POUNDER – MYRTLE SYSTERIAH, aged 95, formerly of Church Village St. Philip and Farm Road Terrace, St. Philip entered into rest on Friday, January 27, 2023 at the Achazia Retirement Home, St. John.
Wife of the late Francis Pounder. Daughter of the late Charlotte Mapp. Sister of the late Vincent Parke and Horace Mapp and Selbourne Harris (Aunt Sol). Mother of Francis (Billy), Opal and Edward Pounder, Betty Barker, Elva Best and Dr. Danielle Davis. Mother in-law of Beverley and Normel Pounder, Edward Barker and the late Richard Barker. Grandmother of Gail, Bruce, Duane, Karis, Jamal, Delmar, Shani, Liam and Tuesdai. Great-grandmother of 5. Aunt of Maureen, Melly, Thalston (Canada), Donald, Bernadine, Annie, Curtis, David, Algie, Linda, Beverly (U.S.A.), Dr. Danielle Davis and the late Ivan Weekes. Great-aunt of many. Relative of Alex and David Harewood Family, Waveney Bailey and family, Edward and Grace Barker (U.S.A.), The Mapp and Harris Family.
Special Mention to Mrs. Andria Johnson and the Staff of Achazia, Minister(s) and the congregation of St. Philip Parish Church, Grace Hill and Calvary Moravian Church and many others.
A service of celebration and thanksgiving will be held on Friday, February 17, 2023 at St. Philip’s Parish Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:00 p.m. followed by the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 12:30 a.m. on Friday.
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