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||Funeral Booklet for Rozelia E. George
||Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
||Estate of Rozelia E. George
Institute for Museum and Library Services (National Leadership Grant Award, ND-00026) ( Donor )
||George, Rozelia E.
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Caribbean ( lcsh )
||North America -- United States Virgin Islands
||The Enid M. Baa Library of the Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums (DLAM) has acquired an extensive collection of memorial booklets since the early 1970's for U. S. Virgin Islands residents. Booklets are usually more than 10 pages long and give details of the life and family connections of the deceased.
for the late
ROZELIA ELIZA-DAWSON GEORGE
MARCH 17TH, 1896 OCTOBER 9TH, 1981
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16TH, 1981
JOHN THOMAS MEMORIAL
12:00 1:00 P.M.
CHRIST CHURCH METHODIST
Rozelia Eliza Dawson George was born in Long Look, Tortola, B.V.I. to
Arbella Crab and Alexander Dawson on March 17th, 1896.
"Miss Rose" or "Ma" as she was affectionately called will be mostly
remembered for her gentle manner and deep religious beliefs.
In 1923 "Ma" married the late Charles Elias George. During her life-time,
she was the mother of 18 children, but she still found time to work alongside
her late husband in the fields.
After the death of her husband Charles Elias George, "Ma" moved to St.
Thomas in 1972. She lived with her daughter Cynthelia Turnbull until the time
of her death. She was a member of the Christ Church Methodist.
She will be missed by her family as well as her many other relatives and
"My times are in thy hand"
TO OUR MOTHER AND GRANDMOTHER
To some you were Ma
To others Rose
To us you'll always he Ma
Our lovely, lovely dear Rose.
From your Children and Grandchildren
THE ORDER OF SERVICE
SCRIPTURE SENTENCE AND INVOCATION
HYMN NO. 600 "0 MASTER LET ME WALK WITH THEE"
EULOGY PASTOR DOUGLAS GILLIES
PRAYERS AND THE LORD'S PRAYER
READING OF PSALM 23 (SAID IN UNISON)
SOLO "WHERE AM I GOING" By Bernadine Durante
DUET "IN A MILLION YEARS" By Cynthelia Turnbull & Clarisa Durante
READING FROM THE NEW TESTAMENT: Revelation 7-9-17. Romans 8:31 FF;
St. John 14:39-27
HYMN NO. 498 "ROCK OF AGES"
READING OF THE EULOGY
PRAYERS OF THANKSGIVING
THE COMMENDATION AND OTHER PRAYERS
CLOSING HYMN NO. 658 "FOREVER WITH THE LORD
E JOYCE GEORGE
L VIVIAN DURANTE
N 84 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN
MANY OTHER RELATIVES AND FRIENDS
HONORARY PALL BEARERS