Lauren Charles Gifft Dies at 59

Lauren Charles Gifft

Lauren Charles Gifft died on March 19, in Marietta, Ga., at the age of 59.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Marjorie Charles; and sister, Janice Charles.

She is survived by husband, Delroy Gifft; children: Capt. Michael N. Gifft and Delreese M. Gifft; father, Dudley Walwyn (St. Kitts); brothers: Karney Charles, Chris Charles and Garfield Charles; sister, Dianne Charles Blackwell; father-in-law, James G. Gifft Jr.; mother-in law, Lorena Williams; aunts: Mary Blanchette (St. Kitts), Elvina Brown, Luella Stuart, Doris Harris, June Gloria Gifft, Julia Gifft and Zysca L. Williams; uncle, Joel C. Gifft; The Apostolic Faith Church and Banco Popular families; and a host of relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

A private service will be held at Turnbull’s Funeral Home on April 6, followed by interment at the Smith Bay Cemetery. A memorial service at the Apostolic Faith Church in Smith Bay will be announced at a later date.