Mary Ann Wilchcombe

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Funeral service for Mary Ann Wilchcombe, age 79 years, a resident of #8 Epsom Road, Freeport, and formerly of Nassau, will be held on Saturday, July 30th, 2016, at 11:00 am, at The Pro-Cathedral of Christ the King Anglican Church, Pioneer’s Way and East Atlantic Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama.  Officiating will be Rev. Marie Roach-Hepburn assisted by Archdeacon Keith Cartwright. Interment will follow in The Grand Bahama Memorial Park # 2.    

Left to cherish her precious memories are: Daughters: Jacqueline Wilchcombe-Ramsey, Keva, Judith, Linden, Wilchcombe; Sons: The Honorable Obediah H. Wilchcombe, M. P., Minister of Tourism, Jackson, Linden, Claude ,Christopher, and Richard Wilchcombe ; Adopted children: Kirkland Russell Sr., Catherine Sands, Christine Sands-Been, Yvonne Sands, Heather Strachan, Adrienne Sands, Michelle Sands, Bonnie Basden, Basil and Desmond Sands; Grand-children: Lynden, Julio, Sharad, Brandan, Charles, Brenden,  Michael, Tevin, Kadeem, Obie Cheryl, Alisa, Adia, Brandy; Great grand-children: K'ylin, Stameko, Lamar, Lamia, Tyrel, Lyn'a, Laila, Maliah, Michael, Mickelle, Shamarzio, Sharad, Connor, Khari, and Adayzcha; Sisters: Gloria Delancy, Evelyn Lightbourne, Henrietta Arthur Mullings, Icilda Stuart, Mary Duhaney,  Evenglia Jolly, Annis Musgrove, Jencie Higgins, Doranda Russell, Rolander Johnson, and Judy Braynen; Brothers: Will Arthur, Cleveland Beneby, Gregory Mullings, Daniel Williams, Liston and Harry Jones; Sisters in-law: Olga Wilchcombe, Louise Butterfield, Lorraine Arthur, Yvonne Scott, Lita Jones, Christine Beneby, and Patrice Williams; Brothers in-law: Lionel Douglas, Harold Gray, Charles Johnson Sr., Stephen Russell Sr., and Huel Braynen Sr.; Nieces: Gwendolyn Dorsette, Donnalee Murray ,  Joyann Tucker, Chrisker Bridgewater, Renee Lightbourne-Gibson, Vanessa Lightbourne, Shenell Duncombe (Scheffan Duncombe), Desiree Burrows, Raquel Deveaux, Charmaine Poitier, Portia Nottage, Marsha Major, Sandra Duhaney, Patrice Gibson, Shirley Pinder, Gina, Natasha, and Michelle Stuart, Sheila Williams, Barbara and Beverley Gray, Debra Lloyd, Claudia Watson, Shanika Jones, Evelyn Glinton, Desiree Aranah, Rochelle Wilkerson, Joyann Saunders, Marvel Lightbourne, Tyrenda Russell, Geleatta Johnson, Carol, Laura, and Darcia Musgrove, Anissia Powell, Brendalee and Sherica Jolly, Velencia Juice, Latosha Scott, Josette, Aretha, and Tredicia Wilchcombe, Lillian Adderley, Andrea, Bridgette, Audajha, Audjhanae, Cindy and Sharon Wilchcombe; Nephews: Charles (Chuckie) Bridgewater, Vernon and Derick Delancy, Kevin Thompson-Delancy, Tony and Terry Rigby, Ryan Davis, Hubert, Lionel, Wilfred, George, and Michael Douglas, Tyrone Deveaux, Neville Wilchcombe Jr., Dion and Deondre Russell, Jeremy and Perry Higgins, Geovanni Bain, Geraldo Outten, Sanford, Thomas, and Greg Duhaney, Jeffery, Geoffrey, and Deangelo Stuart, Wellington Grey, Stephon and Stephen Russell Jr., Charles Johnson Jr., Javon and Huel Braynen, Vincent and Jervane Musgrove, Leroy and Lofton Jolly, Treason Jr., Clifton, Mario and Carlton Wilchcombe, Barry and Kevin Scott, Dexter, Derek, Tony, Aaron, Denaj, and Steven Wilchcombe ; Daughter in-law: Karen Wilchcombe; Granddaughter in-law: Shoron and Leslia Wilchcombe, and Nadinique Guillory; God- children: Katherine Forbes-Smith, Edith Johnson, Rengin Johnson,  Kadeshia Gibson, and Dustin Forbes; Special friends: Gloria Forbes, The Honourable Dr. Micheal Darville, M.P., Minister for Grand Bahama, Laurie Lady Miller, Mother Laura Roberts, Marie Russell, Sheila Parker, Prophetess Andrea Hepburn, Dennis and Pearl Hall, Christine Major, Mabel Gibson, Loren Johnson, Nurse Pamela Ferguson, Sister Whymms, Sybil Dean, Betty Sweeting, Betty Cooper and family, Pleasant Bridgewater, Mr. Gurney and Mrs. Debra Armstrong, Renee Moss, Katherine Forbes and Family, Shirley (Faye) Nixon, Dicey Fitzgerald, Raymond Neymour, Patricia Smith, Antoinette Neely, Portia Neely-Smith, Mr. Gary & Mrs. Helen Barnett, Mr. & Mrs. Theophilus Davis, Elizabeth McKenzie, Kathleen Williams, Sandra Gray, Dolly Stuart, Adamae Deveaux, Lisa Hield, Gloria Pedican, Naomi Simmons, Catherine Longley, Andrea Jenoure, Isabelle Boothby, Emphemie Russell, Lashard Carey, Charlene Harding, Howard Smith, Denrod Kelly Jr., Nuvolari Chotoosingh, Opera Paul, Charlene DeGregory, Janet, Andrea, and Pamela Carey, Dawn Weech, Sharon Griffin, Howard Rolle, Mrs. Edwina Sweeting-Williamson and family, Clifton Alverez, Viodell Carter, The Family of the late Adella Wilson, Betty Rand, Michelle Reckley, Mary Joseph, Omes Lightbourne, Artis Neely, Hilton Bowleg, and Jimmy Smith; friends: Wade Watson, Darrel Rolle, Amanda Adderly, Queenie Gibson, Joyann Stuart-McIntosh, Cabrena Adderley, and Lillimae Brown; numerous friends and relatives including : Nathalie Gordon and family, Esther Knowles , Horton Rigby , Joseph Rigby ,  The family of the late Fairleen Lightbourne-Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Joe O'Brien , Delores Stubbs , Ms. Miriam Musgrove Wally Robinson and families; great appreciation and gratitude to: Archdeacon Harry Bain, Reverend Marie Roach-Hepburn, Archdeacon Keith Cartwright, The Rand Memorial Medical and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Doctors and Nurses, especially Nurse Mitchell, Nurse Stubbs, Nurse Pamela Ferguson, and Nurse Brenda Rahming: Doctors: Monique Pratt, Winston F. Forbes, Augustine Ohueyl, Ronald Knowles, Vincent Burton, and Diedre Nelson.

Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Yager Funeral Home & Crematorium, Queen’s Highway, on Friday from 12:00 noon until 6:00 p.m., and at the church on Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. until service time.