Funeral service for Melva Pearline Flowers, 70 yrs., a resident of Butler Street, Nassau Village & formerly of Stevenson, Cat Island, will be held at New Bethlehem Baptist Church, #27 Independence Drive, on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Tyrone Laing, assisted by Apostle Dr. Julian Johnson, Elder Cora McPhee, Minister Glenroy Bodie, Deacon Oral Ambrose & Evangelist Patsy Fawkes. Interment follows in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Her survivors include:
Her children: Larry Strachan, Freddie Flowers Jr., Tiffany Flowers, Julius Flowers and Sheena Flowers Armbrister.
Adopted Son: Jae Emmanuel.
Adopted daughter: Mycalah Stuart.
GrandChildren: Lareka Strachan, O’Bryan Lloyd, Jamie Emmanuel, Melvinique Gibson, Baronique, Olivia and Baron Deal Jr.; and Gabriel Armbrister.
Great Grandson: O’Bryan Lloyd Jr.
Siblings: Robert Wilson (Fort Pierce, Fla.), Zipporah Wilson Rawlings (Miami, Fla.), Miriam Wilson-Stuart, Gloria Jennings, Caleb Wilson (Grand Bahama), Joshua Wilson, Aaron Wilson, Mary Jane Wilson-Moss, Moses Wilson (Grand Bahama), Marina “Marie” Hepburn Wilson (Stevenson), and Andrew Hepburn.
Uncle and Aunt: Luther “Happy Day” Humes and Katherine Humes
Son in law: Angelo Armbrister.
Daughter-in-law: Houstina Rolle.
Sisters and Brothers in law: Lillian Wilson, Carol Wilson, Cora Wilson, Judy Hepburn, Lorene, Willamae and Helen Flowers; and Wakney Thomas Moss
Nieces and Nephews including (but not limited to): Isabelle Wilson, Monica Harris, Robert Wilson Jr., Christine Wilson, Rick Wilson, Patrice Jefferson, Theresa Stuart, Judith Stuart-Henfield, Valentino Stuart, Ethilda Stuart Henfield, Nursing Officer 2 Elaine M Stuart, Philippa Stuart-Miller, Joyann Stuart-Hield, Marcia Stuart, Ryan Stuart, Caleb Wilson Jr., Berlinda Wilson, Jason Wilson, Marquita Whyms, Zena Wilson, Area Wilson, Jayward Wilson, Gia, Jayvanda , Jayvonia Wilson, Joshwill Wilson, Keisha Davis, Indira Wilson, Aaron Wilson Jr., Travis Wilson, Akeem Wilson, Vanessa Wilson, Adrianna Wilson, Ashanti Wilson(Italy); Wendy Moss, Denver Moss, Tracey (Nell) Moss-Deveaux, Crystal (Peaches) McPhee-Clarke, Motesia Wilson, Alexio Wilson, Janicka Wilson, Sherita, Krystal (Sue), Latoya and Anthony Wilson, Angelica Miller, Erin Johnson, Davrion, Alisha and Alexzandria Henfield, David Collie Jr., Ronnique Johnson, Bryanne Mackey, Brittney, Jabari and Jelani Stuart, Taeyon and Justin Deveaux, Philip and Tyler Miller, Denver Moss Jr., Thomas Rolle, Sarah Schiedecker, Jayden, Daevon and Leanna Moss, Ryan Zuri, Brenae, Briann, Aarianna and R’Niah Stuart, Cameron Thurston, Jasmyne Burrows, Keandre Wilson and Jadena Wells.
A hosts of other relatives and friends including (but not limited to): Ophelia Hanchell, Lemond Gordon, Lloyd Gordon and family, Edmund, Joseph, Andrew and Oneil Gordon, Godfrey and Freda McCoy, Inez, Edna and Carmen Dorsett, Natalie Dorsett, Karen, Anthony, Charlton, and Garrison Nottage, Petrona Adderley, Maria Saunders, Kirk Miller, Children of Luther “Happy Day” Humes, Beryl Duncombe and family, Rosheva Hepburn and family, Clifton Hepburn and family, Miriam Brown, Hazel Hepburn, “Maggie”, Mary Gandy and Family (Fort Pierce, Fla), Bannister and Poitier families of Cat Island, Children of the late Fredrick, Edgar and Terrecita Poitier, Children of the late Mable Gordon Stubbs and Naomi Gordon, Andrea Bethel, Mabel Farquharson and family, Children of the late Joel Smith, Marjorie Brown and family, Children of the late Arlene Brown Ramsey, Clifford and David Henfield, Deoken Deveaux, Jewel Moss, Karen Carey and family, Ashley Hield, Brian Miller, Ritchies family, Baron Deal, Mary Turner and family, Lexus and family, Almnor family, Barry Ferguson and family, Lorna Armbrister and family, Margaret North and family, Shantell Johnson and family, the Flowers family, Pastor Tyrone Laing and the New Bethlehem Church Family, Apostle Dr. Julian Johnson and the Sanctuary of Grace Family, St. Andrews School family, and the communities of Stevenson, Cove, Tea Bay , Industrious Hill and Gaitors, Cat Island and many others too numerous to mention.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte’s Funeral Home, Market Street, from 10-5:00 p.m. on Friday.