Funeral Service for the late Vivian Veronica Strachan “Vivie” aged 86 years, of Lifebouy Street/ John Chipman Street and formerly of Port Nelson, Rum Cay, will be held on Saturday October 19th 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. Officiating will be Bishop Drexel Gomez, Fr. Keith Cartwright and Fr. I. Ranfurly Brown assisted by other ministers of the Clergy. Interment will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery, Nassau Street.
Left to cherish her fond memories are her Daughters: Trudy Mary Ellen and Marina Garlina ‘Rena’ Deal, Bernadette Strachan, Pre-deceased by Victoria Strachan-Butler; Sons: Capt. Chase Chester C. Taylor, David Edward Strachan Sr. and Benjamin Henderson ‘Ben’ Deal; Adopted Daughters: Christian Taylor, Yvonne Stuart, Palace Robinson; Adopted Son: Walter Strachan; Grand-sons: Const. 3461 Caudray Deal, Dancel and Danrad Knowles, Aaron Brown, David Jr., Devaughn and Edward Strachan, Reno Dean, Brando Poitier, Jr., LeoNardo and D’Shon Taylor, Kayuse Burrows, Kendrick Kemp and Benjamin Eugene; Grand-Daughters: Indonesia Deveaux, Cornelia and R.N. Chara Taylor, Keneice Fines, Venessa Dean; Great Grand-Children: Winton Cooper, Xavier Knowles, Shalamah Fines, Chercorie Wells,Tatiana, Janiyah and Azariah Deal, Reniece Brown, Troyann Saunders, Victoria Dean and Nicole Taylor; God Children: Katie Williams, Lily Strachan-Moxey and Eugene Munroe; Sister-In-Law: Nicholette Strachan; Nephews & Nieces: David ‘Dave’ Strachan (Deandra), Christopher Strachan (Georgette), Gino Fowler, Davina Tynes-Darville and Dechavonne Emannuel; Aunts: Gloria and Shelagh Strachan; Cousins: Willrow, Elsie, Douglas, Bradley, Onesimus, Theresa, Lavander, Hagah, Cecelia and Madrick, Jonathan, Andrew, Anzlo, Elliot, Zina, Bill, Selman and Dr. Cyprian Strachan, Dr. Ellen Strachan-Moxey, Gwen Moncur, Stephanie Lightbourne, Sonia Turnquest, Denine Cambridge, Paula Newton, Wenzel Weech, Barbara Campbell, Edwina Rolle, Willamae Allen,Coral and Osbourne Sawyer, Gloria Demeritte, Zelda Pearson, Joseph Hepburn, family of thelate Samuel Hepburn, Gwen Reid, Mary Micklewhyte, Edmund Strachan, Shirley Strachan, family of the late Tracy Strachan, Philip and Japena Strachan & family, Gary Butler, Gloria Bain, Celina Turnquest, Drexel & Crispus Munroe, Sabrina Wright, Dr. Margo Munroe, Lenora Moncur, Monique Adderley, Eula Edwards, Perry and Carlton Strachan, the family of lateCourtney Strachan, David Jones, Judymae Knowles, family of late Sir Milo B. Butler, Dorothy Taylor, Tisha Curry and Roaney Major; Best Friend: Viola Rahming; Extended family: Late Paul and Raymond Deal & family, Dennis, Kirkwood and Jeffery Deal, Geraldine Symonette, Leeann Bain, Pamela Seymour, Barbara Paul and Sandra Deal; Numerous Relatives & Friends: Joann McKinney, Bishop Gilbert & family, Dr. Philip Thompson & family, family of the late Earl Rahming, family of late Jack Franks, family of late Advilda Scavella, Brenda Archer and family, family of late Jennifer Tynes, family of late Daphne Scott, family of late Clyde Bethel, family of late Ruth Culmer, family of late Jane Bethel, Bishop Drexel Gomez, Rev. Fr. I. Ranfurly Brown, Ms. Bennons, Ms. Kelly, Senior Saints Bethel Baptist Church, St. Agnes ACW, Hope Strachan, Danny Knowles, Ashli Fox, Joseph Ferguson, Micheal and Fredricka Gibson, Missy Wells (Cat Island), Omar Greene, Leslie Miller, the Butler and Deveaux families, the community of Port Nelson Rum Cay, the Lifebouy Street family, Greenleaf Designs, Minnis Service Station, BPL, Albany and Automated Plumbing. Thank you to Dr. Bain and Deborah Wallace (caretaker) and too many others to mention.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium #44 Nassau Street on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until service time.