Funeral Service for Solomon “King “Rolle age 65 of Bailey Town, Bimini who died on May 27, 2020 will be held on Friday June 19, 2020 at 10:00 am at First Baptist Church, Market Street. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Diana Francis assisted by Apostle Elect Cephas N. Taylor and Rev. Wilkinson Francis. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F. Kennedy Drive.
Fondest and remarkable memories of King will forever linger in the lives of His Devoted Wife and Queen: Cleola Rolle; Daughter and Princess: Torquil Rolle; Father in Law: Audley Hart Sr.; Mother in Law: Rosemary HartAdopted Mother: Annamae Munnings; Sisters: Pastor Beulah Bain, Albertha (Washington) Carey, Pastor Elevise (Allen) Munnings, Amanda (Leonard) Kelly Sr., Manesha (Jeffery) Turner Sr., Viola Rolle; Adopted Sisters: Sheryl Scott, Karen (Harold) Brown, Yolanda Rigby-Jenkins, Phillipa and Vanessa Munnings, Jackie Maxwell; Adopted Brothers: Daryl Munnings, Nathan “Buster” Morley; Brothers in Law: Wesley (Erin) Strapp Sr., Sergeant 2512 Kevin Johnson, Quinton, Audley Jr. and Nathan Hart; Sisters in Law: Nurse Ramona (John) Williams, Erica Hart and Euerka (Demetrius) Cox II.; Aunts: Constance Penn, Bernice (Revy) Francis, Thelma Gibson, Olive Hanna and Lennor (Alfred) Daniels; Uncles: Clifford Sutherland-McIntosh and Henry Rolle; Nieces: Angela, Audell, Katherine and Marion Rolle, Arlene (Kirkland) Bethel, Brendalee Duncombe, Kayla (Kenrick) Wells, Sherry Munnings, Petronique (Lee) Shamp, Lindsey (Willie) Roberts, Stephanique Bain, Ramona (Edwin) Winder, Latoya and Lakeisha Rolle, Tanesha Turner, Latonia (Clarence) Cash, Katherina and Wendy Fowler, Andrea Taylor, Shantia Smith, Nakarha Bethell, Desiree Stuart, Renita Hanna, Daria (Tevin) Rolle, Keiara Fritz, Leanna Noel, Kevinique, Nakeira and Nakara Johnson, Jasmine, Quintonique and Zion Hart, Deniqua Cox, Johniah and Johnay Williams; Nephews: Jarvis and Kevin Bain, Apostle Elect Cephas and Jacoby Taylor, Livingston Jr., George, Tyrone and Hiram Rolle, Demarco Lightbourne Sr., Enoch Carey, Renaldo and Simeon (Shavonia) Munnings, Leonard Jr. and Lakeeno (Pattina) Kelly, Jeffery Turner Jr., Antonio McKenzie, Justin Smith, Derrick Bridgewater, Kiplin Fowler, Wesley Jr., Ethan and Justin Strapp, Johnathan Williams, Demetrius Cox III, Demarion Hall, Dario (Amanda) and Javan Dean, Marcellus Pratt, Keith Fritz Jr., Joshua Brown, Ednol Hanna Jr., Gilles Bain, and Lamont Rigby; Cousins: Jeff, Rudy (Felice), Barry and Mel Dames, Preston (Mitzi), Francis, Eunelle, Gloria, Michael, Charles, Leroy, Romel, Wilmore, John, James and Eartha Rolle, Saralee (Emmanuel) Thomas, Vinola (Carlvis) Russell, Lana (Walter) Hand, Shane (Andrew) Deveaux, Martin(Peggy), Pastor Alvin, Swanie, Jeffery, Bennett and Moree Davis, Phyllis Alexander, Cynthia Neely, Sheila Smith, Gretchen Martin, Renee Cox and Ethel Albury; Numerous Grand Nieces and Nephews and Other Close Relatives and Friends Including: Rob, from South Miami, Florida, Lloyd “Duda” (Brenda) Edgecombe, Eddie “One Pot” Smith, Stanley “Barney” Stuart, Montez Saunders, Newman “Flash” Horton, Pendred “Muff” Evans, Evangelist Kim Saunders and Family, Lorna (Clifton) Pinder, Ruth Rolle and Family, Lorraine Knowles-Heastie and Elsaida Porter and Family, Gertrude (Ernie) Pedican and Family, Sherry (Alexander) Hall and Family, Tanya (Nat) Curry and Family, Marion (Godfrey) Johnson, Theda Bethel and Family, Linda Butler and Family, Edith Bastian, Pastor Virginia (Fred) Bowleg and Family, Michelle Pratt and Family, Linda Metellus and Bertha Canon and Family, Donna Roxbury, Rosemary Hamilton, Celestine Eneas, Laverne McPhee and Family, Tyrone Saunders,“Wappa” from Miami, Florida, Bobby and Family, Sophie and Family, Harriet and Ophelia Wallace, Elvara Russell, Kim (Mitchell) Thurston, Niquea Barr, Isadora Saunders and Family, Sheryl (Gregory) Mortimer, Dudley McKenzie and Family, Norwood Dean and Family, The Second Street “The Grove” Family, The Descendants of the Entire Bimini Community, and The Emerald Gardens Community Association.
Special Thanks to: The Honorable T. Desmond Bannister, The Management and Staff of John Bull Group of Companies, The Management and Staff of The Bahamas Water and Sewerage Corporation, Reverend Dr. Diana Francis and the Officers and Members of First Baptist Church, Apostle Delton (Calpurnia) Fernander and the Officers and Members of New Destiny Baptist Cathedral, Ruth (Victor) Lightbourne, the Doctors and Nurses of the Accident and Emergency and the Male Surgical III Ward of the Princess Margaret Hospital.
Viewing will be held in the Legacy Suite of Vaughn O. Jones Memorial Center, Mt. Royal Ave. and Talbot Street on Thursday from 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm and on Friday at the Church from 9:00 am until service time.