Octavious Bastian

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Semi-Military Funeral Service for Police Constable 1252 Octavious Bastian (OBIE) age 54, a resident of Garden Hills and formerly of the Bluff Cat Island, will be held on Friday 29th June 2012, 10:00am at the South Land Church of God Soldier Road. Officiating will be Bishop Lindo Wallace assisted by: Father Steven Davies, Rev. Dr. Joseph Smith, Rev. Rudolph Ferguson, and other ministers of the gospel. Interment will follow in the Lakeview Memorial Gardens JFK Drive. Services entrusted to Gateway Memorial Funeral Chapel, Mount Royal Avenue and Talbot Street.


Loving and devoted wife of 15 years: Karen Bastian, Daughter: Octavia Bastian, Mother: Audrey Bastian, Father and Mother-in- Law: Geraldine and Godfrey Ingraham, Brothers: Henry and Kennedy Bastian and Petty Officer Christopher Collie and Clayton Collie, of Atlanta Georgia, Adopted Brothers: Livingston Wilson and Andrew McKenzie, Sisters: Michelle Gilbert and Barbara Burns, Adopted Sisters: Marva and Monique McKenzie, Cheryl McKenzie-Howard, Veronica Roker, Marsha McKenzie of Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Annabelle Farrington of Orlando, Florida, Nieces: Lakeisha Strachan, Nadia and Marcia Bastian, Wyndera Adderley, Stevette Gilbert, Charlise Burns, Nakayjhia Kelly, Talia Saunders, Faith Burns, Vashti, Heidie (Nekki) and Carnisha Ingraham and Linda, Alinsya and Alexis Thompson. Nephews: Marcian and Marcellus Bastian, Ainsley Collie, Charvano Burns, Patrick Bullard, Kaiya Gilbert, Alonzo Thompson, William and Jerome Ingraham, Raynell and Collison Ingraham, Brothers-in-Law: Alfred Ingraham, Basil Burns, Hurbert Thompson and Fredwell Ingraham, Sisters-in-Law: Karen Bastian, Gaynell Bullard, Violet and Beryl Thompson, Rosalie and Sylvia Ingraham, Aunts: Bettymae Poitier, Pearline Edwards, Shelia Cooper, Caroline Rolle, Marie Johnson, Jenny Bethel, Genevieve Bethel and Valarie Ingraham, Uncles: Charles McKenzie of Miami Florida, Edward Ingraham, Maitland Bethel, George Edwards, , Ralph and Wilfred Bastian and Joel Boyd, God-mother: Agnes Wilson, God-child: Desmond Saunders, Cousins: The family of the late Alice Rolle, the family of Charles McKenzie of Miami Florida, family of the late Basil McKenzie, family of the late Rosenell McKenzie, the family of Bettymae Poitier, the family of the late Thomas McKenzie, the family of the late Nora McKenzie, the family of the late Brenetta Thurston, the family of the late Daniel McKenzie, the family of the late Albert McKenzie, the family of the late William McKenzie, the family of the late Edward McKenzie, the family of the late Louis McKenzie, the family of the late Sylvia Adderley and especially, Reverend Godfrey Hepburn, the Very Reverend Dean Patrick L. Adderley and Reverend Luther Thurston., Other Friends and Relatives: The Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ellison Greenslade, Asst. Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hulan Hanna, ASP Walter Evans – Director of Fire Services Royal Bahamas Police Force, The Royal Bahamas Police Force especially the members of the Fire Branch Unit, Colin Burrows, Superintendant Jeffrey Deleveaux, Stafford Rahming, Dianna Hepburn and family, Hester Johnson and family, Francis Ladae and family, Allison Cooper, Godfrey Bethell Jr. Anita Wilson and family, Stanley Hepburn, Sybil McKenzie and family, Calvin Johnson of Chesapeake, Virginia, Glen Edwards and family, Carl Pinder and family, Lawrence Griffin and family, Steve Johnson and family, The Red Door family, Ethelyn Deleveaux and family, Members of the Bible Truth Hall, Palmetto Point Eleuthera, Miss Knowles and management and Staff of Lorene’s Department Store, Carmetta Brown and family, Rosalie Farrington and family, Nellie Young and family, The entire Community of the Settlement of the Bluff Cat Island, Dr. Peter Turnquest, Lively Stone Church of God family, the family of Lemon Street, Yellow Elder and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

Friends may pay their last respects at the Funeral Home on Thursday June 28th, 2012 from 10:00am to 6pm, and from 9:00am until service time at the church.