We announce the death of 86-year-old Roma Theodora Thomas better known as Ma Jones, Ma Kykoon. She died on Wednesday 20th July 2022 at her residence at Fortune.
She lives to mourn her sons Melvin, Peter, and Derrick Thomas, daughters Jacqueline Michael and Rosemund Thomas Tonge in Antigua Sons-in-law Ian Tonge and Bruce Michael in Antigua daughter in law Ruthenia Thomas. 4 stepdaughters Rose, Rosetta, Clemencia & Jemma Thomas. 1 stepson John (Mingus)Thomas.
Brothers: Matthew and Simon Cyprien. Sisters: Maise Thomas and Mary Cyprien in California.
9 grandsons: Glen Toussaint (Antigua), Jeurmel, Jad, Keion, Mani Thomas, Sean & Dilan Tonge (USA), Deon Michael, Trafton Browne (Antigua)
5 granddaughters: Jacquil Michael (Antigua) Rumelia (USA) &Melva Thomas, Sparkle & Jubilee Tonge (Antigua)
11 Great gran: Eva, Logan, Jean-luc, Jermimah, Saba, Dnijah, Cassesslia, Maxwell, Lola, Jeurlanie, Jershanel
12 Nephews which includes Stanley, Avandale, Robert & Alvin (USA), Desmond, Peter, Franklyn, Ashley, Winston, Kelvin (England), and David and Curtis in Dominica.
7 Nieces including Glenda, Janna & Doreen (California), Delia, Francess, Susan, and Gloria (England).
Close family members Valda, Gertrude, Agatha, Norma, Norine, Rosie, Letangs, Cyprien & Thomas’ both here and abroad
Church family Newtown CUC her doctors Dr. Velda Wade & Dr. Irving McIntyre. Parliamentary representative of Roseau South The Hon Chekeria Lockart Hypolite Close neighbors & friends Mrs Charles, Evonne, Ma Coffee & Ma Jan, Lucy, her vendor friends at Courts, and the People of the community of Newtown and Fortune.
The funeral service of Roma Theodora Thomas will be held on Friday 5th August at Newtown Christian Union Church. Viewing will be at 2:30 and the service at 3:00 pm and the interment at the Roseau Public Cemetery.