03 May Contessa Octavia Clarke nee Brandford
Contessa Octavia Clarke nee Brandford, also known as “Jenny” of Walker’s Road, Ellerton, St. George entered…
Contessa Octavia Clarke nee Brandford, also known as “Jenny” of Walker’s Road, Ellerton, St. George entered peacefully into rest at age 82. Former member of the People’s Cathedral Congregation and Choir.
Daughter of the late Cecil Alfred and Olga Leotta Brandford.
Mother of Shelly Hope-Reece (Retired Employee, G.P.O.), Eian Clarke (Trowel Plastics B’dos Ltd) and Kirtland Clarke (United States Embassy, Bridgetown).
Grandmother of Eian Clarke II, Keenan, Jed, Keno, Keturah, Shem and Khrisma Clarke.
Sister of Monica Lawson (U.S.A.), Audine Brandford-Bayley (U.K.) and Eureta Brandford.
Niece of Waple Thomas.
Aunt of Dawn and Derek Bayley (U.K.), David Lawson and Natasha Lawson (U.S.A.).
Great Aunt of Dion and others.
Beloved Cousin of Gretchen Alman, Arthur and Erwin Thomas, Hortensia Ward and Toni Harewood.
Mother-in-law of Trevor Reece and Corrinne Clarke.
Godmother of Ariana Stuart and many others.
Relative of the Brandford, Harewood, Thomas, Clarke and Lashley families.
Friend of Desmond Sisnett, Fitzgerald Brereton, Daphne Reid, Janice Johnson, June Watts, Mrs. Ermie Birkett, Elvira Lashley, Rosie Skeete, Monica Rock, Mr. Ripple, Gilda Newton, Sheila, the Sisnett, Reece, Stuart, Weir, Hope and Maynard families and many others.
The funeral of the late Contessa Octavia Clarke nee Brandford leaves Earl’s Funeral Home, Half Moon Fort, St. Lucy, on Wednesday, May 8th at 11:30 a.m. for The People’s Cathedral, Bishop’s Court Hill, St. Michael where relatives and friends are asked to meet for the Service of Thanksgiving at 1:30 p.m. The cortege will then proceed to St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Brighton, St. George for a second service and the interment at 3:30 p.m. The organist and choir are kindly asked to attend.
The body of the late Contessa Octavia Clarke nee Brandford, will repose for viewing at the St. Luke’s Anglican Church Hall, Mount Hill, St. George 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday.
Floral tributes may be sent to Earl’s Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday.