The pundits are curious about how it is that whenever the Bahamas Christian Council takes a decision, they go one way and the Roman Catholics and the Anglicans seem to go another. The chat is that the Romans don’t participate at all in the Bahamas Christian Council. The Anglicans do but they proceed to go […]
Senator Fred Mitchell at the funeral of Patricia Stuart, mother of Chef Brent Deveaux who resides in the Fox Hill constituency, Sweeting’s Colonial Mortuary 7 May 2020.
Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis and Senator Fred Mitchell at the funeral service of the late Michelle Butler at St Anselm’s cemetery with son Jamaal and her husband Anthony and in the photo below with her sister. 24 April 2020.
THE BRADELY ROBERTS FUNERAL IN PICTURES 9 November 2018 St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral
7 September 2018 Christ Church Cathedral Nassau, The Bahamas Photos By Peter Ramsay of the Bahamas Information Services For the first time in living memory a sitting Chief Justice has died. Stephen Issacs had barely been in the job two weeks before his demise. There was a state funeral for him and the full pageantry […]
The funeral of the late Aretha Franklin, otherwise known as the Queen of Soul was held in her native city of Detroit on Friday 31st August. It was quite an affair. Missing were the Obamas as in Michelle and Barak who were performing other duties at the memorial service at the Capital in the […]
The Government has announced a state funeral for the late Chief Justice Stephen Isaacs. The funeral will be held at the Christ Church Cathedral on Friday 7th September 2018 with full military honours. The following arrangements were announced about the courts. OFFICE OF THE JUDICIARY THE PUBLIC IS HEREBY NOTIFIED that due to Scheduled Events […]
Deputy Registrar General Darien Creary’s funeral service took place at Christ Church Cathedral on Saturday 25 August 2018. Former Attorney General Allyson Maynard Gibson, former Minister of State Michael Halkitis and Senator Fred Mitchell attended the service.
Paying final respects to the late patriarch Eric Sandsof Pleasant Bay, South Andros at the New Providence Seventh Day Adventist Church on Sunday 26 August
The poet and playwright James Catalyn’s funeral took place on Thursday 23rd August at the Christ Church Cathedral. He left a raft of instructions of dos and don’ts, wanted no fuss. He was cremated immediately after his death and there was no eulogy or sermon in the mass. He also wanted no pictures in the […]
The Cabinet Office announces today that a State-Recognized Funeral will be held for the late Mrs. Telator Strachan, O.B.E, former Senator, on Friday, 17th August, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Faith United Missionary Baptist Church, #31 Faith United Way, off Baillou Hill Road South. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Gardens Cemetery, Soldier Road. The […]
Ulrich Fox was a Black businessman of his time. He founded in the industrial park Holiday Ice. On it he raised his family and created Ulrich Fox Jr., aka Rick Fox, who became an international basketball star and actor and now television commentator. Rick is the closest thing we have to Sidney Poitier in […]
TRIBUTE BY THE HON. PHILLIP “BRAVE” DAVIS, LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION AT THE FUNERAL SERVICE FOE SENATOR CLARA ROSE HALL-KING ON 11TH MAY AT ST. AGNES CHURCH, NASSAU Nothing could have pleased me more than that I would have this opportunity to say farewell to a woman who meant so much to me, personally, […]
By Peter Ramsay Of The Bahamas Information Services 28 March 2018 St Anselm’s Church, Fox Hill Son the artists John Cox with his wife Erica and children Xelter and Story Archbishop Patrick Pinder with Senator Fred Mitchell Archbishop Patrick Pinder greets nieces Mary El Faturi and Denny Burnside Archbishop Patrick Pinder greets John Cox Son […]
Condolences by Obie Wilchcombe Former West End MP for Stalwart Councillor of the PLP. St Mary Magdalene Church I West End, Grand Bahama 27 January 2018 (Photos and video by C. Allen Johnson)
Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell at the funeral of Fidel Castro 29 November in Havana Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell against the backdrop of the crowds at the funeral for Fidel Castro in Havana 29 November Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with the Foreign Minister of Argentina Susana Malcorra at the funeral for Fidel Castro in Havana 29 […]
Fred Mitchell MP at the burial of Ruby “Ma Rubie” Percentie in Harbour Island on Saturday 27 February. Mrs. Percentie took over her husband’s businesses after he died unexpectedly in 1979 and left her with 8 children. A widow with no or little formal education, health she ran the businesses, making them […]
He was praised for his sense of patriotism toward The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands where we was born. When he died following a rich and varied life from his birth in 1936, he was a wealthy man, respected throughout his community. Edgar Outten’s funeral took place at the Church of God in Freeport […]
Attorney General Allyson Gibson viewing the remains. Minister of Youth Danny Johnson, Minister of State Khaalis Rolle and former Tourism Minister Vincent Vanderpool Wallace. Members of the Cabinet turned out to say farewell to Lionel Elliott a tireless youth worker and public servant at the Bahamas Faith Missions Myles Munroe Centre on Saturday 16 […]
Herbert Scott was one of the bright stars of the Class of 1970 of St Augustine’s College. He was an active member of St George’s Anglican Church and a founder of the singing group of Anglican Men called the Sons of Thunder. Sadly he passed away after a long illness. He was buried from Christ Church […]