Janice Vernola Gordon


AUGUSTUS FUNERAL HOME REGRETS TO ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF: – Janice Vernola Gordon. A graveside service for Janice Vernola Gordon daughter of the late William and Emily Williams, wife to the late Albert “Darkie” Gordon, loving mother to Dennis Peterson, Anthony “Fletcher” Gordon, Rhonda Williams, DeVon Gordon-Hardie and the late Mitzi Peterson-May, sister to the late Maurice and Maxwell Williams in her 82nd year of 1 Derwent Lane, Devonshire will be held at Pembroke Parish Cemetery, TODAY  Thursday, February 20th, 2014 at 2:00 pm. Flowers may be sent. Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Augustus Funeral Home TODAY Thursday, February 20th, 2014 at 1:00 – 1:45 pm. Also surviving are grandchildren: Rhondal, Tamish, Jahvonna, Nakia, Omari, Akeem, Shomari, Shamair, Kyler and Richard; 16 great-grandchildren; sons-in-law: Lennon Hardie and Larry Simmons; brother-in-law: Keith Gordon; sisters-in-law: Patricia Gordon-Pamplin and Dame Pamela Gordon; numerous nieces and nephews; special friends: Naomi Harris, Graham Nesbitt and Miceal Woods.

Lois Ismay Burt


AUGUSTUS FUNERAL HOME REGRETS TO ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF: – Mrs. Lois Ismay Burt. A Home-Going service for Mrs. Lois Ismay Burt wife of the late Leslie Gilbert Godwin Burt, mother of Leon Woolridge, Lesseline Brown and the late Michael Burt, mother-in-law of Wendall Brown, stepmother of Lucille Seymour, grandmother of Shelina Burt, Dion Woolridge, Robin Woolridge, Eugene Seymour, Terrance Seymour, Christie Seymour in her 92nd year of #25 Dudley Hill Paget will be held at St. Paul’s Church, Paget on Friday, 21st February, 2014 at 3:30 pm. Interment will follow at St. Paul’s Cemetery, Paget. In lieu of flowers please make donations to St. Paul’s Church Paget Mission and Ministry Fund and The Red Cross. Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Augustus Funeral Home Rose Chapel this evening Thursday, 20th February, 2014 from 7:30 – 9:00 pm also at St. Paul’s Church on Friday, 21st February, 2014 from 2:30 – 3:25 pm. Also surviving are sisters: Lucille Woolridge, Joyce Lawrence (David) (USA); brothers: Winston Eve, Dennis Eve (Mavis), Leonard Eve (Noelette); sister-in-law: Sylvia Eve; god-children: Judy Gilbert, George Braithwaite, Victoria Outerbridge; special friend: Carol Saltus. The Brown Family. Please wear Colours, Lois did not care for Black.

Rev. Cynthia E. Holmes (nee Bean)


A Home-Going Service for Rev. Cynthia E. Holmes (nee Bean) of Hyattsville, Maryland, U.S.A. formerly of North Hill, Pembroke in her 82nd year former teacher at the Berkeley Institute will be held at St. Paul A.M.E. Church, Court Street, Hamilton Today, February 18, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Rev. Cynthia E. Holmes is the loving daughter of the late Stanley and Josephine Bean, cherished mother of Eugenia M. Holmes and the late Jay Holmes, sister of Leroy, Lauretta, Senator Q. Charles Bean and Dorothea Simons (pre-deceased). Interment will follow at Pembroke Parish Cemetery, Pembroke. Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at St. Paul A.M.E. Church Hall, Court Street, Hamilton Today from 12:00 – 12:55 p.m. Also surviving are Sisters-in-law: Mrs. Barbara G. Bean and Mrs. Theresa Carroll, nephews and nieces:  Randolph Bean (Maxine), Marlene Smith, Grace W. Bean, McRee Bean (Ida), Quinton B. Bean, JP (Anita), Lionel Bean, Janet B.E. Nusum (Melvin), Malcolm Bean, David C.A. Bean (Godson), Howard Bean Michelle), R. Kent Bean (Rondelle), Mark A.F. Bean, Dornelle Furbert (Wilfred), Paul E. Simons and Wanda Robinson (Jared).  God-children: Jill Dill and Dr. Cindy Morris-Astwood.  Special friends:  Mesdames O’Rita Morris, Marion Matthews, Edwena Smith, Eloise Dzofonoo and Dr. Eva Hodgson.   Special cousins:  Sheila Brown and family, Grace Carroll Massey and Family, Ward Memorial Church family, Heard Chapel A.M.E. Church family and numerous family members and friends. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Heard Chapel A.M.E. Church Building Fund.

Lynn Ernest Osmond Hall


Augustus Funeral Home wishes to announce the Home Going service of retired Police Sergeant Lynn Ernest Osmond Hall of 23 Whaling Hill, Southampton, which will be held at the Heritage Worship Centre, 59 Dundonald Street, Hamilton on Sunday 16th February, 2014 at 3.00 p.m. Lynn is the loving son of Ernest and Isabell Hall (deceased), beloved husband of Cecilia Hall, née Phillips, cherished father of Judith Hall-Bean, OBE (Gladwyn), Lynn Hall, Jr., Debra Hall-Benton and Julian Hall (deceased).  Brother of Margaret Hall (deceased), and uncle of Joanne Hall-DeRoza. Interment will follow at St. Annes Cemetery. Relatives and friends may pay their last respects on Saturday 15th February 2014 from 7.30 – 9.00 p.m. at Augustus Funeral Home and at the Church on Sunday 16th February 2014 from 2.00 until 2.45 p.m. Lynn is also survived by: Granddaughters: Nadia, Liana and Claudia Hall, Grandson: Lyniko Hall Crockwell, Great Grandson: James Grey Casling Hall, Daughter-in-law: Isabella Hall (Charles) and Foster Granddaughters: Jahkeya and Yahzara Goater.  Nephews: Clayton III, Stuart and Jason DeRoza (Selina), Samuel and Kenneth Mills (Marlene) and Terry Phillips.  Niece: Joanne Mills and Special Cousin: Estelle Dixon. Special Mention:  Uncle Stanley Hall (deceased) (Aunt Kathleen), Godsons: Kevin Lambert (Kim) and Scott Morton (Rio), Goddaughter: Deborah Grant and Cousins: the Simmons, Hall and Smith families. Special Families: Patrice Fubler, Mills, Phillips, Lambert, Morton, Simmons, Elamin, Baker, Powell, Lister, Carabai, Durham, Ebbin and the Bermuda Police Service. Many other relatives and friends in Bermuda and abroad cherish Lynn’s memory. Donations to the Packwood Home in lieu of flowers will be greatly appreciated.

Denford Stephen Davis

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AUGUSTUS FUNERAL HOME REGRETS TO ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF: – Mr. Denford Stephen Davis. A Home-Going service for Mr. Denford Stephen Davis beloved son of Lucy C.R. Davis, loving father to Stephen and Leah Davis, Angela Eaton mother of the children, brother to Erlene Campbell and Kelly Weakley in his 60th year of 10 Hermitage Lane, Smith’s will be held at Christ Church, Devonshire Today, February 15th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Christ Church, Devonshire Cemetery. Flowers may be sent. There Will Be No Viewing.  Also surviving are niece Paige Weakley;  Aunts Clarissa (the late Stanley) Woolridge and Janice Davis; Cousins  David (Ester) Davis of the U.S, Edward (Rev Betty)  Woolridge, Leonard (Marlene) Davis, Felicity (Gregory) Jacobs, Hilda (Kenneth) Meade, Selena Meade, Norriette Davis, Sheree Jacobs, Brian and David Davis Jr. of the U.S, Toriano (Tracie) Davis of the U.S, Leijay Rogers;  Godfather Leslie Ming, The Davis, Vanputten and Hermitage Lane families and friends. Colours may be worn.


Dorothea Elizabeth Pemberton


AUGUSTUS FUNERAL HOME REGRETS TO ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF: – Ms. Dorothea Elizabeth Pemberton. A Home-Going service for Ms. Dorothea Elizabeth Pemberton daughter of the late Catherine Albouy, loving mother to Michael (Lovette), Arnold (Diane), Phillip (Janet), Raheem Shakir and the late June Pemberton, sister to Maybelle (May) Albouy, the late Edward (Spanky) Albouy and Enid Seaman in her 82nd year of 3 Upland Lane, Devonshire will be held at Christ Church, Devonshire Today, February 14th, 2014 at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at Christ Church Devonshire. Flowers may be sent. There Will Be No Viewing. Also surviving are grandchildren: Amanda Fletcher, EZ-Zarha’, Naza, Miles, Shakie, Andrea Pemberton, Barnett (Garfield), Taury Whitter, Aundell and Arnae Lightbourne, Larry Robinson, Lakeisha Raynor,  great grandchildren: Kenneth, Shaquille, She’ Vaughn, Asia, Aryana, Tauryn; brother-in-law: Arthur Pemberton (Carol), Edwin (Bishop) Seamon; sister-in-law: Elvia Eve (Malcolm); special nieces: Carolyn and Lynette Pemberton, Laverne Albuoy; numerous nieces and nephews; godchildren: Jewell (Wears) Lightbourne, Elroy Weeks; special friends: Eldon Pemberton (Ruth) father of children; Cicily Outerbridge, Helena Brice, Ursula Lovell, Marion Paul, Joan Burgess, Winnie Batson, Dionne Morrison, Audrey Nelson, Murine Erskin, Leonie Roache, Tadeisha Snow and Christ Church Devonshire Family, Senior Islanders (Admerty House), The Dawn Swimmers (John Smith’s Bay) numerous family and friends.

Hessie Lucille Wells


AUGUSTUS FUNERAL HOME REGRETS TO ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF: – Mrs. Hessie Lucille Wells. A Home-Going service for Mrs. Hessie Lucille Wells beloved wife of the late Edwin Wells, daughter of the late Cornelius and Vena Dyer, loving mother to June L. Daniels and the late Edwin (Farmer) Wells, sister to Albert Dyer (Barbara), Ellen Cartwright the late George Dyer (Nelda) and Alice Russell (Earl “Townsey”) in her 87th year of 12 Bean Dale Spanish Point, Pembroke will be held at St. John’s Church, Pembroke on Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery. Flowers may be sent. Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Augustus Funeral Home Rose Chapel this evening Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 from 7:30 – 9:00 pm only. Also surviving are grand-children: Malcolm and Mervin Symonds, Melita O’Connor (Victor); great grand-children: Malika O’Connor Evans (Jah-Quan) and Maverick O’Connor; great great grand-children: Xaionae O’Connor, Jah-Marley and Jah-Quan Jr.  Evans; numerous nieces and nephews; special friends: Marjorie Simmons, Joan Simons, Rose Tucker and the Liberty Theatre Staff; special care-givers: Sherry Moore, and  Kathy-Ann and Willis Steede. Colors Can BE Worn.