Alpin Obadiah Russell Jr. | Funeral Service
Funeral service for the late Alpin Obadiah Russell Jr. , Barrister-at-Law age 71, of Sapphire Ridge Drive, Sans Souci will be held on Saturday February 9, 2019 at 2:00p.m. at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Wulff and Baillou Roads. Officiating will be The Right Rev’d Gilbert Thompson assisted by Canon Basil Tynes and Rev’d Fr. Donald Kerr. Interment will follow in St. Barnabas Cemetery, Moore Avenue.
Cherish Memories are held by: his wife: Mary E. Major-Russell, four children: Alpin Obadiah Russell III, Maria Antoinette, Marcia Anya and Myra Elizabeth Russell; brother: Barrett Addison Russell; nieces and nephews: Arlene Albury, Christina Culmer, Barrett A. Russell Jr., Gerard Culmer, Wellington Albury, Allison Taylor, Wellington Albury III, Antonio Albury; Marie, Trevor, Karen, Arnold Jr, Almira, Sharon, Keith, Eunice, Dwayne, Tony, Adria and Dr. Tyneil and Kandice Cargill; Mizpah and Levant Carey, Melvoyn and Bouda Binaei of Windsor, Canada, Patricia and Richard Garfford of Washington, D.C., Deborah and Philip Weech, Sherry, Helen, Erma, and Harrington and Donnella Saunders, Angela and Patrick Williams, Heather and Clement Maynard III, Gilbert and Dr. Jahzreel Thompson, Clarence, Michelle, Rosetta, Stuart, Gina, Charles, Sherlin, Sandy, Theresa, Simone, Sherena, Marlon, Ian, Neil, Winsonette, Julian and Kerri Major; Maria Robinson, Grace Forbes and Patricia Darville; aunt: Ethel Gertrude Moss; sisters-in-law: V. Angela Russell, Doris L. Cargill, Ermie V. Saunders, Olga L. Thompson and Patricia, Marilyn, Leona and Dalfin Major; brothers-in-law: The Right Rev’d Gilbert Arthur Thompson, Charles Winston and Franklyn Augustus Major; cousins: Ethelyn Morley, Francina Horton, Gloria Gilbert, Joyce Pratt, Dr. Alvery Hanna (Patrick), Dennis Darling, Arlington Darling, Louise Russell, Allen Russell, Sidney Russell, Cynthia Russell, Thelma Miller, Glenda Rolle, Icelyn Cate, Eunice McKinney, Bishop Winslow Moss (Shirley), Sandra Pinder (Bishop Rudolph), Sally Fernander and family, Felice, Marcia, Felix and Deshica Moss, Evelyn Knowles-Cooper, Archdeacon Kingsley and Sandra Knowles and family, Gillian Jones and Family, Annischa Cook and Family, Kelvin Cooper, Astrid Tinker and Family, Velma Johnson and Family, Sandra, Ethelyn, Camille Johnson and Family, Dr. Dexter and Michelle Johnson and Family, Althea Knowles and Family; other relatives: Mr. and Mrs. Aidan Tynes and Family, Canon Basil Tynes and Family, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Hanna and Family, Oswald, Colin, Prisca, Tina and Adrian Hanna and Family, Craig, Dwayne and Lisa Ferguson, Nathaniel and Garland Dean, Lithera Dean Coakley, the Hanna, Tynes and Heastie families; close friends and associates: Joseph Strachan and Family, K. Neville Adderley and Family of Tortola, BVI, Charles Mackey and Family, Robert, Beverly Taylor and Family of Tallahassee, Florida, Richard Johnson and Family, Donnie Carroll, Godfrey (Pro) Pinder and Family, Leon Smith and Family, Alpheus Finlayson and Family, Michael Horton and Family, Cedric Parker and Family, Mrs. Zervos and Family, Wendal Major and Family, Earl Cash and Family, Philip Smith and Family, Danny Cleare, Algernon Allen, Tennyson Wells, Ali Bain, Dion Forsythe, Mervin Watkins, Desmond Seymour, Emile Curry, Milford Lockhart, Vernelle Edwards and Family, Father Donald Kerr and members of Saint Barnabas Church, The Bahamas Bar Association, University of The Bahamas, the ‘Valley’, the Offices of the Vice President, Administrative Services and Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships of U.B., Sapphire Ridge Drive Community and many others too numerous to mention.
Special thanks to – Dr. Tyrone (Butch) Bartlett, Nurses and Doctors of the Princess Margaret Hospital.
Friends may pay their last respects at Butlers’ Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Ernest and York Streets on Friday February 8, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and on Saturday February 09, 2019 at St. Barnabas Anglican Church from 1:00p.m. until service time.