Last rites for Richard Ellis age 84 of Farmer’s Cay, Exuma will be held on Saturday 4th January, 2020 at 10:00AM at St. MaryÕs Union Baptist Church, Little FarmerÕs Cay, Exuma. Officiating will be Pastor Valurine Bain-Pinder, RevÕd Dr. Adam Brown, assisted by Other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in the Public Cemetery.
He is survived by his Wife: Nancy Bain-Ellis, 1 Son: Hewitt Rolle, 2 Daughters: Gwendolyn Farrington, Alaydice Ellis, 3 Brothers: Godfrey Ellis, Hallan & Junior Rolle, 1 Son-In-Law: John Farrington, 1 Daughter-in-Law: Odessa Ellis, Grandchildren: Daynia, Richard Jr., Kyle, Anthone, Shantira Ellis, Johnnel Farrington, Jayden Ellis, Donnaye, Elijah, Laketra Ellis, Great Grandchildren: Jayden & Mason Ellis, Roscoe Jr., Deangelo Jr. & Dafayia Smith, Richard III, Megan, Kynlee, Brothers-In-Law: Terry, Warren, Patrick and Father Harry Bain, Sisters-In-Law: Beverly Finley, Rev. Valerine Pinder, Marina Rolle ,Jean Ellis, Valeria Stuart, Nephews and Nieces: Danya, Monty, Erica, Kendal Williams, Laren Bain, Eric Ellis, Reshanda Ford, Sophia Rahming, Gwen Culmer, Lisa Rolle, Gashara, Stanley, Jeffery, Paulette Ellis, Martin and Phillip Rolle, Wanda and Celeste Rolle, Craig Darville, Shavonne and Dario Burrows, Lisa Sturrup, Grandnephews and Nieces: Bryant and Nikita Darville, Antonia & Franklyn Charlton, Adopted Mother: Cora McKenzie, Adopted Children: Shelly, Jennifer, Pauline Rolle, Sammy Lightbourne, Lynda Johnson, Jermaine Smith, Brenson Brown, Sheldon Seymour, Jefferson Jones, Edmund Burrows, Dwayne Bain, Sherman Mckenzie, Aiden Burrows, Harrison Smith, Adopted Brothers and Sisters: Audi and Deann McKenzie, Winston ÒChurchillÓ Rolle, Willamae Burrows and Una Burrows, God Children: Cecil Smith, Charan, Jedson, Ramon and Jermeke, Other Relatives and Friends including: Goat Cay managers & Staff, Mr & Mrs. McGraw, Mr. & Mrs. Miller, Mr. & Mrs. Phelps, Musha Cay Staff, Black Point, Staniel Cay, FarmerÕs Cay, Barraterre, Stuart Manor, Rolleville Community, The Wright Family, Lloyd Family, McKenzie Family, Patton Family, Smith Family, Mr. Tucker Rolle & Family, Mr. Julian McKenzie & Family, Mr. & Mrs. Juliette Charlton, Lorrie Brown & Family, Special thanks to the Staff and Nurses at PMH, Staff at A.A. Comfort Care, Nurse Patton, Nurse Curtis, Royal Bahamas Police Force Exuma Ð especially Brown, Clarke, Burrows, Rahaming, also special thanks to Captain Bob and Jermaine Smith, Captain Harris Smith, Captain C Family.
The body will repose in Nassau at Curtis Memorial Mortuary from 11:00AM to 5:00PM and at the church in Little Farmer’s Cay on Saturday from 9:00AM until service time.