Funeral service for Matriarch Sister Dorothea Eileen Bullard-Butler, 83 yrs., a resident of #613 Cotton Wood Street, Pinewood Gardens and formally #8 Weir Corner off Blue Hill Road, will be held at: Salem Union Baptist Church, Taylor Street on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:00am. Officiating: Rev’d Heuter B. Rolle, assisted by other Ministers. Interment: Eastern Cemetery, Dowdeswell Street.
She was predeceased by her PARENTS: Christopher & Miriam Bullard, TWO SONS: Keith & Vernon Butler, STEPSON: Jerome Butler, THREE SISTERS: Janet Bullard, Patricia Bullard, Lorraine Bullard-Newbold.
Precious Memories will forever linger in the hearts of her
HUSBAND OF SIXTY THREE YEARS: William “Willie” Butler
THREE DAUGHTERS: Denise & Zina Butler, Willameta Bullard (Larry)
THREE STEP DAUGHTERS: Antoinette & Deborah Butler, Diane Hopkins
ONE SISTER: Beryl Clarke
ONE SON INLAW: Larry Bullard
ELEVEN GRANDCHILDREN: Tameka Pratt, Kaynell Butler-Paul (Christopher), Vernica Butler, Vernon Butler Jr. (Alexandria), Verkeisha Butler, Deangelo Butler (Lakeisha) of Tampa, FL, De’Chan Hall, Keith Butler Jr. (Brunise) of Miami, Kerah Butler, Ethan Charlton (Charlotte Town, Prince Edward Island, Canada),
GREAT GRAND CHILDREN: Christopher Paul Jr., Saekwon Brown of Toronto Canada, Kenny Reckley Jr, Kristalee Newbold, Logan Jones, Deangelo Jr., Kamini & Kahalani Butler of Tampa, FL, Deano, Adrian & Alina Butler & Kamari Hamilton of Miami, FL, Attai, Royce, Kendyle Lightbourne, Adam Smith,
NIECES & NEPHEWS: Gwyneth & Donald Barr & children, Stephanie Forbes & children, Daphnie Huyler & children, Patrick Huyler, Timothy Newbold & Children Lisa Davis, Kenneth & Margarita Wilson & children, William Clarke & children, Maria Thompson & children, Whitfield Woodside & children, Kevin, Higgs, Shone Higgs & Children, Lowell Huyler & children, Nicholas Huyler & children, Bernard Huyler, Lavern Bostwick & children, Tina Knowles, Linda & Santana Dagama & children, Clarence Higgs & children, Dericka Higgs & children, Derick & Jackie Higgs & children, Charles & children, Clarence Higgs Jr. & Prince Moss,
ONE ADOPTED SON: Fritz Stuart (Oralie)
ADOPTED GRAND CHILDREN: Toya Conyers, Scarlett Taylor, Dominick Humes, Takerie Brown
TWO DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW: Helena Butler & Deborah Butler
FOUR SISTERS-IN-LAW AND THEIR SPOUSES: Dorothy (William) Godet, Eloise (Ulric) Johnson, Eleanor & Elaine Butler, Jenny Edwards
ONE BROTHER-LAW: Carl Butler
GODCHILDREN: Ian Williamson & Scarlett Taylor
NUMEROUS COUSINS INCLUDING: Rev. Hector Smith of Miami Fl., Mary Johnson, John Morley, Douglas Morley of Miami Fl., Frederick (Wendy) Morley, Elaine Bullard-Butler Paul, Sylvia Stubbs, Silas & Harrison Bullard, Stanley & Sue Ranger & Family, Cheryl Ranger & Family, Anatol Bullard-Green, Mary Ferguson & Family, Effie Evans Family, Elaine & Pam Bullard, Garfield Bullard & Family, Evangelist Marilyn Ingraham & Family, Joshua Sears & Family, Anthony Foster & Family, Charlie McKinney & Family, Mel Jennings & Family, Yvonne, Robert, Penny, Shawn, Zetta, the Clarke, Bullard and Barr Families.
Family of the late: Hubert Smith, Family of the late Cecil Smith, Family of the late, Cecelia Gray & Wilfred Smith & Family, Carrie Lightbourn & Family, Mildred Turnquest & Family, Anthony Smith & Family, Ruth Cash & Family, Frank Morley, Edward Fritzgerald & Family, Doris Sturrup, Ruth Cash & Family, Claudette Lundy & Family, Ruben Cooper & Family, Wellington Bullard & Alfred Bullard & Family, Leo Duncombe & Family, Lydia Bullard John, Jenny and Florence Bullard,
SEATON’S CLUB MEMBERS: Sandra Campbell & Family, Mary Davis & Family, Varian Woodside & Family, Gwen Turner, Shirley Sands, Sheila Barnett, Pat Peterson, Ena Rolle, Dorie Yearwood, Alma Thompson, Carnetta Clark, Ingrid Bennons, Jenny Hinsey,
FRIENDS AND OTHER RELATIVES: Rev. Dr. Charles Saunders, Pastor Heuter & Precola Rolle, Sir Baltron & Helen Bethel, Rev. Cedric & Beverly Farquharson, Rev. Edris Bowe, Min. Lancaster Rolle, Min. Gregory Bethel, Yvonne Bethell & Family, Dorothy Glass & Family, Paulette Walker & Family, Melony Thompson & Family, Julie Smith & Family, Sis Miriam Roker, Sis. Agnes Edgecombe & Family, Ena Gittens & Family, Firstina Gibson, Curlean Clark, Vera Rolle, Evangelist Nathalie Taylor, Lauria Lewis , Rosemary Clark Smith, Wellington Forbes, Janet Newbold & Family, Dr. Ruth Gardiner & Family, Mrs. Verna Jennings & Family, Roger & Queenie Demeritte, Louise Pople, Eurick Dean & Family, Joseph Cumberbatch & Family, Maritha Smith & Family, Audrey, Florinda, Vangy, Edna, Matthew & Mark, Stanley Pratt & Family, Christine Barr & Family, Val Maura, Kelcine Hamilton, Kirk, Philip, James and Thomas Smith, Betsy Gibson, Rosemary & Sidney Wilson & Family, Bishop Carrington & Rev Sabrina Pinder, Patricia Ingraham, Maria Ferguson, Preatta Burnside, McDonald & Beverly Deveaux, Doris McFall & Family, Rev. Charles & Lavern Rolle & Family, Eleanor Newbold & Family, Benard Davis, Basil Huyler, Dorothy Sands & Family, Leonardo Jones, Harold & Tamara Brown, Jeffery Smith, Krishina Newbold, Joyce Bowleg & Klassy Kuts Hair Salon Employees, Dave Thurston & Family, Chann Hall, Reggie & Lillian Charlton, Denise, Alexis & Mark Dean & Family, George & Elder Yvonne Deveaux, Maggie, Ann, Alfred, Rose, Lewellyn, Tyrone, Wellington, Jackie, Wilamae & Duggie, Carolyn, Francina Taylor & Family, Jouitte, Lorna, Janice, Henry & Family, Freda Armbrister & Family, Vernita Thompson, Karen Pinder, Gina Pinder & Family, Michael “Sabata” Carroll, Kingsley Clarke, Bernadette Clarke, Gregory Clarke, Mercilee Goddie Dimples” McQuay & Family. Dr. Eugene Gray, Rev. Oral & Myrtle Rolle, Theodore King & family, Carl & Thelma Smith, Ramsey, Marva Smith, Frank & Tina Rahming, Wallace family, Elks Excelcior Temple #37, The Salvation Army Meadow Street Family, The Bain & Grants Town Over the Hill Senior Citizen Group, Coutts & Co Family, The American Eagle Airline Crew, LPIA Family & Crew, The Bahamas National Baptist Women’s Convention Family, The Atlantis Casino Slots Dept, Petro Distributors & Maintenance Service, Salem Union Baptist Church Family, Salem’s Women In Ministry, Wesley Methodist Church Family, Fidelity Bank, Bank Of the Bahamas, PKF Chartered Accountants, the entire Blue Hill Road, Hospital Lane & Martin Street Families and many others too numerous to mention.
(The family humbly apologizes for any names that were not mentioned.)
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte’s Funeral Home, Market Street, from 12-6:00 p.m. on Friday &on Saturday at the church from 9:00 a.m. until service time.