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Phyllis Clarke March 30, 2021

Phyllis Ilene Clarke

Sunset: March 9, 2021

Age 94 of King Edward Road, Bank Hall, St. Michael; retired Seamstress of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Widow of Hilton Clarke;

Loving mother of Livingstone Clarke and Estalita Woodhouse (UK), Angela Wilkinson and Rhonda Halls (USA), Everton (DJ Dove) Clarke, Deborah Griffith, Ricardo Clarke and the Late Henderson Clarke;

Adoptive mother of Sharon Griffith;

Beloved grandmother of Carolann Wilkinson, Ryan Dates, Onika Crawford, Vincent Griffith Jr, Akia Clarke, Ashanta Clarke, Michael Malloy and 16 others;

Great grandmother of 29;

Great great-grandmother of 11;

Sister of Marie Sealy and the late Doris Hinds, Adina Alleyne and Joseph Edey;

Aunt of Arletta Hinds, Elaine Augustin and others;

Mother-in-Law of Marwin Clarke, Phillip Woodhouse, John Wilkinson, Vincent Griffith, Lindsay Clarke and Andre Woto;

Godmother of Julianne Williams and Cyriline Dorson;

Relative of the Clarke and Edey families;

Friend of Muriel Licorish, Ira Greenidge and the Whitepark Wesleyan Holiness Church family, Marietta Blackman and Amanda Davis(caregivers).

The Service of Celebration for the Life of Phyllis Ilene Clarke takes place on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 10 a.m., at Whitepark Wesleyan Holiness Church, St. Michael; followed by interment at Westbury cemetery.

Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Saturday, April 3, 2021, no later than 8 a.m.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

All Covid-19 protocols must be acknowledged. 


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    Ingrid Husbands Griffith says

    Gran, even though I have never met you, I felt like I knew you , listening to Ryan talk about you. I know the voidcyouvhave left in his heart but I also know that you will watch over him as you always did Soar with the Angels and continue to smile, knowing that you will never be forgotten. Sleep in peace my dear.God has hot you.

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    Ingrid Husbands Griffith says

    Gran, I never met you but hearing Ryan speak about , I felt like I knew you. You have left a void in his heart but I know you will watch over him in death as you did in life. May you soar with the Angels and smile down on us with that lovely smile of yours. Sleep on in peace. Gone but eternally in our hearts.

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    Margaret Niles-Baldwin says

    Our condolences to the Clarke family from the Niles family in the USA and Canada.

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    Margaret Niles-Baldwin says

    Our condolences to the Clarke family from the Niles family in the USA and Canada

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    Clyde Thompson says

    “My deepest condolences to you (sons & daughters) and your family during this time. Your mother was an awesome Lady and she will truly be missed.” May she RIP

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    Vincent Griffith says

    Rest in peace too my queen of the Clarke Family. I will always love you Gran Gran. Enjoy your journey with your Jesus whom you love and adore.

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    Vincent Griffith says

    Rest in Preace Gran Gran. I will never forget all the teaching you have given me in my pass 38 years of my life. I will forever love and cherish you for the rest of my life. #internationalwoman

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    Sonia Payne says

    May you continue to feel the presence and love of the Holy Spirit as He helps you through this time of sadness.
    Love from Ladies Aide Department of Brooklyn Ebenezer Gospel Tabernacle and the Payne family.

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