Memorial Service Announcement for
Basil Smith Jr, age 67 years, a resident of Park Lane, Sunset Park, will be held at Christ Community Church, Bellot Road, at 11am on Saturday, October 9th, 2021. Officiating will be Bishop Deanza Cunningham assisted by other clergymen. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens, John F. Kennedy Drive.
Basil was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Left to cherish his memories is his devoted wife Genevia Smith, (4) daughters: Cindy Johnson, Chandalee Smith-Taylor, Seville Smith, Donuthra Smith and (1) son Tamico Smith. (7) brothers: Jranell (Jimmy), Playlian and Louissant Lafrance, Anthony Pierre, Joe Pierre, Wilbert Charite , Michael Pierre (8) sisters: Clemenica, Yolaine, Celiane, Antonette, Marianna, Virginie, and Rosemary Lafrance and Amonez Murat; (12) Grandchildren: Jaustin Smith, Nikim Johnson Jr, Nymeckko Johnson, Jaustino Smith, Nyshante Johnson, Jaytory Smith, Cindy Johnson, Elton Pickstock and Neymarnahii Johnson, Charles Lockhart, Vanelle Thompson, Valentino Thompson Jr.; (1) Great-Grand: Serenity Johnson (2) Son-in-Laws: Nikim Johnson and Richard Taylor (3) Brother-in-Laws: Maxwell Cartwright, Barry Cartwright and Kenrick Pratt (9) Sister-in-Laws: Ceslvae Lafrance, Latoya Pierre, Sidona Pierre, Irene Charite, Sarahjean Gardiner, Kavion Elden, Arlene Pratt, Sheena Pratt, Dellareese Bastian; (73) Nephews and Neices: Laurancia, Jumelle, Herna Clement, Jonas, Rodrique Lafrance; Andrew, Kevin,Carolyn Marthar Rolle; Antony Sr, Anthonio Sr, Aliyah, Antonique, Andre, Aaron ; Jatario, Teniesha, Justin, Kasper Pierre, Chalante Robins, Jayden Sears, Stevette Scavella; Lavelle, Daunte, Ramero, Ramell and Latrell Charite and Travonta Dawkins; Zeline, Angela, Yolanne, Jim, Dina, Gino, Michael Lafrance and Indianna Stuart; Michael Michaela and Sidron Pierre, Richard Ferguson (54) Grand nieces and nephews: Kassidy Pierre and Ahja Smith; Valencia, T’shawn, Tatiana, and Lisa Lafrance, Latisha Cadet, Monique, Landie, Melvon and Rashell Utile, Dejron, Denarz, Thelia Lafrance, Dekeel Rolle and Decoya Bowley, Dekeel Rolle; Richea Ferguson, Brianna, and Ashton Jean-Baptiste, Keiarra, Clemia, Cy’Ann, Clement Jr, Keyon Lafrance; Jahmiah Lafrance; TrNai and Tiajej Lafrance; Valentino Jr, Valnisha, and Clark Lafrance, Antonio Pierre Jr, Emani and Emaya Hepburn, Ramell Charite Jr; (4) Great-Grand nieces and nephews: Otis Bullard and Albert RolleJr; Keianno Lafrance and Amora Tucker; and a host of other relatives and friends including: Valio, Robert, Guerda, Micheline Valcon, Davidson Fertil, Bob Fertil, Rodney Jean-Baptiste, Florious Foreus, Dino Brown, Magella Sweeting, Valentio Thompson Sr., Henry Gary, Bishop Deanza Cunningham, Sister Edrice Cunningham, Pastor Elvin Taylor, Pastor , The Christ Community Church Family, The Daniels Family, The Austin Family, The Clarke Family, The Pratt Family, The Gustave Family, The Mackey Famliy, Residents of Sunset Park, Hubert Ingraham, Dion and Michael Foulkes, Kendra McIntosh, Philip Pickstock, Charles Lockhart Sr., Leroy Major, Eugene Frankie Campbell. Conan
Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Cedar Crest Funeral Home and Crematorium Ltd, Robinson and Baillou Hill Roads, on Friday, from 12noon to 5pm.