John “Joe Shark” Stanley Major

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Funeral service for the late John Stanley Major, affectionately called “Joe Shark”, aged 76, of Red Sea Road, Red Land Acres, who died on 14th September, 2014, will be held on Saturday 27th September, 2014, at 12:00 noon, at Holy Family Catholic Church, Robinson & Claridge Roads. Officiating will be Fr. Noel Clarke. Interment follows in Old Trail Cemetery, Abundant Life Road. Precious memories will forever linger in the hearts of: His Wife: Viola Major; Sons: Phillip Murphy, Franklyn Hanna and Donald Roberts (deceased); Daughters: Katie Ferguson and Doris Tynes; Son-in-law: Keith Ferguson Sr.; Grandchildren: Philana and Rashan Murphy, Philip Jr., Donald Jr. and Omar Roberts, Kemon Hanna, Troy “TJ” Curtis, Tamika Hall-Simms, Brittany Gibson, Keithra, Joshua, Briston and Kiado Ferguson, Travez and Michael Tynes; Great Grandchildren: Kiana, Natalie, Taray, Philip III, Philea, Aidyn and Philip Jr., Sisters: Gwendolyn Turnquest, Irma Deveaux and Lillian Major-Miller; Brothers: Lambert and Lance Major; Sisters–in-law: Mary Lyn Major and Deana Major, Linella Thompson, Ava Lane, Ingrid Young, Ena Reid and Cheryl; Brothers-in-law: Bancroft and Cordell Thompson; Nephews: Steve and Tex Turnquest, Ricardo and Samuel Jr., Deveaux, Kevin Miller, McDaron Major, Alvado Major, Dwayne and Daziano Smith and Wenzel Morley; Nieces: Cheryl Deal, Dot Isaacs, Pearl Deveaux-Stubbs, Brenda Deveaux, Linda Francis, Wanda Jane McIntosh, Maxcine Kemp-Forbes, Janeane Miller Stubbs, Camelia Pinder Bowleg, Portia Major, Demetria Smith-Armaly and McLyncia Major; 16 Grand Nephews, 18 Grand Nieces; A host of other relatives and friends including: Minerva Finley and Family, Corese Culmer and Family, Rudolph and Reginald Adderley and Family, Family of the late Malcolm Adderley, Lincoln and Wendell Major and Family, The Children of the late Gwendolyn Smith, Olga Turnquest and Family, Myrtis Adderley and Family, Rosana Major, John and Family, Edith Major and Family, Joyce Dan and Family, Lawrence Major and Family, Frank, Hezekiah and Thomas Dean and Family, Gwen Martinborough and Family, Children of the late Earnel Major, Delores Taylor and Family, Ari Hall and Family, Agnes Ferguson and Family, Evamae Ingraham and Family, Dorothy Roberts, Donna Williams and Family, Audi Smith, Peckle Woodside, Charles and Stephanie Rigby and Family, Charles McKenzie, Aubrey Tucker, Elaine Johnson and Family, Peggy Armbrister and Family, Mary McKenzie and Family, The Gibson Family, Janet Smith and Family, Carmen Kemp and Family, Rev. Dr. J. Carl Rahming and Family, Pam Munnings and Family, Oshie Brown and Family, Doris Romer and Family, Family of the Late Henry and Annie Butler, Sandra Roberts and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Leroy McPhee and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Henry Butler and Family, Alli Dawkins and Family, Kelly Rolle and Family, Lee Symonette and Family of Rock Sound, Eleuthera, Victoria Gibson and Family, Marco Hall and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Dwight Armbrister and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Alvin Armbrister and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Bancroft Thompson and Family, Miriam Brown and Family, Stephanie Mackey and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Reginald Edgecombe and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Larry Darville and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Moses Darville and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Gibson and Family, Lenny Strachan and Family, Mr. & Mrs. George Bodie and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Wilbur Deleveaux and Family, Mr. & Mrs. Delcine Ingraham and Family, Janae Swann and Family, Brendia Coleby and Family, Bishop Cephas & Annamae Ferguson and Family, Keith Ferguson and Family, the Rolle, Curtis, Evans and Gibson Families, the entire Red Sea Road Family and the Holy Family Catholic Church Family. Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Newbold Brothers Chapel, Palmetto Avenue & Acklins Street, off Market & East Streets on Friday, from 10:00 a.m., until 5:00 p.m., then, on Saturday at the church from 11:00 a.m., until service time.