Funeral Service for Retired Registered Nurse Prenetta Poitier- Deveaux, age 80 years, a resident of #3 Narcissus Avenue, Garden Hills I, will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday January 16th, 2021, at Southern Cemetery, Spikenard and Cowpen Roads. Officiating will be Pastor Ron Shearer assisted by other ministers of the Gospel.
Cherished memories are held by her Sons: Sidney (Junior), Julian and Jason (RBPF) Deveaux; Daughters: Sharon R. Deveaux and L. Mildred Deveaux- Adderley; Grandsons: Able Marine Dominic (RBDF), Isaac, Yulian, Jonathan, Jason Jr., and Joshua Deveaux; Perry Jr., Michael, and Avery Adderley; Granddaughters: Apryll Minnis-Ramsey, Shanrea Deveaux-Major, Junette and Ambre Deveaux, and Raquel McNeil; Great Granddaughters: Elia Ramsey and Alexandrea Williams; Son-in-law: Perry Adderley Sr.; Daughter-in-law: Melissa Deveaux; Brothers: Edwin Taylor (Taxi #222) and Richard Poitier; Sisters: Luceta Fox and Valderine Preal (Miami, Florida); Grandsons-in-law: Dicrius Ramsey Jr. and Sheldon Major; Granddaughter-in-law: Crystal Adderley (St. Louis, MO); Godson: Arend Dorsett (Jacksonville, Florida); Goddaughters: Kendra Smith and Antoinette Forbes; Nephews and their families: Garnet, William and Michael Brown, Nelson, Gerard, Alexander and Sean Lewis, Prince and Robert Taylor, Leo Douglas, Ricardo Holbert, Derek, Jeffrey, Lamont and Sammie Poitier, Stephen, Benjamin, Bertram, Edwin, and Marvin Fox, Thomas Jr. and Dion Preal (Florida, U.S.A.); Nieces and their families: Theresa “Terry” Jolly, Barbara Turnquest, Pauline Holland, Elaine Sands, Janet Watkins, Juliet Lewis-Martin, Monique and Joyann Preal (Florida, U.S.A.), Betty Bastian, Rosemary Rolle, Claudine Roberts, Rose Fox, Clara Taylor, Shewon and Rosenell Poitier, Brenell McPhee, Laurinell Webb, and Charisma Miller; Other relatives and friends including: Retired Chief Superintendent of Police Sidney Deveaux Sr., Brittany and Tiffany Preal, Talamique Jolly-Cadot, Apaige Cooper, Shirley Poitier, Pastor Alfred Jolly, Mazie Poitier, Pandora Butler, Agnes Deveaux, Chantel Deveaux, Vivian Smith, Pastor Ron and Daphne Shearer, Elder Arnold and Geraldine Dorsett, Pastor Perry and Marjorie Wallace, Brenettamae Johnson and family, Bloneva Johnson, Retired Nurses Nathalie Bonamy and Celeste Lockhart, Elsaida Farrington, Myrtis Adderley and Family, Dr. Janet Davis-Dorsett and family, Beatrice Hield, Julian and Antoinette Johnson, Talbot and Yhonnick McKinney, Charles and Rochelle Sealy, Damian and Jamain King and families, Maude Duncombe, Amanda Colebrooke, Marilyn Wilson, Arimentha Newbold, Brian and Maxcine Stubbs, Charles, Geoffrey, Anthony, and Denny Deveaux, Rowena Riley and family, Gordon and Ann Smith and family, Mary Bodie and family, Annamae Ferguson and family, Bishop Rahming and family (Garden Hills Estate #1), The Maycock Family, Hilton McIntosh and Family, Dr. Dana Hall, the entire Blue Hill Gospel Chapel family, the entire Garden Hills Estate # 1 community, the entire doctor and nursing staff of the Cruickshank Ward especially Dr. Sasha Dorsett, Dr. Vanna Burrows, Dr. Indera Grimes, Dr. Gove, Shonell Butler, Chara Taylor, Phillipa Forbes Rolle, Joanna Charite, Shirley Cole, Dominique Swan, and Odeisha Rolle, Nurses Britney Roberts, Jackie Davis-Rolle, Monique Forbes, and Stacey Hanna, Management and staff of Four J’s Enterprise, Management and staff of Deveaux’s Air Condition and Refrigeration, Committee of Management and staff of Kingsway Academy, Criminal Investigation Department, RBPF, Operational Command/Flying Squad, RBPF, Sgt. 2373 Prince Symonette (RBPF) and family, Commonwealth Bank HR and Training Departments, Roadrunners Track and Field Club, Bishop Delton D. Fernander, Lady Calpurnia Fernander and the members of New Destiny Baptist Cathedral, Pastor Jason Lowe, Heather Lowe and the members of Beacon Baptist Church, Coral Heights East and Coral Lakes communities, Silver Gates community, Alex Treynker and ASRIM Supplements LLC, Florida, USA, and a host of 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 Friday from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.