Funeral Service for Mr. Benjamin Curtis, age 73 years, a resident of #4 Peter Avenue, Gleniston Gardens, and formerly of Peats, Mangrove Cay, Andros, will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Friday May 29th, 2020, at Zion South Beach Baptist Church, Zion Boulevard. Officiating will be Bishop B. Wenith Davis, assisted other ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Due to the Government’s Orders and related restrictions placed on Funeral Attendance as a result of the COVID-19 Global Pandemic, the family will maintain the Governments Regulations of Ten Persons attending any gathering, and the family apologizes for any inconvenience caused.
The legacy of the late Benjamin Curtis will live on through: His wife of 48 years Rosalie; Son Tyrus (Rhonda) Curtis; Daughters Drs. Desdemona (Ross) Downes, Diana, and Denika Curtis; grandsons: Dinaj Major and Dylan McIntosh; granddaughter: Omari Downes; sisters: Miriam Curtis and Deloris Pratt; brothers: Neville Curtis and Arnold Curtis; Sisters in-laws: Sylvia, Dorothy, Bessie, and Ivis Curtis, Ismalean Bowe, Clara Williams and Emily Howard; Nieces and Nephews: Ellen and Glenroy Riley, Donald and Lynette Curtis, Lenny and Julie Curtis, Dr. Brendon and Della Curtis, Nikita and Sharon Curtis, Lynden and Katherine Curtis, Carla and ASP Warren Rodgers, Leatte and Michael Percentie, Kenva and Pastor David Wallace, Nello Moxey, Theresa Neely, Clarence, and Stacey Moxey, Lawrence and Andrea Moxey, Pastor Valentine and Leisa Johnson, Georgina, Natasha Moxey, Monalisa Smiley, Tanya and Kevin Bullock, Deangelo and Maxine Curtis, Teran and Andira Curtis, Demetria Pratt, Attorney V. Moreno Hamilton, Edward Pratt Jr. Spencer, Deon, Camille, Nikisha, Demario, Brittany and Anthea Curtis, Linda, Keith, and Paul Bowe, Monique, and Kelsey Williams Jr. Matthew, Ethan, Jason, and Edwin Rolle, Youlanda and Marcus Carey; Other Relatives and Friends: Zelrona Mackey, Geraldine and Elizabeth Rolle, McDonald Rolle and family, David Rolle and family, Simon and Retta Rolle, Corolette Rolle and family, Godfrey Rolle and family, Anetta and Bloniva Rolle, Miriam Murphy, Estelle Saunders, Bishop B.W. Davis and family, Bishop Ross Davis and family, Pastor Marilee Watson and family, Pastor Catherine Nairn and family, Maxine Rolle and family, Marinelle Strachan and family, John, Lawrence, Nolan Rolle, Desalean Lowe and family, Marjorie Stuart and family, Glorene Seymour and family, Lawrence Clarke, Angela and Kevin Morley and family, Katie, Glenda, Ferris, Nelson, Norman Miller, Norward, Richard and Jacob Davis and family, Ida Saunders, Leona McClain, Joseph “Bumpy” Saunders and family, Rev. Eugene Bastian and family, Kenneth Sweeting and family, Herbert Staurt and family, Arrie Evans and family, Annamae Newbold and family, Phillipa Robinson and family, Ms. Virginia K. Smith & Family, Minister Wilfred and Elsaida Bastian and family, Zion South Beach Baptist Church family especially the visitation & evangelism ministry, Ms. Margaret Elizabeth McKay, Former staff of Barclays Bank, Idell Stirrup and family, Bahamas Health and Healing Medical Center staff including Dr. Sheena Antonio-Collie and Dr. Beverton Moxey, Dr. Indira Gimes and Nurse Burrows-Cooper, Neighbors and friends of Gleniston Gardens and the descendants of Peats and Grants, Mangrove Cay Andros, and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Cedar Crest Funeral Home and Crematorium Ltd, Robinson and Baillou Hill Roads, on Thursday from 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.