Jammar "Gemma" Portus Julien
September 11, 1945 – October 14, 2018
Jamar “Gemma” Julien was born September 11, 1945 in Woodbrook , Trinidad as the only child to Catherine and Edward Hinds. She was educated in Trinidad and worked in banking. She and the family moved to New York where she received nursing training and worked many years in various hospitals. She enjoyed playing the piano and making people laugh. She married Anthony Julien in 1994 and they were members of Elmont Temple Queens and Shiloh SDA church in Brooklyn, New York. She was the Family Life director at Shiloh.
She and her husband moved to Houston in 2010 where her health began to deteriorate.
During her illness, she asked anyone she encountered to pray for her improved health. Her favorite comment was “God is Good”.
She and her husband were valiant warriors fighting all the diagnoses the past few years. They were members of the World Harvest Outreach SDA church, Houston, Texas.
She is survived by her husband, Anthony, daughter,Aprilee Garlick, son _Richard Kippings,step children, Ancel Julien, Tiffany Julien, Alyssa Julien, grandchildren,
Sydney Kippings, Seleste Kippings, Mohamed Kippings, Mehkai Garlick, Mehlia Garlick, Mason Garlick., and numerous neighbors and friends.
A visitation for "Gemma" will be held Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Kingwood Funeral Home, 22800 Highway 59 North, Kingwood, TX 77339. A funeral service will occur Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, 22800 Highway 59 North, Kingwood, TX 77339. A graveside service will occur Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM at Rosewood Memorial Park Porter, 22271 Hwy. 59 N., Porter, TX 77365. A reception will occur Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 22800 Highway 59 North, Kingwood, TX 77339.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.kingwoodfuneralhome.com for the Julien family.
- Visitation Saturday, October 20, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, October 20, 2018
- Graveside Service Saturday, October 20, 2018
- Reception Saturday, October 20, 2018