Abdul Lateef Bilal aka Sherman Andris was called home on November 10, 2012 at the age of 68.
He was preceded in death by his father Arthur “Skat” Andris and brother, Donald Andris. He leaves behind to cherish his memories: mother, Pauline Andris; aunt, Doretha Hawklis; brothers, Joseph Andris, Ronald Andris, and Arthur Steve Harris; a sister, Trince Chance; sons, Eric Andris (Katrina King) and Jarvis Eaglin; daughters, Byronica Pickney, Zarinah Bilal Wilson (David), Safiyyah Bilal Randle (Holland), Khadijah Bilal (De’Marcus Barkers), and a host of grandchildren: Ricky Thomas, Erin Andris, Sayge Bluncson, Lailah Wilson, and Adrinah Wilson, Jazmyne Pickney, Walter Pickney, Jr. and Cicely Eaglin. He also leaves to cherish his memory Latrell Bilal, Brenda Jones Bilal Troy, and Myrna Rideout.
Abdul was a longtime member of the Maritime Union, a carpenter, and an electrician. He enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and cooking. He was eager to give positive advice and to share his knowledge with friends and family.
Services will be held Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 1:30 at the Islamic Society of the Triplex at 1270 West Cardinal Drive, Beaumont, TX 77705.