Semi Military Funeral Service for the late Retired Petty Officer Kenrick Marvin Sands affectionately called “Crime” age 55 years of Barbados Street, Golden Gates #2 will be held on Thursday, March 19th, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at Abundant Life Bible Church, Abundant Life Road. Officiating will be Rev. Prince O. Bodie, Force Chaplain Royal Bahamas Defence Force assisted by Pastor David Cartwright. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Left to cherish his fond memories are his former wife of 33 years: Clodella Sands; three daughters: Kenva Valdes (Carlos), Kishanna and Kissandra Sands; mother: Patricia Sands; one sister: Tonia Rolle; two nephews: Stephen Sands Jr and Rachad Delancy; three nieces: Sonita, WPC 3998 Rolle R.B.P.F, and Shanae; grandnephews: Kyle, Stephen III, & Lamaj; grandnieces: Jayda, Faith, Synai, & Lamea; one uncle: Argenal Sands; one aunt: Rena Roberts; mother in law, Leona Jones-Johnson, cousins: Alvena (Derek) Taylor, Karen Sands of Atlanta, Georgia, Shena Newton, Vastie Roberts, Corey Roberts, Linwood Roberts, Christine (Lester)Woodside of Freeport, Charmaine (Phillip) Seymour, Sharon (Ricardo) Richards, Cheryl Sands, Kelsey Sands, Angela Sands of Miami, Fla. and Roscoe Sands; Godchildren, Tyvone Culmer, Hillisia & Aliyah Richards & Dwanye Johnson Jr.; Other relatives and Friends including: Oswald, Asa and Bonita & Family, Wendell and Jacqueline Johnson, Audrey, Luggie, Ryan and Sharez Boyd & family, Hilbert & Margaret Richards and family, Blossie Smith, Julie, Barbara, Carolyn, Carletta, Portia, Hillary, Mequel, DeLano and Merissa Richards, Napoleon & Leona Whylly and family, Tyrone, CeCe, Stephanie, Paulette, Ryan, Shelrene, Sherene and Latisha Whylly, Miriam Whylly, Eleanor, Louise, Wade and Chuck Whylly, Herman Whylly and family, Bernal Richards & Family, Selvin & Rebecca Richards, Jane and Amanda, Pamela Johnson & family, Lynette Pintard, Martique Pratt and family, Solomon Johnson and family, Phil & Duvanna Morris, Mary Pratt and family, The Johnson, The Clarke, The Robinson, The Sturrup, James & Ruth Adderley and family, Edison & Ena Pintard and family, Mavis Johnson and family, Michael and Juanita Brown and family, Joy Culmer and family, Doris Barry and family, Brian & Patrice Evans and family, Sr. Leu. Ricardo Barry, Randy Barry, Rev. Prince O. Bodie (Force Chaplain RBDF), Commodore Clifford Scavella, Retired Commander, RBDF, Dr. Saunders, RBDF; His Buddies; Pine, Chappy, Chocolate, G.T., Slimma, Sea Egg, Shabba, Flex, Mikey Dread, Johnny, Israel, Muff, Eddie, Cleaver, Smurf, Lincoln, Daren, Theff, Old Socks, Pepper, Randy, Jabar, Lippo, Phillip Armbrister, R.B.D.F Entry 15, The Golden Gates and Sunshine Park communities, The Mudd and Farmers Market crew, Stephen Dillet Primary School and Prince William High School families especially Class of 81’; PLP Young Liberal Branch family, former Honorable Shane Gibson and family; the communities of South Eleuthera, especially Green Castle community, Rev. Alonzo Hinsey, Golden Gates Native Baptist Church Family, Rev. Lockwood Deleveaux and the Hillside Mission Baptist Church Family; including others, too many to mention.
Viewing will be held in the “Celestial Suite” at Restview Memorial Mortuary and Crematorium Ltd., Robinson and Solider Road on Wednesday from 10:00am to 6:00pm and at the church on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until service time.