Private Memorial service will be held for Terence Carl Angelo Bethel on Friday, January 22nd , 2021, at 11:00 a.m., at Grant’s Town Wesley Methodist Church, with attendance by invitation only. The service will be officiated by Rev. Lester Ferguson, assisted by Deacon Jamicko Forde.
Terence was predeceased by his mother: Olga Mae Clarke-Bethel.
He is survived by his father: Carl Orlando (Merlease) Bethel; siblings: André (Gillian) Bethel, Trevor Bethel, Carla Edwards and Sonja Bethel; nieces: Berlinda Rodgers and Andrée Raenette Bethel; nephews: Gerren (Cherilyn) Bethel, Brentan and Bryan Edwards, Genson and Soneal Pageot; adopted nephews: Joey and Joel Strachan; grandnieces: Ivori Peet and Mataya Bethel; grandnephew: Xander Bethel; adopted grandniece: Victoria Strachan; adopted grandnephew: Joel Strachan; Aunts: Berthamae Gardiner, Antoinette Bethel-Rolle, Sandra, Movena, Ann and Shirley Clarke; Uncles: Kenneth (Lorraine), Michael (Deborah), Kevin (Desiree), Gregory (Audrey), Bursil and Kent Clarke and Danny Tynes; cousins: Kimble (Roscoe) White-Rolle, Lenora Lamm-Barr, Paul Lamm Jr., Arginal Lamm Sr., Julian Lamm, Trevor Lamm I, Shantell Bethel-Smith & Javon Sturrup-Bethel, Kevin Rahming, Jammean Knowles, Jevon Knowles, Gino Gardiner, and Garron (Nikia) Gardiner; Evtonia Peart, Carolyn Clarke, Leslie Clarke, Charlie Clarke, Cynthia (Jefferson) Ambrose and Javonne Clarke, Alicia (Jordan) Philemond, Godfrey Fernander, Cecile (Godfrey) Chinye (of Atlanta, Georgia), Karon Fernander (of Atlanta, Georgia), and Denise Culver (of Atlanta, Georgia), Joycelyn Szasz, Dayne Clarke and Georgina Bolware (of Atlanta, Georgia), Dancyn, Daynan (Lowree), and Dion (Julaca) Tynes, Philsha Shanika and Dr. Racquel Clarke, Kennia Clarke and Kendra (Edgardo) Lima, Olayinka (Frank) Burrows, Terese Clarke and Kayden Clarke, Ashley, Alexis and Cameron Clarke, Trevania, Letticia and D’Meo Clarke, Teneshia Clarke and Antonio Clarke, Arthur Huyler and family (North Carolina), Herbert Huyler and family, Roy Huyler & Family, Godfrey Huyler & family, Andrew Huyler & family, Family of Constance Gardiner, Corrine Clarke-Curry & family, Family of Geneva Sweeting, Family of Mary Clarke (of Bimini), Family of Nehemiah Clarke (of Freeport), Family of Nathaniel Clarke (of Florida), Eunice Boyce & family, Patsy Clarke and family; Other relatives and friends including: Sen. the Hon. Frederick Mitchell; Dr. Reginald Eldon, Barry Newbold, Joycelyn Still (of Toronto Canada), Thomas Albury, Adrian Archer and family, Eldridge McPhee and family, Charles Cameron Ferguson, Julian Reid, De Vaughan Williams, Lester Cox, Odaz Beneby, Cheryl Carey, Alison Prince-Garnier, Dr. Ian. Kelly, Tony Thompson, Dr. Donovan Moxey, Deborah Mackey and family, Nickola (God-sister) and Dr Gabrielle Dawkins, Angela Bain (God-sister), Dania Holder (God-sister), Peter (Wendy) Butler, Joan Dean, Ida Saunders and family, Kemie Jones, Former members of the New Birth Singers, Descendants of the late George Bethel, Descendants of the late Gertrude Burrows, Descendants of the late Leonard Bethel Sr., Descendants of the late Maequeen Demeritte, Miriam Curling and family, Sheila Weir and family, Family of the late Donald Charlow, Cora Newton and family, Kenris Carey & Family, Mervyn Burrows and family, Daron Malcolm and family, Queen’s College class of 1979, St. Augustine’s College class of 1980, Hon. Philip ‘Brave’ Davis, Officers and members of the Progressive Liberal Party, 1st Bahamas (Nassau) Company of The Boys’ Brigade, Rev. Lester Ferguson, Officers & Members of Grant’s Town Wesley Methodist Church, Bahamas Conference of the Methodist Church, Members of the former Wesley Youth Choir under the direction of Mrs. Miriam Curling, Members of the former Wesley Bell Ringers under the direction of Mrs. Jewel Dean, Leadership and members of the Unity Church in the Bahamas, Pastor, Officers & Members of Bahamas Harvest, Pastor, Officers & Members of the Methodist Church of the Good Shepherd, The Deaf Community in the Bahamas, The International Men’s Day Committee (Bahamas), the family of Guardian Radio, the Soldier Road Boys Reunion, the residents of Regency Park, and numerous relatives and friends throughout the world, who are too numerous to name.
The family wishes to express sincere appreciation for the many gifts, visits, thoughts and prayers of Terence’s many associates; if there have been any omissions of names, they are due to grief, not ingratitude.
May his soul rest in peace. Relatives and friends may pay their respects at the Cedar Crest Funeral Home and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Baillou Hill Roads on Wednesday from 12noon to 5:00 p.m., and at the Progressive Liberal Party Headquarters, Farrington Road, on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.