Group Title: Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
Title: Funeral Booklet for Grace U. Gordon
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 Material Information
Title: Funeral Booklet for Grace U. Gordon
Series Title: Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Estate of Grace U. Gordon
Institute for Museum and Library Services (National Leadership Grant Award, ND-00026) ( Donor )
 Subjects
Subject: Gordon, Grace U.
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: CA01300127
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


GRACE URANIA WHEATLEY GOR)
April 16, 1910 August 25, 1972


CHRIST CHURCH METHODIST
St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
L RAHAMAT KHAN, SUPERINTENDENT




Tuesday, Aelgst 29, 1972


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Grace lrania Wheatley was born on April 16,
1910. She was the first child of Anna and
Osorio S. Wheatley.

For many years Grace was an active mem-
ber of the Progrssive Guide and a Girl
Scout leader. She also was a member of the
Youth commissionn of the Virgin Islands.

She was an Employment Service Interviewer
from September 9th, 1962, to 1968 when she
was promoted on March 11, 1968, to Local
Office Manager, the position she held until
her passing on August 25th, 1972.





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IMMEDIATE SURVIVORS
Mother Mrs. Anno C. Wheatley
Son Rex Gordon
Sister Mrs. Louise Wheatley Arnett
Brothers Andre, Raphael, Bernard, Charles,
Calvin, Reuben and Henry
Daughter-in-Law Mrs. Olgi Gordon














PALLBEARERS


ACTIVE
Rex Gordon
Charles Wheatley
Raphael Wheatley
Henry Wheatley
Calvin Wheatley
Reuben Wheatley
Orthneil Wheatley
Lionel Sackey


HONORARY
Roy Anduze, Sr.
James Bough
Dante DeCastro
Henry Houser
Edmund Penn
Rufus Vanderpool
John P. Scott
Rhudel White
Wilbur Adams


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THE BODY WILL LIE IN STATE AT CHRISTCHURCH
METHODIST FROMZOO T0300 P.M. ON AUGUST 29TH.
FUNERAL SERVICE AT 3:00 P.M. INTERNMENT AT
THE WESTERN CEMETERY.








FUNERAL PROCESSION



PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER

FLOWERS (CARS)

MINISTER'S CAR

FUNERAL CORTEGE

HONORARY PALLBEARERS

FAMILY

MOURNERS' CARS

RELATIVES

GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND CO-WORKERS

FRIENDS




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AT THE GRAVESIDE



Funeral Meditation and Prayers

Hymn Peace, perfect Peace
No. i n '.! nthodiis Hiy;.n Fook No. 5 in txick

Hymn Abide with Me
N'o. 948 ,n ,.Melthcdit Hy:.n ,ook No. 6 in oack




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