It is with a deep sense of sadness that we inform you of the passing of Former Senator, Cultural Icon, Master Mocko Jumbie, Professional Prize Fighter and Student of Anthropology, Alvin "Alli" Paul, who passed away on January 11, 2019, after a brief battle with cancer. Funeral services with take place on Friday, February 22, 2019, at Turnbull's Funeral Home and Crematory Services. The viewing will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. with a service immediately following.
A brief ceremony will take place on the grounds of the Legislature of the Virgin Islands before internment at Cemetery #1. Alli is survived by his Aunt: Gloria Emanuel Carter; Sisters: Patricia Paul, Lorna Paul (deceased), Ann Paul-Williams, Antonette Ernest, Bernadine Paul; Brothers: Lawerence Paul and Sister in Law, Jean Paul, Franke Hoheb, Derek "Candyman" Parrilla and Sister in Law, Candance Parrilla Rudy Paul; Children, Anthony Alvin Paul, Sergio Paul, Allisa Paul-Taylor, Aixa Paul-Boyce, and Brandon Paul; Grandchildren: Alexia Paul, Anthony Alvin Paul, Jr., RL Paul, Demi and Ashley and Sergio Jr., Zai Paul, Rayan Taylor Kyla Boyde; Nieces and nephews: Edwin Emanuel Jr., and Shahara Emanuel Harrigan, Marie, Christopher and Calvin Paul, Chantel Hoheb, Kwesi Williams and his wife Jesuit Sanchez- Williams, Dannell Paul and his wife Tara Otway- Paul, Devin Paul, Candia, Dereka and Britini Parrila, Nadia and Bianca Ernest, Larry Paul, Jr. Lamont and Leo Paul, Bryan and Johnathan Paul, Tina Thomas and Alvin Colon; Former Wife, Lisa Mallory, many great-nieces, and nephews; Special Friends Angela Fleming, Jennifer Butler, Samuel Rodriguez, Cameron Carter, the late Maria "Chi Chi" Haywood, and Kim Blackett.