The Nwokolo family has announced the burial arrangements for their matriarch, the late Madam Ezinne Grace Nwokolo, who recently passed away at the age of 86.
According to a notice made available to us by her son, Pastor Vincent Nwokolo, a service of songs would be held on Friday, October 27 at St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Okobi Street, Boji Boji Owa, Agbor, Delta State by 4pm.
The funeral service and interment will be held at St. George’s Anglican Church, Igbodo, Ika North East, Agbor, Delta State on the 28 August, at 10:30am. The reception follows at Comprehensive High School, Igbodo.
The event is expected to be a gathering of top dignitaries and eminent personalities from far and wide coming to celebrate the life and times of the Nwokolo matriarch.
Mama Ezinne Grace Uwafili Nwokolo (nee Akpor) was born in Ubulu-Uku, on the 1st of August 1934, into the family of Mr. Akpor Olumese of Umunofo Quarters and Mrs. Abigail Akpor from Idumu Etiti Quarters, both of Owerre Olubor, in Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State.
She was the youngest child and the last standing of the seven (7) children of her parents.
The late Madam Nwokolo is survived by six children (two sons and four daughters), eighteen grandchildren, nephews, nieces, sons and daughters-in-law, in-laws and numerous foster children.
Her children include Hon. Victor Nwokolo, the member representing Ika North East/Ika South at the House of Representative, and Pastor Vincent Nwokolo, the Senior Pastor of Dominion Tabernacle Global Ministries in Chicago, USA.