Credit: Hakim Mutlaq photo

A funeral was held this week for late Golden Krust founder Lowell Hawthorne. Pictured here is State Sen. Yvette Clarke with Barbadian historian, Sir Hilary McDonald Beckles KA, the current vice chancellor of the University of the West Indies and chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Committee.

Stephen Clarke, nephew of Lowell Hawthorne and PR marketing director of Golden Crust, is shown in the middle.

Clarke and a friend from Hawthorne’s high school days representing the Oberlin Past Students Association spoke and provided remembrances and praises.