Funeral Service for the late Everette “Billy” William Bannister Jr., 72 years of Prospect Ridge, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 19th, 2022, at St. Matthews Anglican Church, Shirley Street. Officiating will be Canon Basil Tynes and Arch’d James Palacious. Cremation will follow.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required.
Billy was preceded in death by his Father: Everette Bannister Sr. and Brother: Gorman Bannister.
Billy’s loving spirit is remembered by his Mother: Eltha Bannister; Wife: Lana Williams-Bannister; Son: Jade Bannister; Daughter: Gem Williams; Grandsons: Jace and Jaylan Johnson; Nephews and Spouses: Desron (Mashienda) and Everette (Andrea) Bannister; Grandnieces: Breanna, Gaiyle and Camille Bannister; Aunts: Maxine Roker and Agnes Saunders; Uncles and Spouse: Wilfred (Blanche), James (Barbara), George (Curlene) Weech; Sister-in-law: Elizabeth Bannister; Cousins and Spouses: Joan, Alvin (Charmaine), Martin (Peggy), Andrew (Sonia) Davis, Neville Roker, Lloyd Deveaux and family, Cyril, Alexander, Joy, Eltha, Loretta, Gelita and Kirk Goodings, Junior Russell and family, Julian Weech and family, Roscoe (Violet) and Anthony (Sherry) Weech and family, Lenore Weech and family, Janice Weech and family, Doyle (Judy) Burrows and family, Billy Butler and family, .F Renee McKinney-Callender, Justice Jeanine Weech-Gomez, the Weech family; Godchildren: Yian Weech and Fabienne Bailey-Brown; Host of Extended Family and Friends: The Sawyer Family, Eric Holder, Christina Thompson and family, Paul and Anita Cooper, Roosevelt and Dorothy Godet, Edward and Marva Penn, Phyliss Davis-Alexander, Arthur Sherman, Steven Thompson, Lamont Seymour, Michael (Tracey), Carvel, Patricia, and Debra Francis, Jenny Lloyd, Philip Wallace, Edward and Marva Penn, The East Elmhurst Community in New York, The Burns family, Bradley Crawley and family, Spence Finlayson, , Obie Pindling, Leo (Princess) Delaney, Kevin Christie, Larry Bragg, Elizabeth Collie; Members of the Temptation Group – Derrick Porter, Ronald Presson, Otis Williams, Terry Weeks, Willie Green, Anthony Grant, Mark Lieberman, Thomas Campbell, Charles Williams, Michael Norfleet, Selton Cole, Theron Derrick; Members of the Four Tops Group – Abdul Fakir, Harold Bonhart, Lawrence Payton, Ronnie McNeir, and Roquel Payton.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44 Nassau Street on Friday March 18th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
There will be no viewing at the church.