Monthly Archives: April 2020


TAYLOR – On April, 22nd 2020. MARGARET of #6 Unity Lane, Gall Hill, Christ Church. Daughter of St Elmo Scantlebury-Walcott and the late Selwyn Scantlebury.  Special friend of the late Glene Foster.  Margaret gave birth to only one child but has been a “mother” to many more. She was known for her kind and generous spirit. Those who loved her and those whom she loved will miss her greatly. Daughter Renee Taylor. Grandmother of Rennelle Taylor-Prescott, Waynnel Taylor-Sargeant, Waynnico Sargeant, Romereo Greenidge & Huru Rock; Son-in-Law Wendell Layne. Adopted mother of Jamal Chase and many, many more. Sister of Charmaine Hoyte & Tyrel Scantlebury. Family friend of Azizi. Aunt of Amber Hoyte and many others. Cousin of Marsene Walcott and many more. Dear friend of Damien Edghill, Sassi and many more; Relative of the Taylor and Walcott families and others. Due to the restrictions of Covid-19, the funeral service and interment for immediate family members only, takes place at 1:00PM on Tuesday, 5th May, 2020 at Christ Church Cemetery.


LASHLEYSHARON INGRID HAZELL formerly of Paradise Heights, St. Michael. Sharon passed away peacefully at home in Reading, Berkshire, UK surrounded by her family. Daughter of Mavis Hazell and the late Fred Hazell. Loving wife of David Sean Lashley. Mother of Nathan, Graham & Luke Lashley (Lauren fiancee) UK. Grandmother of Liam Lashley. Sister of Andre (SVG), Kurt, Gregg  (USA) and Heath Hazell and Sandra Beale. Daughter in law of David and Judy Lashley. Sister in law of Sharon, Andrew (Dr. Tammaryn) and Dr. Jonathan Lashley, Rev. Sandra, Malissa and Cynthia Hazell, Errie Beale and the late Denise Hazell and Rebecca Lashley . Godmother to Jessica Hazell and Montana Dowding. Aunt and friend of many, including Suzie Ray and Janice Brock.

A funeral service and cremation took place at South Reading, Berkshire, England, at 10.45 am UK time on Thursday, 23rd April, 2020.


KING – Monica Jean Agatha (née Matthews)

Sunrise: August 31st 1933 – Sunset: April 12th 2020

 Of Goodland Gardens, Christ Church. Daughter of the late St. Elmo & Sylvia Matthews. Mother of Rosanne Nicholls, Randall King, Sandra Schiulaz, Michael King and Alison Payne. Grandmother of Ryan Da Silva, Teresa Da Silva, Christian Mark, Jessica Mark, Ashley King, Russell King and Dominic King. Step Grandmother of Xabier Nicholls, Eneko Nicholls and Ametza Fernandez. Great grandmother of 6. Mother-in-law of Douglas Nicholls, Tracey King, Peter Schiulaz , Michele King and Peter Payne. Sister of Basil Matthews, Doreen Jones, Barbara Wilson, June King, Shirley Nieto, Richard Matthews, the late Gordon,  Vernon, Anthony and Norma Matthews.

The funeral service and cremation for Monica Jean Agatha King will take place at Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church, for immediate family members only due to government restrictions for Covid19. A memorial service for relatives and friends to celebrate the life of Monica Jean Agatha King will be held at a later date and will be published in the near future.

The family of Monica Jean Agatha King would like to say thank you to all who have reached out with their kind words and prayers in this very difficult time.


Esmond Sylvanus Vanvieldt

Like A Comet Blazing, Across The Evening Sky, Gone Too Soon

Sunrise 16th August, 1954 – Sunset 4th April,2020

General Manager of Superior Plastics Ltd

Son of The late Nelo Esmond Vanvieldt & Pearl Alberta Vanvieldt.

Loving Husband of Mrs. Michelle Vanvieldt.

Beloved Father of Sean, Michael, Charles, Naomi Vanvieldt, Sherita Vanvieldt-Caleb (USA) & Juanita Vanvieldt-Sylvan (USA).

Grandfather of Mekhi Singh-Vanvieldt, Savannah, Joshua & Chloe Vanvieldt, Joshua Caleb (USA), Jaden, Kevin and Mya Sylvan (USA).

Brother of Patricia Ann Vanvieldt (England).

Uncle of John Burrowes (USA), Michael, Christopher and James Leverington (England) and many more from the Thompson Family.

Son-in-law of Ruth Thompson.

Father-in-law of Rashida Vanvieldt & Kerry Sylvan (USA).

Brother-in-law of Winne Standiford (USA), Myrlene King (USA), Jacqueline Woodroffe (USA) Richard, Osward, Anthony & Roland Thompson.

Former Husband of Anetha Austin (USA).

Dear Friend of Anthony Murrell, The late Bibian Ballantyne, The Youngs, Friends and Staff of Superior Plastics Ltd.


Due to the recently announced restriction placed on gatherings of 10 or more persons at a pubic venue, there will be a private service and cremation for The late Esmond Vanvieldt. A memorial service for the relatives and friends to celebrate the life of Esmond Vanvieldt will be held at a later date which would be announced in the near future.