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Marie Greenidge September 21, 2021

Date of Funeral

October 2, 2021

Marie Ilene Greenidge née Burgess of Dash Road and Corner of 2nd Avenue Bank Hall, St. Michael entered peacefully into rest at the beautiful age of 87 years on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Widow of Harcourt Greenidge;

Mother of Michael Grant;

Adoptive mother of Marcia Harding;

Caring granny of Shanaye Harding and Jachera Briggs;

Sister of Lorna Shirley Phillips, Lionel Burgess, Anne Batson, and the late Arthur Burgess and Pearl Seales;

Sister-in-law of Verona Burgess, Marjorie and Oliver Greenidge (Olga), Joyce McGeary (Ernest), Myriel Heywood (Ivan), Glenville Gill, and the late Eleanor Jones, Glyne and Laughton Greenidge and Harold Seales;

Adoring aunt of Cheryl and Marlyne Burgess, Rodney Phillips, Annette and Robert Seales and eleven others;

Cousin of Yvonne Wood, Marilyn St. Hill-Walker, Harriett Cheltenham and many more, too numerous to mention;

Mother-in-Law of Marina Augustine-Grant;

Nuturing godmother of Duane and Derek Weekes, Andwele Sandiford, Matthew Alleyne, Melissa Watkins and others who she cared for over the years with her love for children and young people;

A member of the large and extended Smart and Quintyne families;

Close family friend of Marie and Dosty Weekes, Jane Briggs, Eula Watkins, Anne Nurse, Linda Carrington-Green and family and the late Mrs. Lewis (Jones Land, Black Rock);

Friend of many.

The funeral of the late Marie Ilene Greenidge née Burgess leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Saturday, October 2, 2021 for the Bethel Methodist Church, Bay Street, St. Michael where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10 a.m. for the service. The funeral will then proceed to Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church for the interment.

Live streaming at https://eternally-cherished.online/MarieGreenidge

The Organist is kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Saturday, October 2, 2021 no later than 7 a.m.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Friday, October 1, 2021 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

All Covid-19 protocols must be acknowledged.


  1. REPLY
    Grace Frederick says

    To Michael, Marina and Jachera:

    We would like to express our deepest condolences to this family. May our Lord gives you the strength you need at this grieving time and comfort in knowing that she is now in the good hands of our Lord. We’ll keep you in our prayers. Michael, may your Mum’s soul rest in eternal peace. AMEN.

    Hugs and love,


  2. REPLY
    Matthew alleyne says

    A life filled with love and kindness a beautiful personality a teacher a friend and the most caring person I have ever known you will always have my love and respect thank you for the memories I will cherish sleep well God Mother until we meet again.

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