Private service for the late Norma Gordon-Butler age 86 years of Hawkins Hill will be held on Thursday 29th October, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Ebenezer Cemetery, Shirley Street. Officiating: Rev. Dr. Vaughn L. Cash assisted by Pastor Dave Cash and Pastor Keno Smith.
Due to the Government Orders and related restrictions placed on funerals, attendance is limited to (10) family members. The family apologizes for any inconvenienced caused. Everyone in attendance must wear a mask covering the nose and mouth. Six feet physical distancing is required at all time.
Norma has left behind to cherish her memories: Children: Attorney Carlson Shurland of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Alfred Blakney “Buttons” Shurland, Allison Butler and Glen (Toni) Butler of Tennessee; Adopted Children: Zena Bullard of England, Annie Royce of Miami, Florida, Anna Darling, Janet Adderley-Adamson, Margaret Outten and Maria Rolle, Keith (Clara) Bell, Eddie “Fast Eddie” Dames and Keith Robinson of Freeport Grand Bahama; Siblings: Pastor Marcel (Leila) Lightbourne, Sarah Ferguson, John Gordon and Francita Forbes; Grandchildren: Temano (Vernique) Shurland of Atlanta Georgia, Sean Shurland of Miami Florida, Cruz Shurland and Anwar Shurland of Tennessee, Natalia (Gary) Trent of Minnesota, Talia Butler, Celeste Bullard of Scotland, Glendia Butler of Canada, Katarina (Kathy) Rolle of Canada and Terrance Hall; Adopted grand children: Wendell and Raheem Rolle; Great-grandchildren: Jasmine, D’Wayne, Anishka Shurland, Angel and Armani Butler Cameron and Rhys Shurland, Garyson, Grayson and Graydon Trent; Nieces and Nephews: Terry, Hersel and Chandler Turnquest, Cheri Rolle, Terah and Teron Cooper and Kelly and Ricardo Lockhart of Bimini, Nicole and Nathan Lightbourne, Greg and Vernique Gordon; Cousins and their families: Patricia Beneby, Marie, Sharlene and Dr. Suzanne Newbold, Joan Rolle, Nathalie Pelletier, Denise Rolle, Sonia Dames, LM, Colin and Toni Bowe, Janeen McCartney, Herbert and Gabriela Franklyn of New York, Marguerite and David Parrott of Boston Mass., Herbert Styles and Family, Henry, Michael, Valerie and Earvin Lightbourne, Carmen Camarcho of Miami Gardens, Florida, The family of the late Glenda Lightbourne; Other Relatives and Special friends: The Staff of The Eastern Public Library, Susan (Fred) Moss, Melanie Griffin, and family Marva Sawyer and Family, the Forbes, Sawyer, Rolle, Francis families of Hawkins Hill, Donna Rolle and Family, Merle and Jestina, Louis Dames, Brenda Archer and Family, Erma McKenzie, Laurel Herrington, Dr. Wiona & Montgomery Pratt, Peggy & Iona Sweeting, Donna Longley, Nicole Ferguson of Staniel Cay Exuma, , Ursula Wells & family, R.H. Culmer and Family, Sanford Culmer and Family, Stuart Culmer and Family, Bernadette (Perry) Christie, Gary (Cleopatra) Christie, Campbell (Sharon) Clare and Family, Howard (Cathy) Benson of California, Jan Estias of Minnesota, Rochelle Callendar of Atlanta, Georgia, Magistrate Charlton Smith of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Kim (Carlton) Stuart, Patricia Bell, Emily Miller of Andros, Rev. Emily Demeritte, Attorney Keith Seymour, Valentine Grimes and Family, Attorney V. Alfrred Gray and Family, Family of the Late Bradley Roberts, Dr. Owen and Brian Bastian, Attorney Barry and Travis Sawyer and Family, Jeffrey Trembly and Family, Allen and Stephanie Blundell of Baltimore, Maryland, Attorney Pleasant Bridgewater, Traceley and Akelo Roberts, Frank and Williemae Allen of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Taria Lundy, Shardae, Sophia and Spencer Munnings of Freeport, Grand Bahama, Avery Sargeant of Canada, Rogann Smith and Family and The Staff of Shurland & Co.
We the family humbly apologize to anyone whose name was missed out it was not intentional. Thank you for your understanding.
A memorial service for Norma Joan Gordon-Butler will be held at a later date to be announced.
MAY HER SOUL REST IN PEACE!
Viewing will be held in the “Celestial Suite” at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Solider Road on Wednesday 26th October, 2020 (TODAY) from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.