It is with great sorrow that we announce the death of a beloved Norma Elese Francis of Douglin’s Road, Weston, St. James and formerly of Chalky Mount, St. Andrew. She was a standing member of the Garden SDA Church and a Sous Chef of Tides Restaurant Holetown, St. James; she was a friend to everyone she met and a source of strength for all who knew her.
Daughter of Millicent Vaughn and of the late Stanley Holloway
Beloved wife of Merville Francis
Mother of Glenroy and Oneal Benskin, Kimberley Francis and Katrina Mundle;
Step mother of Carlos Ramsay and Shernelle Lynch;
Adoptive mother of Anthony Thompson;
Grandmother of Ayana, Zaria and Chole (USA), Dwaneisha, Oniah and Da-venchi;
Sister of Elaine Greene, Janet Marshall (UK), Margarette and Gregory Small, Michael, Hendy and Roy Benskin;
Aunt of Kathy and Carla Greene, Leon Hoquee-Cott and 14 others
Great Aunt of Toria Jemmott, Shane and Shanice Greene and many others
Sister-in-law of Janice (USA), Rudolph, Else and Anderson Francis;
Cousin of Wilma Holder, Esme Farrell and many others
Close Friend of Evelyn Hypolite, Harriet Griffith, Coreen Scotland and Sherry (USA) and Sophia Clarke
Relative of the Benskin, Holloway, Farrell, and Francis family.
The life of Norma Elese Francis will be celebrated in a Thanksgiving service on Thursday, 02nd May, 2019 at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, The Garden, St. James where relatives and friends are ask to meet at 2:00pm. Tributes commence at 1:00pm. The cortege will then proceed to the St. James Cemetery for the interment.
Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 12 noon on Thursday, 02nd May, 2019.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Wednesday, 01st May, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.