Felicia Oki laid to rest amid tears, eulogies

The remains of late (Mrs.) Felicia Omavowan Oki was on Friday April 13 laid to rest at her ancestral home-town, Ugborikoko in


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Felicia Oki laid to rest amid tears, eulogies
Late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki

The remains of late (Mrs.) Felicia Omavowan Oki was on Friday April 13 laid to rest at her ancestral home-town, Ugborikoko in Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State amid tears and eulogies from her children, family members as well as well-wishers.

 

The funeral activities of late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki began Thursday April 12 at her residence in Okuokoko, Okpe Local Government Area, Delta State with a service of songs organized by Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Jesus House Parish, Okuokoko.

 

It was followed by her interment Friday April 13 and a thanksgiving service at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Jesus House Parish, Okuokoko, Delta Province 6, Region 23.

 

The Assistant Pastor, Olaitan Adedeji who spoke in a sermon titled “All Will Be Well” admonished the children of late Mrs. Oki to anchor their faith and trust in God at all times and call upon God for sustenance, protection as well as provision.

 

Pastor Adedeji prayed for the entire family of late Mrs. Felicia Oki.

 

Her son in-law, Engr. Dave Moore said he will surely miss late Felicia Oki, especially in the area of her good African delicacies.

 

According to Engr. Moore, late Mrs. Oki was a good woman with good heart, just as he expressed optimism that one day everyone will meet her again.

 

The second daughter of late Felicia Oki, Mrs. Joy Moore, said she will greatly miss her mother and described her as a rare gem who always cared for them. Other children that spoke are: the eldest daughter, Gladys Oki, Solomon Oki and friends.

Late Felicia Omavowa Oki is survived by an aged mother, Davweghren Mivwose, husband, Pa. Thomas Oki, six children, five grandchildren and a son in-law, Engr. Dave Moore. The children are: Gladys Oki, Mrs. Joy Moore, Solomon Oki, Samson Oki, Edith Oki and Becky Oki.

We present exclusive shots of the events as sent in by our crew of Celestine Ukah & Josephine Ojevwe Ughweri

 

 

The remains of Late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki

Pastor Segun Akinwale (kneeling and praying) during the service of songs

From Right: Samson Oki, Engr. & Mrs. Moore, Gladys Oki, Becky Oki & Samson Oki

L-R: Mrs. Grace Iffie, Chief (Mrs.) Patience Ugbewanko, Comrade Moses Obrotobo, Comrade Johnson Omamaruvie & Mr. Patrick Tobi (standing behind)

 

Undertakers carrying the remains of late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki from the mortuary

Brief stopover of the remains of late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki at her Husband’s residence at Okuokoko, Okpe Local Government Area, Delta State

Children/family members and friends of late Mrs. Felicia Oki singing/dancing on their way to her ancestral home at Ugborikoko, Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State

Children/family members and friends of late Mrs. Felicia Oki singing/dancing on their way to her ancestral home at Ugborikoko, Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State

Mr. Sunday Alakpa (left, In-law to late Felicia Oki) consoling Mrs. Joy Moore, Becky Oki, during the lying-in-state of their mother (late Mrs. Felicia Oki)

The remains of late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki laid to rest

From Right: Gladys Oki taking the First Bible Reading at the funeral service, while Solomon Oki, Samson Oki, Emmanuel, Maro, Becky Aforke Oki & others listen

From Right: Pastor Segun Akinwale, Archbishop (Dr.) & Mrs. Gbolor Temekoga & Engr. & Mrs. Moore shortly after late Mrs. Felicia Oki was interred

From Left: Samson Oki, Mrs. Joy Moore, Gladys Oki, Maro & Solomon Oki

Paternal family members of Pa Thomas Oki making cash presentation to late Felicia Oki’s children

Gospel Singers entertaining guests

Engr. Dave Moore accompanied by family & friends during the In-law’s greeting

Engr. & Mrs. Moore at the In-law greeting

Assistant Pastor, Adedeji Olaitan ministering

 

Solomon Oki (front row) & Engr. & Mrs. Moore dancing to the alter during the thanksgiving service

Children/ son In-law (front row) family members and friends of late Mrs. Felicia Omavowan Oki at the Thanksgiving Service

Children, family members and friends of late Mrs. Felicia Oki receiving prayers from RCCG Pastors

Cross section of children/family, friends & church members shortly after the Thanksgiving

 

From Right: Gladys Oki, Josephine Ughweri chatting with Mrs. Joy Moore, Maro, Engr. Moore, Becky Oki & others

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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