Violet Drummond-Griffith

It is with profound sadness that the family announces the death of
Sunrise: February 18, 1933 Sunset: September 13, 2020
aged 87
late of Newton Terrace, Christ Church, formerly of Hannays, St. Lucy, Oldham, United Kingdom and Beulalin Retirement Retreat
Founder of Cosmopolitan Association and Choir

Daughter of the late Carlotta Broomes and Charles Mahon.
Mother of Linda Griffith-Bowen and Pauline Alleyne (both of Ocean View Nursing Services and Beulalin Retirement Retreat), Yoland and Carl Griffith (UK), the late Harriet Browne and Michael Drummond.
Grandmother of Damian, Zoe, Ricky, Delroy, Beverley, Joanne, Jonathan, Janine, Roxie, Nandi, Shiquita, Divine, Maxwell and Joshua.
Great Grandmother of Nathan, Lydia, Savannah, Halle, Nubiah, Maliah, Aaron, Amelia, Ebony, Caiden, Jayvion, London, Shylan-Amalee, Ashanti, Antonia, Xion, Romii-Rae, Mia and Benni.
Great Great Grandmother of Ava.
Sister of Jeanette Doughty (USA).
Aunt of Isolene, Carmin, Troy, Leo, Dennis and others.
Adoptive Mother of many.
Relative of the Roach, Griffith and Nicholls families
Friend of Dr. Ken McIntyre, Gus Logie, Claudine Squires (USA) and Members of the Cosmopolitan Association and Choir (Oldham, UK), Mrs. Ottley and Staff of Beulalin Retirement Retreat and Annex.
A service of celebration and thanksgiving will be held on Friday, October 02, 2020 at St. Martin Anglican Church, St. Philip, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. The cortege will then proceed to St. Lucy Parish Church for the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 7:30 a.m. on Friday. The body of late Violet Elmetha Drummond-Griffith, M.B.E. will repose in the Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel, Lyndhurst Funeral Home on Thursday, October 01, 2020 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

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Oct 02 2020


10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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  • Timezone: America/Toronto
  • Date: Oct 02 2020
  • Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
St. Martin's Anglican Church


St. Martin's Anglican Church
St Martins Anglican Church, ST.Martins, Barbados
Russell Griffith

Funeral Director

Russell Griffith
(246) 426-4170

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Norma Parris Norma Parris wrote on October 1, 2020 at 12:06 pm
The NCBA-UK, sends Condolences to the Families of Violet Drummond-Griffith, one of the Founder members of the NCBA. May her many achievements and contributions to the diaspora and at home, be shared memories filled with love.
NCBA - Chair.
Colleen Harvey Colleen Harvey wrote on October 1, 2020 at 8:03 am
My condolences to Linda, Pauline and family on the passing off your Mother Violet Griffith. May she R I P and R I G.
Caroline Roach Caroline Roach wrote on September 29, 2020 at 5:17 pm
Deepest condolences to my Godmother Yoland Griffith and the entire family. Thinking of you all. Gone but never forgotten. Sending love and prayers from the Roach family ❤️❤️????.
Funeral NoticePlease note that the funeral for Marcellus Louis is on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Topic: Grieving Differently with COVID 19In this Social Work Season 2021 of Love and Loss ... Sunday March 21 takes us to a place of 'Loss'

'Ubuntu' I am because We are standing on the foundation built by Social Worker Legends. Much of today is being built on COVID 19. It has caused much delayed grief, new funeral arrangements and new fears to enter a funeral home or to touch a loved one.

To take us through this COVID 19 Grieving differently is Mr. Peter Griffith, Funeral Director of Lyndhurst Funeral Home.

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To Our Valued Families
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This year has been a challenging year forcing us to adapt to life in the midst of a global pandemic.

We can say, we did it, we’ve made it!!
We have been made stronger for what lies ahead.
Together we will make it in 2021.

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