EUGENE DECOURCEY BELLE age 85 of Wildey Gardens, St. Michael and formerly of Old Navy Road, Navy Gardens, Christ Church; retired Chauffeur of the University of The West Indies, Cave Hill Campus and Taxi Owner of Z766 stationed at the US Embassy, entered peacefully into rest on Tuesday, September 24, 2019.
Husband of the late Sheila Belle (retired Maid UWI Cave Hill Campus);
Father of Philip Belle (Sagicor Cave Hill School of Business), Denese Daniel (Sagicor General Insurance), Andrew Belle (UWI Cave Hill Campus) and Esther Bynoe (Dr. Donovan Myers);
Grandfather of Phillip and Azari Belle, Tremaine Primus-Belle, Denroy and Shakira Bynoe, Matthew Harris, Melissa Daniel and Dorian Lovell;
Great grandfather of six;
Brother of Norma Sobers (Canada), Patricia Baxter (UK), Cynthia and Arundel Nurse, Myrtle Maureen Greene and the late Eric Nurse, Winfield Belle and Jocelyn Reid;
Uncle of June Smith and Linda Bascombe (both of the USA), Margot Sobers-Kodanipork, Sonia Sobers, Norma Thomas, Robert and Shane Nurse(all of Canada), Claire Binks(UK), Neville and Antoine Nurse, Ripley Greene, Erica Nurse-Connell and Erin Cushnie;
Great uncle of many;
Cousin of Yvette Mitchell, Carmen Ross and Pastor Basil Yard (all of the USA), Joyce Mitchell (Canada), Lemuel and Winfield Jordan, Eleane Hunte, and many others;
Brother-in-Law of Owen Sobers (Canada), Dave Baxter (UK), Shirley Codrington-Nurse and Wenda Nurse;
Relative of Brathwaite, Hunte, Riley, Eversley, Sealy, Burgess, Cook and Howell families and the Armstrong family (St. Lucia);
Cherished Friend of the late Pauline Patricia Bynoe;
Friend of Marva Roach, Keith Gill, Clifton Harewood, Omelle Lovell, Deborah Straker, the Bynoe, Harding and Shepherd families and many others.
The funeral of the late Eugene Decourcey Belle leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Friday, October 11, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. for St Matthias Anglican Church, Christ Church where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2 p.m. for the service; followed by interment at the Westbury cemetery.
The Organist and members of the Church Choir are kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Friday, October 11, 2019 no later than noon.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 4 – 6 p.m.