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Retired Asst. Commissioner of Police Leon Edison Bethell Sr.

Full Military service for the late Retired Asst. Commissioner of Police Leon Edison Bethell Sr. aged 63 of Highbury Park, will be held on Thursday, 30th March 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Church Cathedral, George Street. Officiating will be Rev’d Fr. Neil Nairn. Interment will follow in Lakeview Gardens & Mausoleums, John F. Kennedy Drive.
Leon Eddison Bethell Sr. FA

Retired Asst. Commissioner of Police Leon Edison Bethell Sr.

Aged 63 years

Full Military service for thelate Retired Asst. Commissioner of Police Leon Edison Bethell Sr. aged 63 of Highbury Park, will be held on Thursday, 30th March 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Church Cathedral, George Street.  Officiating will be Rev’d Fr. Neil Nairn.   Interment will follow in Lakeview Gardens & Mausoleums, John F. Kennedy Drive.

Leon is preceded in death by his, Mother: Enamae Wright; and Father: Bruce Bethell.

He is survived by his, Wife: Vernae Bethell (“My Nay”); Sons: MinisterTrevor (Kendra), Leon Bethell Jr. (Shawna), Orion Bethell; Sisters: Katie Moss, Cyprianna Rolle, Melissa Wright, Nicolette, Sharon, Lilaca, Mirina, Debbie, Sandra Bethell and Venria Munnings; Brothers: Former DPS Coleman Andrews, Prophet Kirklyn Wright, Sheldon, Brian and Brent Bethell, Anthony Rolle; Grand Children: Karrington Micah, Kai-Imare, and Trevor Bethell Jr.; Sisters-In-Law: Diana Andrews, Nursing Sister Meshelle Wright, Tia Bethell, Shereen Rolle, Raquel Hinsey, Dr. Pamela Hinsey and Barbara Rolle; Father-in-Law: Kirkwood S.B. Hinsey Sr. (deceased); Mother-in-law: Dorothy Hinsey; Brothers-in-Law: Ricardo Hinsey (deceased), Kirkwood Hinsey Jr, Jason Hinsey, Sergeant 1796 Presley Rolle, and Wayne Josey; Uncles: Elder Julian Glover, Dwight Glover; Aunts: Clayomie Ferguson of Florida, Lee Bourne, Antoinette Seymour; Nieces: Apostle Nichole Andrews, D’Andra Andrews, Ziska Sherika McKenzie, Raquelle Major-Rolle, Yvette Strachan/Mustapha Strachan, Shanae/Troy Sweeting, Kirshelle Wright, Latavi Taylor, and Asjah Greene; Nephews: Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police Kirkwood Andrews, Hugo/Tamika, Ricardo Lewis, Wesley and family, Felix Rolle III, Demargio, Devante, Chauncey Wright, Renaldo, Jason (JV), and Brion Hinsey; Numerous Grand Nieces and Nephews; Aunts-in-Law: Carmell, Betty (1&2), Marina, Marva Davis, Mavis Johnson, Melvern Collie, kirklyn Marche, Claudette Chin, Sabrina Bowe; Uncles-in-Law: Sidney and Christopher Bain, Washington Collie, Ricardo, Michael Davis, Isom Jenkins (New York); Numerous Family and friends: Ann Hutchinson, Staff of Metro Security, Felix Rolle II, Kimberly, Kipchage Gardiner, Hakim Newbold, Zelma Tellonge, Angela Swann, Sharon Williamson, Yvonne Sands, Vanessa Albury, Erica and Sheryl Bourne, Jeanine Gibson-Gray Jr.  Former Parliamentarian Hon. Shane Gibson, Sherwin, Eric Jr., Michael Hooper Gibson, Delton ‘DOC’ Bain and staff of Doc’s pharmacy, Michelle Ryan, Sendena Neely, Dennis Bourne/Aaron Seymour and Dana Knowles, Gregory Dennis Ferguson, Vernice Heastie, Schevon &Horace Miller, Frank& Angela Reid, Thalbert Wells and family, Prime Minister The Hon Brave Davis, former Prime Minister The Hon Hubert A. Ingrahm, Min of National Security Hon Wayne Munroe, Commissioner Clayton Fernander, retired Sr.  Asst Commissioner – Stephen Seymour, Asst Commissioner B.K. Bonamy, Chief Supt-Christopher Wright, Chief Supt. Elvin Missick, Howard Thompson,  Chief Supt. Denise Rose, R-WPI- Christine Porter, R. Superintendent Donald Nouguez, Retired Sergeant 307- Pedro Seymour,  WP Ruthmae Johnson, R. Cpr 171 Harlan Pinder, Canon Stephen Davies, Canon Harry Ward, Cannon Peter Scott, Canon Crosley Walkine, Mr. Delancy,  Ingrid Bennons, Keisha, Owen, Kevin, Van, Dwight, Shelly, Lisa, Kristi, Antoin Bowe Tanya Johnson, Yvonne Cooper, Kaylyn, Landis, Shamal Woodside, Debbie Cunningham, Jakera Pinder, Carmel Lynes, Anastacia Williams, Dentria Armbrister, the residence of Highbury Park and the Round Table. Robert Farquarson Sr. Robert and Matty Farquarson Jr. Jammie/Shannon Joseph, Ulrich and Ariel Smith, Keith Delancey, Prince Lock/Smith; Special thank you to Father Neil Nairn, members of Holy Spirit Church, office staff, ushers, pastoral care and ACW, National Insurance Board cashiers Dpt, Bishop Sanford Rolle & family, Royal Bahamas Police Force, staff of Doctors Hospital Emergency Room. We apologize and beg your pardon for any names not printed.

May His Soul Rest in Peace!

Friends may pay their last respects at the Paul H. Farquharson Centre, Police Headquarters, East Street on Wednesday, 29th March 2023 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

THERE WILL BE NO VIEWING AT THE CHURCH

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