Laverne Furbert

February 20, 2021

[Augustus Funeral Home and Cremation Service]

We regret to announce the passing of Ms. Eleanor LaVerne Furbert.

A Homegoing service for the late E. LaVerne Furbert, daughter of the late Bertie and Sylvia Furbert [Darrell], loving mother to Vance Chapman [Vanita] and Dr. David Chapman [Basira], in her 75th year of 15 My Lord’s Bay Lane, Hamilton Parish, will be held at the First Church of God, North Shore, on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 12pm.

Private Internment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Hamilton Parish.

There will be no viewing.

Lovingly remembered by grandchildren Morgan Chapman, Asanté and Judah Chapman, Xavier Ramsay, Zen Joseph, Jahdari and Jahmaya Chapman; sisters G. Maxine Esdaille [Furbert] and the late Cheryl E. Eve [Furbert]. Nephews Jonathan Eve [Keisha] and Omari Esdaille; Niece Tracey-Lynn Salaam [Jamal]; great nieces Kiemari and Soraiya Esdaille; great nephews Jair and Jekai Eve and Solomon Salaam; Aunt Coralita Darrell; Cousins Vaughan Fubler [Kathy], Edwin Darrell [Kay], Glenn Fubler [Deonn], Gilbert Darrell Jr., Miriam Smith [Graham]; Grace Swan, Arthur Hodgson; Janet Lambert [Goodwin], Kay Williams [Warren]; very special friends Eugene Coddington, Gryneth Robinson, Phyllis Caisey, Paula Tucker, Linda Wilson, Mary-Jane Simmons, Elizabeth Saunders, Esme Williams, Patricia Salaam, Donna Rose Cooper, MP Derek Burgess, Dr. Ewart Brown; The Bermuda Industrial Union Family, The PLP family; The Berkeley Institute Class of 1963; The Hamilton Parish Council; godchildren Jamal Salaam, Keenan Tucker, Romeika Brangman, Samantha Hartwell and Derek Tucker-Peters; relatives and friends far too numerous to mention. All Covid-19 protocols will be strictly followed [wearing of masks inside church, temperature checks, sanitization and contact tracing]. Due to the Government Covid-19 policy which limits the number of persons for indoor funerals, attendance will be by Invitation Only, but the service will be aired on KDTV [One Communications channel 27, Digicel channel 85] and ZBM/ZFB [One Communications and Digicel channels 7 and 9].

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Covid-19 precautions are to be observed. Mask and hand sanitation will be required and social distancing observed.

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