Phillip Miller & family, Rev. Carl Nixon & family, the Wright family, Lena Sweeting, Georginna Laroda & family, Bridgette Mills & family, Veronica Culmer & family, Veronica Ferguson, Olga and Garvin Thompson & family, Kelsey Williams & family, Ms. Cherry & family, Bishop Earnest Sweeting, the entire community of Wemyss Bight, Waterford, Deep Creek, the Doctors and Nurses at Wemyss Bight Clinic, Dr. Sidney Smith and Dr. Zenna Friend & family.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte’s Funeral Home, Rock Sound, Eleuthera, on Friday from 4-7:00 p.m. & on Saturday at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time.