Beckles, Velda Velera

Velda Velera Beckles age 86, of Fairfield Main Road, Black Rock, St. Michael, former Taxi-driver, Mother of Trevor – well known plumber, Shirley – Retired Principal Nursing Officer of Gordon Cummins District Hospital, Shelline – Executive Officer of the Ministry of Transport Works and Maintenance and Glenda Bourne – Management Consultant of the U.K., Sister of Diane, Vilma and Nadine – both of Georgia, U.S.A., Vernon Bourne, Barbara, Doris and Carlos of the U.S.A., Jennifer and Norman Howell and Owen Quintyne, Grandmother of Anthony St. John, Kareem of Grenada, Ayesha Maycock, Marsha and Theo Callender, Sharon and  Dwight Bourne  both of the U.S.A., Arusha and  Nadya Persaud, Jamila Smikle, Tia and Tahira Bourne-Wager of the U.K., Great-grandmother of seven, Friend of Ruby Cave, Kenneth Harvey, Antonio Downes, Sharon Boxill, Francine Watson, Lorraine Daniel, Wonder and Roderick Harding and many others.

The funeral of Velda Velera Beckles leaves Keith Jones Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Saturday 24th August, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. for James Street Methodist Church, Bridgetown where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for a service of thanksgiving.  The cortege will then proceed to Westbury Cemetery for the interment.

The organist and members of the church choir are asked to attend.

Floral tributes may be sent to Keith Jones Funeral Home no later than 12:00 noon on Saturday.

Visitation will take place in the Chapel of Keith Jones Funeral Home from 4:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Friday 23rd August, 2019.

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