Deacon Alexander "Special" Saunders, 72 yrs., a resident of Murphy Town, Abaco & formerly of Bluff Point, Abaco died at PMH on 20 May, 2012.
He is survived by his 6 sons: Alvin Curry, Tony Knowles, Ricky Laing, Randy Curry, Larry & Brian Saunders; 6 daughters: Sandra Laing, Elizabeth Curry, Ethlyn Darville, Roselyn & Terry Saunders; 1 brother: Jacob Saunders; 1 sister: Viola Woods; 25 grand, 5 great grand children & a host of other relatives & friends.
Funeral service for Deacon Alexander "Special" Saunders, 72 yrs., a resident of Murphy Town, Abaco & formerly of Bluff Point, Abaco, who died on 20th May, 2012, will be held at Bethany Gospel Chapel, Forrest Drive & Southside Rd., Murphy Town, Abaco, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Bishop Bert Livingstone Jr., assisted by other Ministers of the Gospel. Interment follows in Murphy Town Public Cemetery.
Left to cherish his memories are his Six sons: Alvin Laing, Tony Knowles, Ricky Laing, Randy Curry, Larry & Brian Saunders. Six daughters: Sandra Laing, Elizabeth Curry, Ethelyn Darville, Roselyn, Terry & Tamara Saunders; Grand Children: Evante’, Vanissa, Andres, Nathan & Nicholas Darville; Larranique, Jordan & Larriell Saunders; Tinaj Newbold; Jewel, Melissa, Angelo & Achaz Davis; Charlene Brice; Shakera Williams; Felicia Swain; Merrick, Kareem & Leslie Jr. Parker; Tonisha and Tionaia Knowles; Alrick & Alvano Laing; Randy Curry Jr.; one brother: Jacob Saunders. One sister:- Viola Woods. Daughters-in-law:- Nicole Saunders; Ilean Knowles; Vivian & Lillian Laing. Son-in-law: Van Darville. Sisters-in-law:Olive Miller, Gertrude Dawkins & Marie Wallace; Brothers-in-law:-Leland Dawkins.Nephews: Anthony Seymour, Elkin, Cyril, Austin, Sydney, Michael, Raymond, Stanford & Bradley McIntosh; Shian Gentle; Livingstone Woods, Jason, Anthony & Rocky Saunders; Kendal Kemp; Denny & Cai Miller, Robert Burrows, Neil Wallace; Randy Davis; Lester Bootle; Lenny, Pete, Troy & John Dawkins; Churchhill Sears, Cedric Smith & Benjamin Gray.Nieces:- Eleanor Seymour, Kathleen Smith, Norma Gray, Ernestine Sears, Stephanie McIntosh, Theresa Woods, Carolyn Saunders, Friendly Cartwright, Cyrstal Campbell, Raquel Bootle, Charmaine Davis, Denise Wallace, Yvette Mitchell; Monaleata Knowles, Janet Miller, Joan Hall, Sharon Russell; Margaret, Patrice & Julie Dawkins; Patricia Cornish, Elease Thervil, Cheryl Mills; Leonora, Lana, Veronica, Tanya, Alexis & Sybil McIntosh. God Children: Sonny Simms; Bar & Pete Swain A Host of Relatives & friends including: Louise & Mary Swain; Aremina Bootle; Sharina Thompson; Ernal & Ena Swain; Deacon Denvill Newbold & Family; Bishop Bert Livingstone Williams & Family; Deacon Renardo Curry & Family; Marjorie Johnson & Family; Venable Gomez; James Williams; Salathiel Swain; ; Robert & Queenell Young; Jerry & Pam Cornish; Williamae Dawkins & Family; Zion Baptist Church Family; Church of God Marsh Harbour Family; Strong Tower Family; Victory Tabernacle Family; Change Ministries Church Family, and Bethany Gospel Chapel Church Family.
Friends may pay their last respects at Demeritte's Funeral Home, Market Street, from 1-6:00 p.m. on Thursday & on Friday at the church in Abaco from 5:00 p.m. until service time on Saturday.