Douglas Grant died peacefully on Thursday 27 April, 2006 at his home in Cheshire, England.
His wife, Hilary was with him at the time of his death.
Douglas was the youngest brother of the late Nora Peacock and Freda Allen.
The funeral will be held on Tuesday 9 May at 2:40 p.m. at the Crewe Crematorium and there will be a celebration of his life and work, featuring West Indian Poetry and Music. The flowers on his coffin will be in the colours of the St. Vincent flag.