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Eagle Hall Main Road | St. Michael | Barbados

Ormiston Thornhill May 27, 2024

Date of Funeral

September 14, 2023


aka “Staff” or “Sonny Boy”

Born: March 25, 1929 – Died: September 10, 2023

Late of Regency Park, Christ Church.

Retired Train Operator with London Transport.

Widower of Pauline M. Thornhill;

Beloved father of Patsy Small, Angella Duplessis, Richard Shabazz, Michael Springer, Ricky and Maxine Thornhill;

Adored stepfather of Toney, Jeffrey and the late Michael Olton;

Brother of Edna Payne, the late Lesford Gibbs, Ashley Herbert and Eudene Thornhill;

Uncle of Pamela Payne-Wilson, Elaine Jones and Cheryl Payne (USA) and James Payne (UK);

Brother-in-law of Samuel Springer (UK);

Treasured grandfather of 10;

Great grandfather of 13;

Relative of Leonard Clarke;

Friend of Terry Springer (UK), Edwin Cumberbatch and the Browne’s Beach Posse.

The Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Ormiston Everton Thornhill takes place on Thursday, September 14, 2023 at The Chapel of Westbury cemetery, St. Michael where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:00 p.m. Interment follows at the Westbury Cemetery.

The Chapel Organist is kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael, on Thursday, September 14, 2023 no later than 1 p.m.

Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Wednesday, September 13, 2023 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

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    Terry Springer says

    Rest in peace brother in law always in our thoughts x

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    Margaret Mayers says

    Condolences to the family of Staff, especially Angela. Edwin and I have you in our prayers at this time of you lost. We pray that God will strengthen you as you mourn the lost of your beloved father

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