Social media reacts to Roger Clarke's passing
Social media has been reacting with shock and sadness at the passing of Agriculture Minister Roger Clarke.
On Twitter, some of Jamaica’s leading personalities expressed their sympathies:
Sending Condolences to the wife, family, friends,Ministry constituency of my good friend Roger Clarke. Agriculture will surely miss you.
— Christopher Tufton (@christufton) August 28, 2014
Really sorry to hear about the death of Roger Clarke, MP for Central Westmoreland and Jamaica Minister of Agriculture and Fusheries.
— Marlene MalahooForte (@oohalam) August 28, 2014
Shocked and deeply saddened at the news of Roger Clarke's passing - shocking - lost for words
— Julian Jay Robinson (@julianjay) August 28, 2014
— NCB Jamaica (@ncbja) August 28, 2014
Shocking news - Roger Clarke (my cousin) is dead.
— Emily Crooks (@emilynationwide) August 28, 2014
I am absolutely shocked & saddened at the sudden death of Roger Clarke. He was a decent man & a patriotic son of Jamaica. Wow! #RIPRoger
— Mark Rodney (@markjrodney) August 28, 2014
Our condolences go out to the family and friends of Minister of Agriculture Roger Clarke, who passed...http://t.co/3W0kNHQ1F5
— Best Dressed Chicken (@BestDressedJA) August 28, 2014
— Jean L-C (@souldancing) August 28, 2014
I am personally saddened by the passing of Roger Clarke. Who was a most affable personality and someone I have... http://t.co/mQPgprzCmF
— Dennis Chung (@drachung) August 28, 2014
On Facebook, veteran journalist and university lecturer, Fae Ellington, said “Larger than life. No more with us. All of the expansive island-wide highway system that has been put in over the last decade plus, was first told me as the plans for the future by Roger Clarke.”
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