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DOWNES-BOVELL, Grace (formerly Grace Cumberbatch), of Randolph, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2017, at the age of 57. She was born in Walkers, St. Andrew, Barbados and has lived in Randolph for the past 10 years. Beloved wife of Leo Bovell. Dear daughter of Gloria Downes-Elcock & Carlisle Downes. Devoted mother of Renee Downes-Gilkes (Randolph Public Schools), Rebie Cumberbatch (Sagicor Life Barbados), Rhesa Cumberbatch (Randolph Public Schools). Mother -in-law of Alex Gilkes (FedEx). Cherished grandmother of Amari and Aidan Gilkes & Aren Cumberbatch. Loving sister of Derek Downes (UK), Carol and Sandra Downes, Gillian Downes-Alleyne, Everton Drakes (all of Barbados), Carlisle Greaves (Bermuda), June George. Sister-in-law of Athene Downes, Clifton Forde, Trevor Alleyne and The Bovell family. Aunt of Ryan, Daniel, Rea, Dione, Kira, Akanni, Anika, Zane, Zarek, Jerrell, Jorryn and many others. Step-mother of Julian and Dwane Worrell, Trudy Bradshaw, Zena and Christopher Bovell. Step-daughter of Ethan Elcock. Godmother of Chloe and Keanna. Dear friend of Gail Noel, Cheryl Skeete, Roslyn Niles, Marsiline Hurst, Anita Bryant (all of New York), Jean Carrington, Maureen Bryant (Barbados), Veronica Leatham, Sonia Joseph, Grace Matovu, Jennifer Ramsay and Joyce Kinch (all of Massachusetts) and Moreen Dixon (Virginia). Reposing at the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 No. Main St. (Rt. 28), Randolph. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Visiting Hours on Friday, September 29th from 5:00 8:00 PM. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 30th at 9:30 AM in the Church of the Holy Spirit, 525 River St., Mattapan. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery, Randolph. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Solomon Cancer Unit, c/o Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Boston, MA 02118.

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