Representative of the Fifth Electoral District, the Honourable Delores Christopher has died.
She died before 3 pm on Tuesday afternoon (October 16), BVI News understands.
She was reportedly found unresponsive at her Mount Healthy home on Tortola.
Christopher has been suffering from an unspecified illness for some time now.
She recently returned from a trip abroad where she was believed to be receiving medical attention.
Christopher was first elected as a legislator in 2003.
She was appointed Deputy Speaker of the House in 2011 and has served as Head of the Trade Investment and Promotions Department, Senior Administrative Officer, and Administrative Officer in the Office of the Chief Minister.
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