Group Title: Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
Title: Funeral Booklet for James O. Georges
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 Material Information
Title: Funeral Booklet for James O. Georges
Series Title: Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Estate of James O. Georges
Institute for Museum and Library Services (National Leadership Grant Award, ND-00026) ( Donor )
 Subjects
Subject: Georges, James O.
Human relations
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Caribbean   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States Virgin Islands
Caribbean
 Notes
Abstract: 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.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: CA01300119
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of the Virgin Islands
Holding Location: Enid M. Baa Library and Archives, Virgin Islands Department of Libraries, University of the Virgin Islands
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

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FUNERAL SERVICE


FOR THE LATE
Sir James Olva Georges
Kt. O.BE.
JULY 14th 1890 MARCH 27th 1976


Road Town Methodist Church
Tortola, B.V.I.
STuesday 30th March 1976










PALL BEARERS


Honorary
Mr J. R. O'Neal, O.B.E.
Mr H. L. O'Neal, M.B.E.
Mr H. R. Penn, O.B.E.
Mr McW. Todman, O.B.E.
Dr N. E. A. Harrigan, M.B.E.
Mr H. O. Creque, O.B.E.
Hon. L. Stoutt
Mr G. Christopher

Active
Royal Virgin Islands Police








Immediate' Mourners
Mrs Mar'y Long
Miss Anna Georges
Miss Olivia Georges
Miss Louise Georges
Mrs Kathleen Georges
Mrs Marguerite O'Neal
Dr and Mrs Thomas Georges
Dr and Mrs Edward Georges
Mr and Mrs Cecil Georges





















Officiating Minister
Rev. Leonard Carty, M.B.E., Methodist Super.

Prayers
The Rev Father John Hennessy, Episcopal Church
The Rev Father John Valentine, Roman Catholic Church

Readers
Sister Edris Christopher
Rev John Charles
Mr McWelling Todman, O.B.E.

Eulogy
Dr. N. E. A. Harrigan, M.B.E.

Musical Selection
Combined Methodist Choirs (Road Town)

Organist
Mrs Rosa Vanterpool


















SIR JAMES OLVA GEORGES, Kt. 1971, O.B.E. 1960

Senior Member, firm of J. W. W. Georges, General Merchants since 1909;
Chairman, Public Service Commission; Member, Judicial and Legal
Commission, the Virgin Islands; Married 1916, Eunice Egberta O'Neal.
Educated at Road Town Methodist School, and Antigua Grammer
School.
: Merchant; B.V.I. Deputy Commissioner 1946, 1954, 1956, and
administrator for one month in 1962. Representative at W.I. Federation
s (Barbados, Jamaica); Member: Inter-Virgin Islands Conference
1951; Salaries Commission, Scholarships Committee, Methodist
rgnist, Choir Master, Class leader for over 50 years and Circuit
Steward 1939-64.

















ORDER OF PROCESSION


Conmunity Band
Police Guard
Boys Brigade
Boy Scouts
Giri Guides
Red Cron
Clergy
Heane, flanked by Police and Pall Bearers
Immediate family of the Deceased
State Representatives
Other Mourner


Route
Up Main Street, turning right onto Fleming Street, thence left into
Fishlock Road, pausing momentarily opposite the Legislative Council
Chamber an thence onwards to the Methodist Cemetery.

A Guard of Honour of all unifrmed groups will line the route com-
mencing from immediately beyond Sunday Morning well to the Cemetery.

The Community Band will continue onwards and take up their position
beyond the entrance to the Cemetery


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