We announce the death of: Alphonse Francis, better known as Mr Son or The Cassava Man.
Age: 85 Of: St Cyr, Kalinago Territory
He died on Sunday, 9th June, 2019 at the Princess Margaret Hospital.
He leaves to mourn:
His Wife: Virgin Francis
7 Daughters: Christalyn and Rosilia Francis, Debra Durand, Monique Lestrade, Winnie Joseph
in Dominica, Elizabeth Francis in Guadeloupe and Sophie Francis in Tortola
1 Son: Anthony Francis
1 Brother: Peter James
3 Sisters: Allie Bruney, Celestine Vivile in Dominica and Celia James in Canada
43 Grand Children Including: Arnique Valmond, Valary Antoine and Lissa Eugene
35 Great Grand Children
Several Neices and Nephews
3 Sons in Law: Garnette Joseph, Hans Barnette Lestrade and Samuel Gaston
Close Friends: Jerome Octave from Sineku, Benard Joseph from Concord, Clayton Bourne from
stockfarm, Ulise Valmond, Watson Joseph from Salybia, Sewo from Wesley and Gregory
“Woshla” Rabbess from Atkinson
Other family and friends both here and abroad and the entire Kalinago Community.
The body of the late Alphonse Francis will be transported from the Lyndhurst Funeral Home for
viewing at 2:30pm on Thursday 4th July to the Salybia Catholic Church. Funeral Mass takes
place at 3:00pm followed by interment at the Salybia Catholic Cemetery.