The late Hon John Thompson has been accorded an official funeral, this was announced in a press release by the government of SVG.
Thompson body will lie at the House of Assembly on Friday, March 16th, 2018, from 10 am to 12 noon for official viewing.
The funeral service will be held at the Methodist Church in Kingstown on Saturday, March 17th, 2018, with tributes beginning at 11 am.
Flags will be flown at half-mast in the State from Thursday, March 15th, 2018, to Saturday, March 17th, 2018.
Thompson died on Tuesday 20th February 2018, he was among labour party elected members who sat in the first parliament
Others included Robert M. Cato, Hudson Tannis, Randolph Russell, Levi Latham, Arthur Woods, Grafton Isaacs, St. Clair Dacon and Arthur Willaims.
Interment will be at the Fitzhughes Cemetery.