Beryl Maud Mullings-Mallette, was the sixth of seven children born to Melvina and Thomas Mullings on June 21, 1928, in the district of Hampshire, Riversdale,
St. Catherine, Jamaica, West Indies.
Beryl received her early years of education at Hampshire School. She relocated to Kingston to live with an older sibling who past away a few years later. She has nine children, one who pre-deceased her. She was a seamstress for many years. In 1974, she relocated from Jamaica to the United States of America.
While living in Hallandale she attended the New Testament Church of God in Hallandale, which is the Annex to the New Testament Church of God in Fort Lauderdale. After she relocated to Fort Lauderdale she attended the New Testament Church of God in Fort Lauderdale, which later was rename Gateway Church.
In 1983, Beryl graduated as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She worked at Doctor’s Hospital for many years. She also worked for Gulf Crest Nursing Home and Hallandale Nursing and Rehab Center.
Beryl was a hard worker and also a very dedicated mother. She brought six of her children to the United States on one application. She was very loving and wouldn’t hesitate to help anyone in need.
She was married to her children’s father, who also is deceased. She was the backbone of her family and demonstrated remarkable love and dedication for her children, grand children, great grand children, and friends. Beryl enjoyed spending precious moments with her children and others.
Beryl was a dedicated church member who participated in Bible Studies, Prayer Meetings, and Fasting Services. She also attended the fifty plus senior activities at Gateway Church monthly. During the latter years of her life, Beryl attended the Senior Program at Mount Zion A.M.E.C where she enjoyed the daily activities and field trips with her peers.
Sunday October 27, 2019 at 10:08 a.m, Beryl quietly and peacefully departed this life at Florida Medical Center, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
She left behind her children and family to cherish her memories, she will be sadly missed by all. Daughters: Yvonne, Shirley, Johanna, Donna, and Andrea.
Sons: Laurice, Bruce, and Courtney, forty grand children, fifteen great grand children, one sister, and host of family and friends.
Beryl is now resting in the arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ.