The My Trini Lime Family offers condolences to the family of former President, Professor George Maxwell Richards, who passed away today. According to reports he suffered a heart attack today and passed away this afternoon.
He was born on December 1, 1933. He served as the fourth President of Trinidad and Tobago from 2003 to 2013. He was a regular party goer and his fete “Maxwell and Friends”, took place for many years each Carnival season.
We are thankful for the years that he served this country. May he Rest In Peace.
Messages are starting to be posted on social media.
The national flag is to be flown at half mast on Tuesday 9 January 2018 and on the day of his funeral.
State Funeral Schedule
His Excellency George Maxwell Richards TC CM State Funeral schedule:
2018 Jan 14 Sunday – Private viewing
2018 Jan 15 Monday – Public viewing at Parliament
2018 Jan 16 Tuesday- Public viewing at NAPA
2018 Jan 17 Wednesday- State Funeral at 10am – NAPA. Cremation- invitation only