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Burrage Welsh

Services will be Friday for Burrage Welsh, better known as "Batola," 94, who died Jan. 6, 2012.

The viewing will be at 10 a.m. at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, with services following at noon. Burial will be in Eastern Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Florisel (Betty) Welsh.

He is survived by wife, Doris Welsh; son, Eugene Welsh; daughters, Bernadette Welsh, Agnes Watkins, Yvis Welsh and Donna Beryl Welsh-Carty; stepchildren, Wentworth Francis, Patricia Tyrell-Farrell, Gwendolyn Tyrell, Oswald, Michael, Malcolm and Jeffrey Jacobs, Eirene Allen, Beulah Callwood, Cheryl Joseph and Yvette Rivera; sisters, Vida Welsh, Lillian Imbert; nieces, Maureen Welsh, Bronte Welsh-Imbert, Evancia Welsh-Imbert; nephews, Ralph Welsh, Terrence Welsh-Imbert, Ira Welsh-Imbert, Kurt Welsh, Lysander Imbert; sons-in-law, Glenfield Arthur Watkins, Austin Farrell and Terrence Carty; grandchildren, Wentworth Gray, Rolston Watley, Leslie Liburd, Kevin Welsh, Damon Welsh, Rodell Welsh, Julian Morton, Glenfield Watkins, Reymilo Mac Farlane, Pauline Tyrell-Timley (Walter), Avernell Jones (Pierre), Natasha Welsh, Kimberly Brown, Karimah Pemberton, Nicolette Welsh, Shu'Ronica Carty and Yana Welsh; many great-grandchildren; special cousins, the Seaton family, the Stanley family, the Forbes family, the Innis family, the Revan family, the Warner family, the Saunders family, the Godwin family, the Herbert family, the Carty family, Queeley/Buckley family and many others; close friends, Bishop Edward Ambrose Gumbs, Lawrence Bonelli Sr., Edmond Baptiste, Nick Adjohda, All Saints Episcopal Church family, William Nesbett, Mary and Herbert Morris, Joyce Leader, Dr. Luna Bailey, Denise Phipps, Selvin Woods, Dorothy and many others; special thanks to the staff of Roy Lester Schneider Hospital, Continuum Care, Dr. Luis Amaro and Labor Construction (Ericson Revan).

Arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home.

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