We announce the passing of Herdice W. Whyte, a retired nurse midwife, who died on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in Atlanta, Ga., at the age of 76.
Funeral services will be at Gregory B. Levett and Sons Funeral Home, 914 Scenic Hwy, Lawrenceville, Ga. Viewing is on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, from noon to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The services will follow immediately at 1 p.m. A memorial service will be held in St. Thomas at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to any Alzheimer’s organization of your choice.
Herdice is survived by her sons, Vere and Wayne Whyte; daughters in-law, Gemma and Jessica Whyte; grandchildren, Akai, Jalel, Amarri, Tékwaan, Jarien and Brianna Whyte and Olsen Jr. and Okeem Forde; great-grandchildren, Saniia, Lailah, Karter and Collin Whyte and Juel and Alana Forde; brothers, Tylford Thompson (Tortola) and Destin Thompson; sisters, Yvette Wallace (St. Kitts) and Celina Cannonier; sisters-in-law, Verna Thompson (Tortola) and Judith Thompson; brother-in-law, Johnny Cannonier; nieces, Laura, Lavanta and Lenisha Thompson, Amanda and Ayana Thompson, LaVerne, Donna, Meka and Daret Cannonier; nephews, Livio Thompson, Beverson, Mackinley, Destin Jr., Jevon and Axel Thompson, Lucien Cannonier, Stascius, Stanacius, Khrystus and Lemercius Wallace; special cousins, Frances, Mary and Eloise Stephens, and Jewel Parrot-Whyte; special friends, Allegra Callwood, Linda Clarke, Ida Grant and Jean Ryan (also known as Mrs. Barzey); extended family, Estelita Thompson and the Crabbe family and many more relatives and friends too numerous to mention.