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Olive Bryan Joseph Dies at 92

Olive Bryan Joseph

Olive Bryan Joseph, also known as “Jim,” of Herbert Grigg Homes, died on July 22. She was 92 years old.

She is preceded in death by her parents: Florence Gould and Hartwell Bryan.

She is survived by her daughter, Loretta “Mryna” Benjamin; son, Arthur Hector; grandchildren: Arthur, Alton, Auriel, Andre, Ingrid, Ricky and Anthony Hecter, Gregson Haywood, Wellington, Pamela, Dalton, Orville, Erica, Bernard and Tyrone Benjamin; 39 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great grandchildren; great nieces: Debbie Gould Joseph, Sharon Gore; great nephew, Dane Gould; great-great nieces: Dewinsky and Deniqua Joseph; great-great nephew, David Joseph; and daughter-in-law, Cordina Hecter.

She is also survived by son-in-law, Eric Benjamin; special friends: Anna Frederick, Anesta Garvy, Michelle Murray, Magdeline Roberts, family and friends of Whim Garden, family and friends of Herbert Grigg Home, family of Friendenburg Moravian Church; cousins and other relatives: Bryans in Anguilla and St. Croix, Richardson, including Arnold Richardson and family, and Laurentine Richardson and family; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

There will be a viewing held at 9 a.m. and a funeral service at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 12, at Friedensberg Moravian Church. Interment will follow at Kingshill Cemetery.

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