ARTHUR – WAYNE ERSKINE, better known as “Arthur” or “Short Man”, age 63, of Well Gap, Cave Hill, St. Michael entered peacefully into rest on July 14, 2019 at QEH. Former Employee of the Transport Board and Taxi Driver of Lyndhurst Taxi Service (Z980).
Son of the late James and Gwendolyn Arthur.
Father of Tamara Thorpe, Chinua Benjamin, Makiziwe Steele and Cannigia Arthur.
Grandfather of Hannah and Ari Thorpe, Aaron and Joshua Hurley, Chelsea Mayers and Chenia Benjamin.
Brother of Ivor Arthur, Marise Trotman, Jean McPearson (all of Canada), Morris Headley (UK), Glendon Arthur, Alwyn Harper
and the late Robert and Erwin Arthur.
Uncle of Dean, Mark, Raymond and Jason Harper, Peter, Vivian, Rudolph and Richard Clarke, Michael and Kurt Arthur, Tamika, Tracy, Jackie and many others.
Brother-in-law of Edgar Harper.
Friend of Antoinette Steele, Cleveland Clarke, Kim and Karen Walcott, Bonita Springer, Leroy Callender, Dwayne Rock, Norville Carter and numerous others.
The funeral leaves Lyndhurst Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael on Monday, July 29, 2019 for Western Light Church of the Nazarene, Oxnards, St. James, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1:00 p.m. for the service of thanksgiving. The cortège will then proceed to St. James Cemetery for the interment.
Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 11:00 a.m. on Monday. The body of the late Wayne Erskine Arthur will repose in the Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel, Lyndhurst Funeral Home on Sunday, July 28, 2019 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.