Memorial Service for Matriarch Beverley Farida Bain-Finley, age 75 years, of Bel Air Estates will be held on Thursday April 22nd 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Salem Union Baptist Church, Taylor Street, Nassau, The Bahamas. Officiating will be Pastor Heuter Rolle assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will be in Ebenezer Methodist Church Cemetery, Shirley Street, Nassau, The Bahamas.
Due to Government COVID-19 regulations attendance at the Service is restricted to Forty (40) family members.
Left to celebrate her life are: her Daughters: Christine Smith-Munroe and Donna Smith-Henderson-GIinton; Son: Stephen Finley, Adopted sons: Dr. Dane Bowe and Scott Godet. Grand-daughters; Shamsi Munroe, Britanni and Paige Finley; Grandsons; Vashaun and J. Drew Henderson, and Kenton Gibson-Finley: Great-Grandson: Xavier J. Henderson and Grand-Daughter-in-law: Rechea Henderson; Sisters: Marina Rolle, Pastor Valurine Bain-Pinder, Veronica Gaitor and Visna Bowe-Mackay. Brothers: Terry (Ernestine), The Very Rev’d Harry (Ann), Patrick, Warren (Yvonne) Bain, Nigel Bowe; Adopted Brother: Durogene (Shorty) Phanord. Nieces: Nadene and Heidi Rolle, Karen Delancy, Lisa, Tasnim and Kadijah Bain, Alaydice Ellis, Sharry and Shannell Bain, Aklia Ingraham and Paulette Lee. Nephews: Cecil (Vanessa) Smith, Aiden Burrows, Ty (Sole) Wells, Ainsworth Moxey, Torin Carter, Lamond Bain, Dedrick Pitter-Bain, Travaughn and Elon Bain, Chesley, Patrick, Linc and Dwayne Finley. Grandnieces: Dr. Noelle Rolle, Kiana, Sidney, Chenrisse, Aliana, Alisa, Snow, Nyiesha, Alexandria, Shirley, Maya and Donnay: Grandnephews: Alex, Kearje (Gabbriella), Caden, Cai, Stephen, Elijah, Hassan, and Ari. Sister-in-law: Merneva Finley. Adopted Grandchildren: Brian Moss, Matthew Moxey, Mericka, Kerry and Floyd Walker and Vaughn Burns. Godchildren: Jestina Bain, Monique Davis, Percy Rolle, Thelma Evans, Perry Strachan, Phillipa Farrington, Nathan Ward, Leondra Saunders, Sasha Adderley, Jaret Major, Lakeisha Pratt, Oneisha Finlayson and Perry.
Extended Family: Her beloved cousin Boycel and Sandra Moxey, Lasardo and Malvese Moxey, the children of the late Capt. Edgar Moxey, including Hattie, Jessica, Laverne, Corene, Ingrid, and Dr. Beverton Moxey and Dr. Donovan Moxey, Terrance Moxey and Rebecca Moxey. The children of the late Cedric Moxey including Floyd Moxey. The Children of the late Henrietta (Queen) Adderley, including Roosevelt Nixon. The children of the late Joyce and Janet Smith, including Eloise Smith and family and Jennifer Ellis. The children of the late Muriel, Charles and Leon Bain, including, Verlease Adderley, Yvette Bethel, Byron Bain, Marie Bain, and Karen Jarvis. The family of Janet (Nettie) Smith, childhood friend, and Henrietta Maycock. The family of the late Eula Toote, including Jacklyn Toote, Judy Toote, and Ramona Farquharson. Family of the late Irene McKinney, including Louie Hart and Collimae Ferguson, Rose Carson, the family of the late Grace Evans, including Elizabeth and Denham Stennett of Port Charlotte Florida, Frankiemae Evans, Olive Palacious, and Estella Thompson. Joan Bowe-McKay, Kenneth Bowe, Charles Mackay, Noelle Scott and family, Cleo Obeng and family, Oscar E. Munroe, Jeffrey C Henderson, Byron Glinton. Johnny Nixon, Franzella Roberts, Nellie McPhee, Annie Brown, Susan Nixon, Moses (Junior) Rolle, Rev’d. Dr. Adam and Margaret Brown, Margaret and Janeen Curtis, Pastor T. G. Morrison.
Special Friends: Ann Culmer and family, children of the late Julia Pierre, including Melekah. Wesley and Lucille Flowers and family, Rev’d. Cedric and Beverley Farquharson, Prescola Musgrove and family, Stephanie Ferguson and family, Miriam Emmanuel and family, Renee Hamilton and family, Denise Williams, Annabel Rolle, Celestine Eneas and family, Deacon Peter and Paula Jones, Albertha Knowles, Virginia Gray, Vernie Rolle, Alvin Rolle and family, Monsignor Simeon Roberts, Pastor Joseph Thompson and family, Bread of Life Church, Barbara Smith and family, Donna Demeritte and family, Walter Stewart and family, Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Bootle, Herbie Styles, Dossy Rolle and family, Rebecca Smith, Daisy Clarke, Mary Walker and family, Deidre Knowles and family, the family of the late Rev’d. Dr. Wellington Pinder, Elder Mavis Rolle and family, Shernet and Andika, Joan Colebrooke (caregiver), Calvin and Felice Wallace, Maxine Wallace and family, Alfred Decosta, Melissa, Doreen Marche and family, Hon. Hubert A. Ingraham (former Prime Minister of The Bahamas), Hon. T. Desmond Bannister, DPM., Capt. and staff of the MV Capt. C. Elizabeth Cumberbatch, Audley Bain, Pastor Heuter and Prescola Rolle and the family of Salem Baptist Church, especially Saunders House, Rev’d. Dr. C.W. Saunders and family, Rev’d. Dr. Baltron Bethel and family, Minister Gregory Bethel and family, Minister Lancaster Rolle and family, Brother Perry Rolle and family. Delores Springfield, Gloria Archer, Dorcas Sawyer, Cleveland and Lavern Duncombe, Stephanie Whitehead, St. Mary’s Union Baptist Church, Little Farmer’s Cay, Exuma, Kemp Road Union Baptist Church, The Communities of Farmer’s Cay, Black Point, and Staniel Cay, The Entire neighborhood of Turtle Drive and Bel-Air Estates, The FNM Carmichael Branch, The Management and Staff of the Straw Market Authority, The staff of Friendly Pharmacy. Special thanks to Dr. Raleigh Butler and Dr. Darron Halliday for their care and attention and the staff of Oncology at The Princess Margaret Hospital.
Beverley’s Neighbors: Mr. Hermis Pratt and family, Mrs. Nathlie Nairn and family, Ms. Diane Black and family, Mr. Melvin Johnson and family, Mr. and Mrs. Phil Cooper and family, Mr. Dencil Barr and family, Bonnie Rolle and family, Mrs. Miller and family, Mr. and Mrs. Burton and family.
Viewing for Beverley Farida Bain-Finley will be held (TODAY) Wednesday April 21, 2021,at Butlers’ Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Ernest and York Streets, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 1:30 p. m to 4:00p.m.
Current Emergency COVID-19 regulations are in effect. Social Distancing and Face Masks will be enforced.