Final Rites and Burial for the late Sir John Arthur ìCHIPPIEî Chipman M.B.E Age 90yrs, a resident of John Chipman Street, off East Street, will be held on Saturday September 28th 2019, at 11:00 am. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Blue Hill Road, Officiating will be Bishop Drexel Gomez Assisted by Bishop Gilbert A. Thompson, Rev. Father I. Ranfurly Brown and other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery.
Predeceased by his Wife: Rebecca “Becky” Chipman; Children: Philip and Arlene Chipman
Left to cherish memories are his:
Daughters: Alice Chipman-Dames, Darnell (Montgomery) Ward, Sonia Chipman-Godet, Donna Chipman, Mitzie (Wenzel) Neely, Selena Chipman, Naomi Chipman, Ruth Brown, Ebony Chipman, Rhonda Schroeter Cross, Delarese Chipman, Latoya Chipman;
Sons: David (Renee) Chipman, Harold (Jacqueline) Chipman, Shyan Chipman, Arthur (Yasmine) Chipman;
Grandchildren: Fontella (Keith) Rolle, Reece (Tara) Chipman, Yolantha (Miles) Yallop, Siraj Ward, Von Joshua Chipman, Sharif (Neoshea) Taylor, Shakema (Damian) Sweeting, Aaron Burrows, Beko Burrows, Erica Collie, Linda Smith, Georgette Godet, Robyn Willis, Metellus (Kay) Chipman, John Burrows, Sophia (Melvin) Swann, Henry Dames Jr., Ryan ( Angela) Dames, Alexis Dames, Antonio Whyms, Raquel (Kato) Sands, Kentrell Mackey, Rochelle Mackey, Derek (Deanka) Mackey, Tanica Chipman, Courtney Chipman, Chayanne Chipman, Annalisa (Kerlin) King, Montgomery (Shafena) Brown, Quinn Bartlett, Kian Chipman, Sharlisa Saunders, Noel (Joel) Deaveaux, Delano Adderley, Shaquille Adderley, Toria Adderley, Charles Cross, Marcus Cross, Demetrius Cross, Rianna McDonald, Elvis Chipman, Olivia Chipman, Jasmine Chipman, Harold Chipman Jr., Crystal Chipman, Edsol Mather, Diamond Mather, Asliyah Chipman, Marlia Percentie, Australia Duvaluar;
Sisters-in-law: Olga (Joe) Pierre, Sylvia Knowles, Hazel Chipman, Annie Chipman, Gretal Martin, Willimae Martin, Ettiemae Martin;
Brothers-in-law: Robert Martin, Erskin Oliver;
Nieces & Nephews: Hubert (Roxanne) Chipman, Rhonda Chipman-Johnson, Monique (Bernard) Willard, Ethlyn Hall (Arizona), Suzanne Chipman, Cheryl Cartwright, Christie Chipman, Dr. Howard Nelson “Chips”, Ashley Chipman, Belinda Chipman, Michelle Cooper (New Jersey), Rene (Mary) Cooper (New York), Rene (Mary) Childress (California), Robin Roberts, Harold Chipman, Ida Sinclair, Jimmie Sinclair, Clement Sinclair, Stanley Sinclair, Rosemary Gardiner, Stephanie Kemp, Jennifer Levarity, Roberta Roth, James Roth, Rebecca Roth, Carol Roth, Cathy Roth, Tex Brown, Deborah Oliver, Keith (Troy) Oliver, John Knowles, Jennifer Knowles, Vincent Dean, Christopher Dean, Joan Glinton, Yvonne Williams, Lenora Smith;
Other Relatives & Friends: Patrick and Connie Bethel, Ivan James and Family, Cyril Minnis, Cubell Rolle, Ivan James and Family, Bernard Greene, Clint Neilly, Fred Glinton, Gloria and Michelle Ward & Family (In-laws), Patricia Lightbourne and Family, Edwina Usher and Family, Ernestine Dean and Family, Phyllis and Peter Garraway and Family, Nellie McPhee, Faye Breynen, Barbara Ramsey, Carol Brown, Vance Knowles and Family, Jermal Laroda and Family, Diana Payne and Family, H.E. Sir Orville Turnquest and Family, Hon. Perry Christie, Hon. Leslie Miller, Hon. Shane Gibson and Family, Hon. Philip Brave Davis, Daniel Johnson, Craig Flowers, Rev. C.B. Moss, Mr. Ellison Greenslade, Charles Carter and Family, Nita Ellis (adopter daughter) Arlene Nash-Ferguson, Eddison “Fast Eddie” Dames, Duke Errol and Family, Alia Coley, Tony Seymour Jr., Tyrone Thurston and Family, Roney Armbrister and The Bahamas Musicians and Entertainers Union, Edna Simmons and Family, George Culmer, Cessel Taylor and Family, Merle Johnson, Elijah Obed Jr., Olive Neely, Francina Tilme, Sandra Ferguson, Bianca Nygard, Ted Sweeting and Family, George Godet, Henry Burrows, The Oliver and Woodside Families of Mastic Point Andros, The Knowles and Taylor Families of Long Island, Dellie Wallace and Family, the children of Archie, Livingstone, Arlington, Joseph, Eliza, Carrie and Marion Taylor, the Children of Dan and Reuben Knowles and the Children of Liza Deveaux, The Lunch Bunch Family, Dr. Joseph Evans and the staff of the Princess Margaret Hospital, The Entertainment Department of Atlantis, The Panza Corner Family, The John Chipman Street Family, The St. Agnes Church Family, The Lutheran Church Family, The Welcome Center Family, The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, The Ministry of Tourism, Other “favorite” family and friends too numerous to mention.
All Junkanoo Groups are asked to bring your musical instruments and costumes to process to the cemetery.
The body will repose at the Chapel of the Saints Sweetingís Colonial Mortuary and Crematorium, #84 Blue Hill Road from 10.00 am until 6.00 pm on Friday.
THERE WILL BE NO VIEWING at the church.