Funeral Service for the late Paul McKinney, aged 81 years, of Mermaid Blvd, West and formerly of Bannerman Town, Eleuthera, will be held on Saturday October 5th 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Emmanuel Gospel Chapel, Emmanuel Drive. Officiating will be Pastor Benjamin Smith assisted by other ministers of the Gospel. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
He is predeceased by his parents: Paul McKinney Sr and Rowena Goodman of Bannerman Town, Eleuthera; four sons: Paul McKinney III, Thomas McKinney, Wayde (Papa Wayde) McKinney and Marvin McKinney; two brothers: Alfred McKinney and Thomas McKinney and one sister: Merline McKinney.
Left to cherish his fond memories are his wife: Rosena McKinney; children: Mark McKinney, Helen (Norris) Rahming, Karen McKinney, Owen (Sophia) McKinney, Quincy (Sharon) McKinney and Nedra (Clayton) Woodside; Adopted sons: James (Rose) Rolle and Benson Roberts, grandchildren: John Knowles, Michelo Blatch; K’Sidra & Antoine Storr, Kvonne (Jahlil) Johnson, Krystina McKinney, Krystal Saunders; Owen McKinney Jr., Akeem McKinney, Kaeden McKinney; Joshua McKinney, Amalia McKinney; Clayton Woodside Jr., Sarah Woodside; Jaycel McKinney, Jahrian McKinney, Ifarnia McKinney; Deon McKinney, Kayla Colebrooke, Kenya Colebrooke, Neka McKinney, Angelica McKinney; Quacy Pinder, Quincy McKinney Sr., Kevin McKinney, Hugo McKinney, Jamaal McKinney, Duriko McKinney, Shonelle Oliver, Faye McKinney, Tiffany McKinney, Tameka McKinney and Tamara McKinney; Great grandchildren: Jahniah McKinney, Jayden McKinney; Denia McKinney, Carlson Coakley; Jahlia McKinney; Konwaye Storr, John Knowles III, Michelo Blatch Jr.; Jahmere Johnson; Ronald Oliver Jr., Ronnard Oliver, Ryan Oliver, Rihanna Oliver, Ronnario Oliver; Quincy McKinney Jr., Cassidy McKinney; Taisha McKinney, Kaeden McKinney; Tarell Pinder, Thomas Pinder; Lawren McPhee, Ashley Sledge, Anna Sledge, Micah Sledge; Rhozeah McKinney, Ja’maiyah McKinney; Kevanna McKinney, Shaniya Johnson, Huniquea Ferguson, Doneisha Ferguson, Huneisha Ferguson; Brothers: Joseph (Mildred) McKinney, Henry (Vernell) Goodman; Sisters: Eldora Dillett, Patsy Adderley; Sister in law: Syble Marie Simmons; Nieces and nephews: Curlene Taylor, Angela Thompson, Sharlene Mackey, Adelina Morris, Registered Nurse Darlene Anderson, Rowena Johnson, Oria Cartwright, Registered Nurse Alverna Russell, Claire McKinney, Andrew McKinney, Alfred McKinney Jr., Floyd McKinney, Joel McKinney, Dwight McKinney, Donovan McKinney, Crevon McKinney, Chad Goodman, Benjamin McKinney, Cornelius McKinney, Daniel McKinney, Samuel McKinney, Robert McKinney, Deborah Henderson, Antoinette Wood, Deltalee Russell; Janet McKinney, Patrice McKinney-Miller, Rebecca McKinney, Ian McKinney; Tammy Goodman, Candera Goodman, Lloyd Goodman, Castel Rolle, Frederick Rolle, Jayson Rolle, Reno Rolle, Michelle Collie, Alma Clarke, Nikki Dames, Jomo Dames; Elaine Simms, Cheryl Simms, Gertrude Pearce, Nadia Small, Kirkwood Simms, David Simms, Andrew (Kenny) Simms. Other relatives and friends include: Katherine Ferguson, Jewel Sawyer, George McKinney, Georgina, Enith, Talbot McKinney, Barry McKinney, Whitney McKinney, Samuel McKinney; the family of the late Charles McKinney; Pandora, Thelma, Oral and Neva Pinder; The Bannerman Town and Deep Creek Community, Principal, Carmichael PLP Branch, PLP Stalwart Council, Senator Keith Bell and Family, Minister Desmond Bannister and Family, Sheryl Bodie and Family, Eva and Gordon Lightbourne, Nettly Rose and Family, Ernest Hanna and Family, Evangeline Rolle, Sylvia Roberts and Family, Patsy Thompson and family, Mermaid Blvd West Community, Judy Johnson and Family, Austin Anderson, Junior Pratt, Pamela Johnson Munroe, Aretha Brown Stubbs, Sidney Sawyer & Family, Wavel Saunders, A F Adderley Class of 81, Claretta Woodside and Family, Lisa King and Family, Timothy Gray and Family, The Leadership and Members of Emmanuel Gospel Chapel, Pastor Benjamin and Joycelynn Smith, CIBC FirstCaribbean, Airport Authority, The Faculty and Staff of Palmdale Primary School, Doctors and Nurses of the Accident and Emergency Department of Princess Margaret Hospital, Nurses and Staff of the Med/Surg Ward, Doctors of the Urology Dept., Doctors and Nurses of the IMC and ICU wards of Doctor’s Hospital, Dr. Gregory Pinto, Dr. Michael Darville, Dr. Moss, Dr. Frederick Smith and a host of other relatives too numerous to mention.
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium #44 Nassau Street on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at the Church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until service time.