Rosetta Augusta Lewis, better known as Rose of Nevis, died August 7, 2019.
The first viewing is from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. with the service at 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 23, 2019, at Christchurch Methodist, Market Square, St. Thomas.
The second viewing is Saturday, August 31, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Charlestown Methodist Church, Nevis. The service is at 1:30 p.m. Interment is at Combembere Cemetery.
She is survived by her children, Eugene Pianii, Antonio James, aka Max, Aska Lewis, Rosita Lewis, Hyacinth and Jacinth Lewis, Sunilda Lewis, Sidney Lewis, Helana Lewis, CinthMolone, Henrietta Jones; 31 grandchildren in Nevis, including Jeffery Lewis, Jennifer Douglas, Julio Parris Lewis, Shane James, Karem James, Alfanse Lewis, Lenroy Parris; 55 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; brothers, eight, including Kenneth Jones, Ezekiel James, West Burry Mount Lilly; adopted children, Lenord Joshua, Antonio Harley, Donna Harley, Omel Wilkins; sisters, nine, including Urelia David, Shirley Jones, Beverly Jones, Juliette Jones; sons-in-law, Antonio Piani, Antonio Malone; daughters-in-law, Elaine Lewis, Joanna Lewis; nieces, 45, including Beverly Knowles; nephews, eight; sisters-in-law, four, including Dorris James, Henrietta Jones; brothers-in-law, five; close friends, Horence Morton, Elvena Webb, Edris Daniel, Lillian Cozier, Clene aka Lay Me Go, Jeffers James of Barnes Gut Jessup and Cotton Ground, Martins of Jessup Fountain, West Burry Mount Lilly, New Castle Community. She was cared for by Dr. Ravi.