Funeral Service for Karl Paul Nay Russell Spencer, JP age 81 years of Winton Meadows will be held on Saturday February 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at The Anglican Church of The Epiphany, Prince Charles Drive. Officiating will be The Rev’d Canon Atma Budhu assisted by The Rev’d Canon Delano Archer and TheVenerable James Palacious. Interment will follow in Ebenezer Church Cemetery, Shirley Street.
Predeceased by: parents: John Nay Russell Spencer and Mildred Francisco Spencer, son: Edmund Spencer and grandson: Able Marine Seaman Dionidias Spencer.
Left to cherish his memory are his Wife: Mae Louise Spencer; Children: Carlos Spencer, Keith Spencer, Caprice Spencer-Dames (Louis Roscoe Dames), Sharon Sweeting (James Sweeting), Ricardo Spencer (Killy Heastie), Aileen Spencer, Aaron Spencer (Dornell Spencer); Adopted son: Neville Ebanks; Adopted daughters: Shanika Pearson Latisha Bethel and Wanda Bissainthe;. Grandchildren: James Sweeting Jr. (Shariena Sweeting), Schambé Sweeting, Gabrielle Johnson, Rickema Spencer, Channing Spencer, Nikisha Spencer, Jashanno Sweeting, Shapiro Ebanks, Errin Spencer, Azar Ebanks, Israel Spencer, Zion Spencer and Sub Lieutenant Nicholas Cartwright; Great-Grandchildren: Essence Sweeting, Harmony Sweeting, Hakeem Octave and Jadon White; Brother: Edwin Spencer (Agatha Spencer), Atlanta, Georgia; Sisters: Maude Mayers (Larry Mayers), Orlando, Florida, Beryl Cynthia Nguyen, Mrs. Thelma Cumberbatch (Basil Cumberbatch); Sister-in-law: Isabella Thompson, Miami Gardens, Florida; Nieces: Stephanie Unwala (Jimmy Unwala); Dianne Sayer (Carey Sayer); Donna Comito (Frank Comito); Bonnie Nguyen; Linda Spencer and Deborah Spencer; Teresa Holmes; Jacqueline Esteves; Jodel Roberts (Dr. Patrick Roberts); Joan Cartwright; Lorraine Crawl; Donna; June Cartwright; Jacquelyn Estervez; Charlene Murphy; Agatha Capron; Ingrid Forbes; Sophia Oliver; Nadene Moss; Renee Cooper; Shun Cooper; Ruth Delaney; Virginia Roach, Cynthia Ferguson; Shirley Cooper; Christine Carswell (George); Lavern Cooper; Lana Cooper; Cherisse Symonette, Freeport, Grand Bahama; Jhan Daniel, Miami, Florida; Nephews: Dr. Brasil Cumberbatch (Gisela); Basil Cumberbatch (Maria); Andrew Cumberbatch; Stephen Cumberbatch (Christine); Dr. Michael Spencer(Vickie), Brian Spencer(Angie),Winston Spencer (Pamela); Charles Cooper, Philip Cooper, Paul Cooper, John Cooper, Gary Cooper, Leonard Ferguson, Kevin Ferguson, Amos Ferguson, Trevor Ferguson, Ernest Ferguson, Tyrone Cooper, Victor Cooper, Kasine Cooper, Thomas Cooper Jr., Ken Thompson, Andrew Cooper, Junior Cooper; Other Relatives and Friends: Mrs. and Mrs. Joseph Hamilton, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Brennen, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Miller, Mr. Richard Cooke, Mr. and Mrs. Romer, Mrs. Donna Colebrooke and Family, Chadston Cooper, The Venerable James Palacious and Rev’d. Angela Palacious, The Rev’d Canon Delano Archer and Mrs. Archer, The Rev’d Canon Atma Budhu and Mrs. Budhu, The Rev’d Canon Sebastian Campbell, Hon. Brensil Rolle, Hon. Ellsworth Johnson, Hon. Lanisha T. Rolle, Hon. Hubert A. Ingraham, Hon. Perry G. Christie, Dame Marguerite Pindling, Dame Janet Bostwick, Hon. Melanie Griffin, Mr. Algernon S. P. Allen, Hon. Philip Bethel, Hon. Edison Key, Mr. and Mrs. Loftus Roker, Ms. Verna Musgrove, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Bowe, Mr. Prince Rahming, Mr. Hugh Chase, Mr. Joe Roberts, Mr. Zack Patton, Mr. Athma Bowe, Mrs. Brenda Newton, Mr. Robinson, Ms. Margaret Turnquest and Family, Ms. Dellerese Symonette, Mr. Derrick White, Ms. Brenda Johnson and Family, Ms. Minerva Bethel, Mr. Mitchell Johnson, North Andros, Mr. and Mrs. Rhinehart Pearson, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Bethell, Father Luiz Amaro, Mrs. Kelly Amaro, Pastor Erick Thomas, Mrs. Angela Tynes and Mrs. Brenda Newton, The Bannister Family, Mr. Harrison Thompson, Mr. Melvin Seymour, Mrs. and Mr. Gordon Roberts, Mrs. Jennifer Treco, Mrs. Vernice Butler, Sister Camille, Mrs. Valerie Butler, Mr. Montez Williams, Mrs. Lola Johnson, Mr. Ian Bethel, Ms. Anastacia Ferguson, Mrs. Enid Stuart, Mrs. Lisa Russell, Ms. Preva Deveaux, Mrs. Nicole Chatrie, Ms. Tanya McDonald, Mr. Silbert Mills, Mr. Litifield Rolle, Reverend Dr. Philip McPhee, Colleagues and Friends Former and Current Family Island Administrators, The Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture and Staff, The Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, The Eastern Community Association, The Bahamas Red Cross Association, The Golden Isles Constituency Association ,The North Andros Community, The Grand Bahama Community, The Abaco Community, The Winton Meadows Community, The Eleuthera Community and many others too numerous to mention..
Special Thanks to: Dr. Clinton Kemp, Dr. Patrick Cargill, Dr. Bimal Francis and Team, Princess Margaret Hospital – Accident and Emergency Staff, Medical Surgical II Staff and Intensive Care Unit Staff.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Butlers’ Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Ernest and York Streets, on Friday February 14, 2020 from 10:30a.m. to 5:00p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 10:00a.m. until service time at the church.