Alvin Roy Goulbourne, 82, died April 15, 2011, in his home in Huntsville, Alabama.
Pastor Goulbourne retired in 1996, after serving the Seventh-day
Adventist Church for 45 years in various roles such as teacher, pastor,
book and Bible house manager, president of the Bermuda Mission of
Seventh-day Adventists, and executive secretary of the Atlantic Union
Conference in South Lancaster, Massachusetts. After retirement, he ran the
Seventh-day Adventist Community Services Center in Huntsville for five
He is survived by his wife, Lucy Madeline Goulbourne of
Huntsville; son, Alvin Roy Goulbourne Jr. and wife Margaret of Bermuda;
daughter, Apryl Joy Goulbourne of Huntsville; son, David Michael
Goulbourne and wife Joan Elizabeth of Bermuda; daughter, Julie Marketa
Ann Goulbourne Brown and husband Michael Traverse Brown of Laurel, M.D.;
grandchildren, Alvin Roy Goulbourne III, Illiana Alesabet Goulbourne,
Michael Traverse Brown III, Alyssa Brown and Logan Michelle Brown;
brothers, Eric Goulbourne, Sidney Goul-bourne and Westly Earl; sister,
Etoy Hilton; a host of cousins, nieces and nephews, in-laws and other
relatives and friends. His parents, Samuel and Hilda Dunn Goulbourne,
and a brother, Donald Goulbourne, predeceased him.
Full obituary coming soon.