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May 25, 1951- March 24, 2015

The Dennis, Johnson and Dundas families regret to announce the death of Mr. John Africanus Dennis, Jr., son of the late Mrs. Grace Johnson Dennis and the late Associate Justice John Africanus Dennis, Sr. John A. Dennis, Jr. who passed away peacefully at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia on March 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm after a period of illness.

Mr. John A. Dennis, Jr. was born in Harper City, Maryland County, Liberia. He leaves to mourn his loss, his loving wife Mrs. Edith Dundas Dennis, and sons Jonathan Dennis, John A. Dennis III, Fretus Dennis predeceased (*) and Sheba Dennis*.  Grand children:Fretus Dennis, Jr., Abraham Sellu, Isaac Sellu, and Thomas Wilson. Grandparents: John E. Dennis*, Rachel Russell, Robert and Mary Johnson*Brothers: Wilmot R.T. Dennis (Edith) and Henry Dennis. Sisters:Evangeline Dennis *, Annie Dennis*, Louise Dennis, Lucinda Patricia Dennis, JohnetteA. Dennis-Caines (Steven) and Catherine Harmon-Lumeh (Alphan). Aunties: J. Louise Fredericks*, Louise Dennis* Uncles:Rev. Samford Dennis*, Hilary Dennis*, Michael Dennis*, George and Edward Johnson*.Nephews: Wilmot Dennis, Jr., Cicero Randolph Dennis, Henry Dennis, Prince Dennis, Patrick Cooper , Julius A. Mensah, Jr. and Stephan Caines.Nieces: Nada Ellen Dennis -Walker (Mark), Princess Dennis, Massa James, Desaney Barbour, Saretta D. Gruna (Joshua), Patrice Itoka, Armani Caines and AriahCaines.Cousins:Dr. Emmet A. Dennis (Yede), Samford Dennis (Honey), Gabriel Dennis, Isaac Russell (Patience), Harold Fredericks*, Rev. Dr. Annie Fredericks-Cooper (Seward), Maie Fredericks-Karmo, and Lucinda Dennis-McClain,Aletha Johnson -Campbell (Andy), Robert Johnson, Everline Johnson, Julia Johnson * and George Johnson. Friends: Cllr: James Doe Gibson, Cllr. Emmanuel James, Mr. Pete Yancy and a host of other relatives and friends.


  • John A. Dennis III  - 231-886-485346
  • Cllr. James Doe Gibson – 231-886-811-111 
  • Catherine Harmon-Lumeh-231-776-894-292
  • Louise Dennis- 980-297-2272
  • Lucinda Patricia Dennis- 636-497-5576
  • Johnette Dennis-Caines- 314-504-6216  

This announcement was brought in by his sister, Ms. Lucinda Patricia Dennis of St. Charles, Missouri on behalf of the Dennis family in the USA and Liberia, respectively.

Funeral and burial services will be held at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Camp Johnson road, Monrovia, Liberia
Removal from Stryker Funeral Parlor - Friday, April 10, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Sinkor, Monrovia, Liberia.

Wake:  Friday, April 10, 2015 at 6:00-8p.m- St. Thomas EpiscopalChurch, Camp Johnson Road, Monrovia, Liberia

Funeral:- Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 10 a.m. -St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Camp Johnson Road.

Internment:Brewerville Cemetery.