Frankie Paul’s funeral scheduled for June 10


The funeral service for reggae singer Frankie Paul is to be held on Saturday, June 10 at a church on the premises of Ardenne High School in St Andrew.The ceremony is scheduled to start at 10:00 am.

Paul is to be buried at Dovecot Memorial Park in St Catherine, following which there will be a gathering at Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre in St Andrew.

Frankie Paul, 51, died of renal failure at the University Hospital of the West Indies in St Andrew on May 18 after having lost a leg because of diabetes in 2016.

Born Paul Blake, Frankie Paul had been blind from birth.His early life was spent at the Salvation Army School for the Blind. He has also lived in the West African country of The Gambia since 1994, and returned to Jamaica late last year.

His many hits include Sarah, CassanovaWorries In The Dance, Pass The Kushunpeng and I Know The Score.