Cecelia Paleh Nagbe Lawrence

This is to announce the death of Mother Cecelia Paleh Nagbe Lawrence, wife of the late Salisu Ade Lawrence, in her 83rd year. She is the founder of the Christian Foundation Mission School, Bernard Farm. This sad event occurred on Sunday, May 22, 2011 at the hour of 6:50 P.M at the St. Joseph Catholic Hospital, Monrovia, Liberia.

Mother Lawrence is survived by seven children which include Ruth Lawrence Wylie, Loris Lawrence Shannon, Lady Lawrence, Ola Lawrence Bowen, Mordu Lawrence, Tokunboh Lawrence, Emanuel Lawrence, 25 foster children, 30 grand children, 25 great grand, the Flahn, Nagbe, Johnson and Tarpehs families, her son-in-law, Dr. Eugene H. Shannon, nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives at home and abroad. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.


Funeral arrangements are as follows:

Removal of the body June 17th, 2011 5pm Stryker Funeral Home 5pm

Wake Keeping 7-9pm Philadelphia Central Church, Congotown June 17th, 2011

Funeral Services: June 18th, 2011 10 am, Philadelphia Central Church

Burial: Kaiser Memorial Cemetery, Brewerville, Liberia in plot #1616.

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