Funeral Service for MATRIARCH ERMA ROLLE, “SISTER ERMA”, age 89 years of Mt. Thompson, Exuma, who died on Friday January 17th, 2020 will be held on Saturday, February 1st, at 11:00am at Mt. Hermon Union Baptist Church, Mt. Thompson, Exuma. Officiating will be Rev’d Kendall McKenzie, assisted by Rev’d Lynden Clarke and Other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in Mt. Thompson Public Cemetery.
Sister Erma was predeceased by her Parents Jasper Ferguson and Zethlyn Rolle, and her Son Eric Rolle.
Precious memories will linger in the hearts of her five (5) Daughters: Marylee and Brenda Rolle, Deldetha Ewing, Kuala Campbell and Harriette Thompson; One (1) Son: Alfred Rolle; Four (4) Adopted Children: Ricardo and Ingrid Newbold, Deidonne Dorce and Karen Smith; Grandchildren: Mark (5 kids), Porsha and Greg Senior, Alastacia and Harold Gardiner, Samantha and Angelo Cartwright, Sheneka and Alfred Nixon Sr, Keeno, Tanya, Charrah and Demiko Rolle Sr., Cordero Barr, Yesha and Huden Cox Sr., Larone Sr., Derone, Ryan, Lavar Rolle, Gordon Jr., R’Ceino, Gordia, LeeErma, DeAvanti Ewing, Murnisha, Kashulia, Rufus Bain Jr., Kervisa and Cliniqua Rolle, Lukiea Innocent, Keshann Ferguson, Alliah and Alvarez Thompson, Miriam and Japheth Hamilton, Willet Anderson, Iania Smith; Great Grandchildren: Ja’Liyah Anderson, Ke-ante’ McPhee, Demiko Jr., Denika and Khylie Rolle, Ketaleya, Laylah and Larone Rolle Jr., Genesys, Natikko, Theo Jr., Carter, Jaden, Kemron, Greganique, Johniesha, Cushanna, Derone Jr., Tyreke, Ryiel, Ry’Jae, Harmony and Huden Jr., Devanta and A’miyah Gardiner, Mikayla and Mikelle Cartwright and Alfred Jr.; Daughter-in-law: Corletta Rolle; Sons-in-law: Alvarez Thompson and Rhoan Campbell; Sisters: Valerie, Bethsheba, Patsy and Demris Ferguson, and Rose Taylor; Brothers: Charles, Clyde and Jeptha Ferguson, and Daniel Taylor; Sisters-in-law: Tency and Loran Ferguson; Pastor and Family Friend: Kendall and Juanita McKenzie & Rhema Kingdom Ministry Family; God Children: Commissioner of Police Anthony Ferguson, Philippa Barr and Richard Wright Jr.; Nieces: Samantha, Katurah, Sharine, Prenell, Paula, Estlyn, Christine, Leanie, Bianca, Brenell, Celena, Pamela, Malinda, Mildred, Mosetta, Mosine, Shavonder, Shequita, Demara, Petrah, Sharell, Gaynell, Kendra, Udena, Romeka and Jepthanique; Nephews: Franklyn, Gregory, Administrator Ivan Ferguson, Clive, David, Leehenza, Bradley, Godfrey, Brian, Marvin, Reynaldo, Franklin, Baldwin, Cardrin, Don, Shavaldez, Tracy Jr., Jeptha Jr., Tyler, Jason, James, McGregor, Lloyd, Kendrick and Keno; Relatives and Special Friends: Maria Ferguson, Patricia Wilson, Amelia Bowe, Janet Francina, Nathalie, Wenzil Bowe, Karen Adderley, Bernadette, Roselin, Anthony Gibbs, Patricia and Jenny Humes, Mary Dames, Lovie Clarke, The Bodie Family, Marina Burrows & Family, Rhonda Pratt, Kendle Burrows, Naomi Rolle & Family, Elizabeth Bullard & Family, Althea Ferguson & Family, Ivamae Ferguson & Family, Rebecca Munnings & Family, Christina Robinson & Family, Christopher Ferguson & Family, Sabbletha Rolle & Family, Susie and Frank, The entire Humes Family, Descendants of South Side, The Mt. Thompson & Forest Community, The McKenzie Family (Stuart Manor), The Rolle Family of (Curtis, Exuma), and a host of other relatives too numerous to mention.
Viewing will be held at Clarke’s Funeral Home & Crematorium on East West Highway on Thursday, January 30th, from 10:00am to 5:00pm and on Friday, January 31st, from 3:00pm at Mt. Hermon Union Baptist Church, Mt. Thompson, Exuma until service time.