Funeral Service for the late Valentino “Gog” “Wonks” Johnson aged 46 of Sutton Street, off Kemp Road will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday 27th May, 2023 at Pilgrim Baptist Temple, St. James Road. Officiating will be Pastor Leroy Major, Senior Pastor – Pilgrim Baptist Temple assisted by Pastor Terrance Forbes, Senior Pastor – Church of God of Prophecy, Carmichael Road. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens Cemetery, Soldier Road.
Left to cherish his loving memories are his Mother: Lavita Pinder; Four Brothers: Stephen and Keno Pinder, Mario Farrington (Ulander), Joey Johnson; Two Sisters: Ebony Mackey and Aniqua Pinder; Seven Aunts: Linda Ferguson, Nancy Williams (Avilu), Aneka Johnson, Mary Jane Sullivan, Joanne Capron, Lanere Neely, Theresa Dean (Carrington Sr.); Six Uncles: Whitney and Alpheaus Rolle, Anthony Pinder (Jeanette), Dr. Derek Pinder, Whitney Sands and Leander Pinder; Three Nephews: Keontae, Keshonte and Amere Pinder; Two Nieces: Shayla Pinder and Aliyah Culmer; Cousins:Javano, Anthon, Nikita McKenzie (Horatio), Anwar, Arnette Baker (Sario Sr.), Oniejay, Terniel, Alpheaus Jr, Alphenique, Joshua, Louise, Stacy, Zerlene, Leonardo, Gareth, Tafarrah, Nadera, Christfield, Clinton, Ashan and Rashad Burnside, Kadijah, Samuel, Latoya, Tameka, Carlton, Shelton, Sisal, Renard, Rashad, Gerald, Demarsha, Evan and Derek Jr, Brittney Sands, Leandra, Lynita, Lynazia, Lynissa, Leando, Deonte, Carrington Jr, Jamal, Desmond, Manuel, Martin, Junita, Joanna, Felicia; a Host of other relatives and friends too numerous to mention: Family of The Late Mercilene Thompson, Family of The Late Carmetta Burns, Adamae Thompson and Family, Family of the Late Austin Adderley, Family of The Late Eric Cartwright, Family of the Late Melvina “Mellie”Rolle, Family of the Late Barbara Adderley, Family of The Late Reverend Carroll Johnson, Family of the Late Glensworth Strachan, Family of Nichole Brown, Family of the Late Moncia Johnson, Family of the Late John Brown, Family of the Late Ruth Francis, Family of the Late Marilyn Ramsey, Kinyada Morris and Family, Mavis Johnson and Family, Diane Saunders and Family, Laura Johnson and Family, Judy Fawkes and Family, Valentino Jacque (Latonya), Yvette Smith and Family, Rosie Curtis and Family in particular Maria Curtis, George Morris and Family, Judy Taylor and Family, Millicent Ferguson and Family, Barbara Thompson and Family, Kevin Wright and Family, Linda Tucker and Family, Grace Bethel and Family, Linda Gomez and Family, Dr. Sythela Cambridge-deGregory and Family, Aniqua Strachan, Paul Bevans and Family, Catherine Weech and Family, Patricia Hamilton and Family, Celsior and Family, Barbara Pinder and Family, Zola Frazer and Family, Kofi Dixon, Paulette and Patricia Daxon, Beryl Taylor & Family, Marion Johnson-Culmer and Family, Pastor Terrance Forbes and Family, Linda Metrilus and Family, Sophia Armbrister and Family, Winfred Pinder and Family, Edna Newbold and Family, Antoinette Bowe and Family, Sabrina Labosky and Family, Clarice Williams and Family, Linda Marshall and Family, Charlotte Marshall and Family, Theresa Dawkins and Family, Dorothy Smith and Family, Freda Johnson and Family, Hazel Dean and Family, Bianca Butler, Trevor Rolle Sr and Family, Bernadette Barr, Paul and Joeann Major, Charles Colebrooke Sr, Evangelist Catherine Roker and Family, Pastor Leroy Major and Family, The Pilgrim Baptist Church Family, The Hon. Wayne R. Munroe, Q.C. and Family, Brenda McPhee and Family, Freetown Constituency Family, Patrice Hanna-Carey (Independent), The Sutton Street Family, Potter’s Cay Dock Family, Montague Ramp Family, The Band Club Family, Kemp Road Community Association, and the Princess Margaret Hospital Family.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44a Nassau Street on Friday 26th May, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday 27th May, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. until service time.