A Service of Thanksgiving Celebrating the Life and Legacy of the late Dr. H.A. Roach, Aged 85 years, of Danottage Estates, will be held on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020 at the William Thompson Auditorium, Jean Street at 11:00am. Officiating will be Pastor Eric Danny Clarke, Pastor Peter Kerr, Pastor Kenny Deveaux, and Pastor T. Basil Sturrup. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens and Mausoleum.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, attendance is limited.
Left to cherish his memories are his Loving Wife of 59 years: Olga Roach; Son: Hubert Roach; Daughter: Opal Roach; Grand Children: Kara Roach, Jymal Roach-Gibson and Hubert Roach Jr.; Great Grand Children: Ken’Dajah and Kam’Ryn Rolle, J’yada Gibson and FranKeyia Moss; Daughter-in-law: Pandora Roach; Sisters-in-law: Virginia Roach, Dr. Ruby Major and Delores Ifill; Brother-in-law: Stanley Major; Nieces and Nephews: Stephanie (Wensal) Sands, Angela Higgs, Jacqui (Pedro) Skippings, Katina Roach, Fran Roach-Haven, Carla (Sgt. Garvon) McDonald, Marsha Elliott, Annette (Glen) Fisher, Letisha Sands, Stanlyn Major, Wealthia (Dr. Leslie) McMillan, Derek Roach, Michael (Marie) Roach, Don (Olga), Colin (Linda), Keith, Craig and Ricardo (Mavis) Major, Andrew (Leanne) Ifill, The Descendants of James Vanderpool and Joseph Blyden Sr.; Adopted Children: Pastor E. Danny (Patrice) Clarke, Joycelyn Moxey, Valderine Heastie, Ingeria Miller, George (Michelle) Wells; Step Grand-Children & Great Grand-Children: Paul Knowles, Chiquita Knowles, Shomari Longley and Antonio Williams; First Cousins: Children of Aunt Florence Roach Wells: Pastor Jacqueline Dean, Laura Smith, Elsie Moxey, Garth Wells, Dereck Wells, Sidney Adderley, Carlton & Daphane Adderley, Gwendolyn Thompson’s Children; Children of Uncle Iramon Roach: Coralee Lightbourne, Lester Roach Sr., Brenda Dames, Rupert Roach, Karol Roach, Valerie Mullings, Sharon Ferguson, Iramon Roach Jr., Shawn Roach; Children of Aunt Rowena Roach Rolle: Wendall Rolle, Ena Thompson, Luther Rolle, Clarence Rolle and Stephanie Delancy; Children of Aunt Olivia Johnson Nottage: Rev. Kendal and Ruby Nottage, Sandra Nottage-Sherman, Portia Nottage and Phillip Nottage; Children of Uncle Edward “King” Johnson: Virginia Ferguson and Carmetta Johnson; Children of Uncle Felix “Zanzibar” Johnson: Peggy Roker, Lassie Elsa Mackenzie, Samuel “Bookie” & Inez Johnson, Michael Johnson, Gyles Johnson and Charles Johnson; Children of Cousin Arthur Leon Roach: Dr. Clara Roach-McPhee, Veronica Roach-McGee, Leona Roach, Annette Roach-Dorsett, Attorney Adelma Roach, Carla Roach, Donna Roach and Edith Roach; A host of other relatives and friends including but not limited to: Pastor Rex Major and family, Freeman Duncanson and family, Dr. Joseph Evans and family, Dr. Kevin Moss and family, Dr. Philip Rahming and family, Father James Moultrie and family, Bishop Delton Fernander, President of the Bahamas Christian Council, Bishop Neil C. Ellis and family, Bishop Lloyd Smith, President of the Bahamas Baptist Missionary and Educational Convention, Bishop Simeon Hall, Rev. William Thompson, George Knowles and family, Edward “Dud” Maynard and family, Dave Brown and family, Bursil Wallace and family, Carlton Wright and family, Steve Barnett and family, Keith Mason and family, Beverley Laroda, Edwin Musgrove and family, J.D. Victor Fitch and family, Canada, Pauline Amier-Solomon, South Florida, the Clarke family, the Bowe family, the Heastie family, “Roach’s and Heirs”, Exuma Development Association, Danottage Estates Association, Dame Joan Sawyer, Lee and Francis Chong, Timothy and Katrin Wilson, Williams family, Pastor Neville Scavella and family, Pastor T. Basil Sturrup and family, Pastor John Carey and family, Agatha Delancy, Attorney Sidney Dorsette and family, Cash Fountain and Co., Nurse Kris Wring of Angles Elite, Sandilands Welfare Committee, Edna Ijeoma and family, Riah Nixon and family, Jackie King-Langner and family, Nicole Scavella and family, Frankie and Nicola Brown, Charlotte Culmer and family, Curtis family Exuma, Rolle family Exuma, Sis Collins Exuma and Ivan Rolle Exuma; Seventh Day Adventist church family: Atlantic Caribbean Union Mission, South Bahamas Conference, North Bahamas Conferences, Good News, Living Faith, Centreville, Mt. Thompson church, Moss Town church, Rolleville church, The Bahamas Christian Council, Bahamas Baptist and Educational Convention; Government Officials; Governor General the Most Honourable C.A. Smith, Rt. Honourable Perry Christie, Former Prime Minister, Philip Davis, Leader of the Official Opposition, I. Chester Cooper, Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Dr. Kendal Major, Former Speaker of the House of Assembly, Senator Fred Mitchell PLP Chairman, Allyson Maynard-Gibson, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street on Monday, September 21st from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm.