Norma Octavia Phillips

Sunrise: 29th March 1936 | Sunset: 7th October 2021

Late of London, England; and formerly of Emmerton Lane, St. Michael.

Daughter of the late Clifford Forde and Ruth Blackman.

Widow of Noel Phillips.

Mother of Tyrone and Rodney Forde, Jacqueline Pile (USA), Allison Phillips (UK) and the late Grafton Forde.

Grandmother of Renee Phillips, Natasha Forde, Nakeita Forde-Thompson, Fabian Forde, Dione and Kamaal Pile, and Tasha Ambrose.

Great-grandmother of Ryan, Nariah, Raheem, Jaden, T’zion, Ajani, Jakobe, T’cori and Torian.

Sister of Coretta Forde, Barbara Broomes, Muriel Harris, Maureen Blackman (USA), Trevor and Ricardo Blackman; and the late Merle Hoyte and David Blackman.

Aunt of Demond and Oliver Blackman, Sonis Lewis and Tracey Hoyte (all of UK).

Relative of the Forde, Blackman, Harris and Miller families.

The funeral of the late Norma Octavia Phillips takes place on Monday 15th November 2021 at the Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00pm for a Graveside Service of Thanksgiving, followed by the Interment.

The family invites you to livestream at

Viewing of the body takes place under the tent from 1:00pm until the start of the service.

Flowers may be sent to KMJ Transport & Funeral Services, #4 Bridge Gap, Goodland, St. Michael no later than 11:30am on Monday.

Condolences to the family may be emailed to

Funeral arrangements entrusted to KMJ Transport & Funeral Services

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