The Kennedy, Clemens, Smith, and Wilson Families announce with profound sadness the homegoing of their beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunty, grandmother, and friend Mrs. Nyemadeh Laura Alida Wilson-Kennedy. This peaceful transition occurred on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at her home in Durham NC, USA.
She was predeceased by her father, Mr. Henry B. Wilson Sr., and her brother Charles Rennie Cooper.
She leaves to mourn and celebrate her precious life; her husband, Mr. Coxton T. Kennedy, her daughter, Mrs. Ayele Clemens (Cyril II), her stepson, Henry Kennedy, her three grandchildren, her mother, Mrs. Laura Smith Mappy, her sisters and brothers, Mrs. Lorraine Digg Kpator (George), Judy Irene Diggs, Henry Wilson Jr., and Phillip Wisseh, several nieces and nephews, cousins, and a host of other relatives and friends of the USA, Liberia and the world.
The family welcomes your prayers and support during these difficult times. Contributions can be sent to:
Zelle: Ayele Clemens 919-381-8356
Funeral Arrangements are as follows:
Wake-Keeping: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM on September 23, 2022, at People Christian Church, 2618 Harvard Ave, Durham, NC 27703
Funeral Services: 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM on September 24, 2022, at Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace, 2722 East Main Street, Durham, NC 27703
Internment: Glenview Cemetery, Apex Hwy, Durham, NC 27707
Repast: Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace Hall, 2722 East Main Street, Durham, NC 27703
For more information, please contact one of the following persons:
Mr. Coxton Kennedy- (919) 641-9436
Mrs. Ayele G. Clemens- (919) 381-8356
Mr. Cyril D. Clemens II- (919) 667-6282
Deaconess Laura Smith-Mappy (919) 237-3359
Ms. Fanoraine Dohr- (267) 237-1113
Ms. Judy Irene Diggs +231 777 514040
Mrs. Lorraine Kpator +211 922 189461
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