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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Joyce M. Holt (Teta)

Sunrise:    November 23, 1962
Sunset:    March 13, 2015

…..I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the

The Holt family and the family friends of Joyce M. Holt, commonly known as
‘Teta’ announce with profound regret sudden, unexpected passing of out
 dearest sister, aunty, cousin, niece and friend. 

This sad event occurred on Friday March 13, 2015 at the Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, MD.  Aunty Teta is survived by 10 siblings.  Ms. Marble Holt, Mrs. Williametta Holt-Rostrom, Mrs. Clarice Holt- Shannon, Ms. Elizabeth Holt, Mrs. Audrey Holt-Vaye, Ms. Laupu Holt, Mr. Godfrey Holt,  Joshua Holt, Mr. Elijah (Teddy) Holt, and Mr. George Randall Holt, 2 aunties, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and tons of friends she considered family. She was preceded in death by her parents Mr. Walter and Yamah Holt, siblings Mrs. Rebecca Holt-Harmon, Mr. Alfred Holt Sr., Mr. Salomon Holt, Mr. George Holt Sr. and Walter Holt Jr. and William Holt, and a special friend and brother Alvin Mason. May her soul and all the faithful departed rest in peace.

Monhenia Streete   240 – 715 - 2255
Vashti Wright   240 – 531 – 4548
Hilary Stryker   240 – 350 - 7438
Kate Lisk    301 – 254 – 5573
Cerue Holt- Carroll   419 – 864 – 4231
Hannah Mason   609 – 880 – 5467
Selma Haddad   609 – 638 – 0877
Mona-mae Mitchell   567 – 868 – 9890

Donations can be made at:
Routing number 052001633
Account number  446032216468
Please inform any of the contacts above of your donation for acknowledgement.

Funeral  Service will be held on April 11th 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
52 Randolph Road
Silver Spring, Maryland, 20904

Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel
8777 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 589-0800
Comfort Inn Capital Beltway/I-95 North  
4050 Powder Mill Rd, Beltsville, MD 20705
(301) 572-7100

Benjamin Kaine Sawo

Sunrise October  28, 1952:  Sunset:  March 08, 2015

The Sawo , Reeves and Cooper families announces with deep sadness the home going  of our husband, father, brother, uncle & friend,  Benjamin Kaine  Sawo.  After a brief illness Benjamin Kaine Sawo passed Sunday, March 08 ,2015 at The John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD.  While we mourn the loss of Ben and will miss him immensely, we will forever   cherish the many fond memories we have of him.

Benjamin Kaine Sawo leaves to mourn his wife, children, grandchildren, sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and host of relatives and friends both here in the United States, Liberia and abroad.

Funeral Services are as follows:
Wake:  Friday, March 27, 2015, 6pm-10pm
Viewing: 6pm-8pm
Bethel World Outreach Church
8242 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD  20910

Funeral Service:  March 28, 2015 9am
Bethel World Outreach Church
8242 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD  20910

Except for the family, select organizations and church family, all tributes will be made at the wake
Gates of Heaven
13801 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20906  
Benjamtus Sawo 202-710-1170
McAnna Cooper 240-593-3623
Rebecca Cooper 240-605-7868
Yatta Gray   240-552-1054

Courtyard by Marriott  Silver Spring  North 800-321-2211 (RE:SAWO)
Marriott Courtyards: PH 301-680-20904(Code “SAWO”)
Econolodge : PH 301-439-3003(Code “SAWO”)

Hon. Lee S. Mason, Sr.

Sunrise: January 23, 1972 at B.F. Goodrich (now Same Darby), Liberia
Sunset:  March 7, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Oklahoma, U.S.A

It is with profound grief and sadness that we announce the sudden and untimely death of Hon. Lee S. Mason, Sr., Assistant Minister for Regional and Sectorial Planning at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning.  Hon. Mason departed this earth on Saturday March 7, 2015 at the Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the United States of America, following a brief illness. While we mourn the loss of Lee and will miss him immensely, we will forever cherish the many fond memories we have of him.

The deceased is survived by his loving wife Mai Bollie, his sons Lee S. Mason, Jr. (4yrs) and Garmonee Thomas Joel Mason (2yrs), his mothers Sarah Mason and Hawa Mason, his brothers Joe S. Mason, Jr. (Kate), Benefit Mason, Ujaye Mason, Eddie Harmon, Moore Mason, Momolu Russell and Sando Mason (Helen); his sisters, Mrs. Kartumu Boakai (Vice President Boakai), Mrs. Helen Mason-Payway (Paul), Mrs. Masah Mason-Sobboh (James), Mrs. Kula Scott-Johnson, Mrs. Comfort Mason-Settro (Leslie), Mrs. Ruth Mason-Hallowagar (Dave), Victoria Mason, Doris Mason, uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews, nieces and host of other relatives and close friends in Liberia, U.S.A, Europe and other parts of the world.

Activities marking the celebration of the life of Hon. Lee S. Mason, Sr. are as follows:
Saturday, April 4, 2015 @ 11AM
Cross of Glory Lutheran Church
5929 Brooklyn Boulevard, MN, USA
The casket bearing the remains of Hon. Mason will then arrive at the Roberts International Airport and taken to the Samuel Stryker Funeral Home in Sinker, Monrovia. Liberia.

Friday, April 17, 2015 @ 6PM.-Midnight
St. Peters Lutheran Church
Sinkor, Monrovia
Saturday, April 18, 2015 @ 10 am
St. Peters Lutheran Church
Sinkor, Monrovia

Except for the family, select institutions and groups, all tributes will be made at the wake.
Three accounts have been opened in the United States and Liberia for friends and family wishing to contribute to Lee’s funeral and the wellbeing of his wife and two young Children. 

Bank of America Checking Account # 488054167757
Wells Fargo Savings Account # 5516004677
International Bank Liberia Ltd Savings Account..10203010091203
  • Masah Sobboh….886425158
  • Dave & Ruth Hallowanger…88654337/886520289
  • Robert Johnson…886510232
  • Eddie Harmon…880955829
  • Benefit Mason….886572287
  • Ernest Gaie…….777099923
  • Joe S. Mason, Jr……….763-639-9328
  • Helen Mason-Payway…..972-859-9654
  • Victoria Mason…………410-564-7569
  • William Bowee Jaywheh..763-639-4760
  • Rev. John B. Saah….763-281-2487
       Embassy Suites……..763-560-2700
       Quality Inn------------763-560-7464
       Motel 6………………….763-560-9789
      Transportation from Airport---763-957-2445

Newon Voker Jarrett

The Voker, Johnson, and Jarrett families sadly announce with deep sorrow the sudden death of Newon Voker Jarrett on Tuesday, 10th March 2015 in Douglasville, GA.

A loving and cherished grandmother, mother, sister, aunt, and cousin; she leaves to mourn a host of relatives and friends. Her presence was a ray of happiness to all she encountered. She will be deeply missed.
In lieu of flowers; donations if desired, to William Yanick Johnson college fund (Mother's wish)

Chase Account #696763163, Routing# 061092387.

April 3, 2015 Friday - Wake
Alfonzon Dawson Mortuary
3000 Martin Luther Jr. Dr. SW
Atlanta, GA 30311

April 4, 2015 Saturday - Memorial Service
Westview Cemetary
1680 Westview Drive, SW
Atlanta, GA 30310

Repass 1:30pm -5:30pm
Location to be announced
Contact information: 
Christie Stephens (404)587-5479
Generall Voker (602) 300-7919
Viola Voker-Johnson 08864 04648
Ara Voker-Chea 08866 77724
Jackie Voker (757)925-9371

Hotel Reservation:
Holiday Inn Atlanta Airport South 4669 Airport Blvd, College Park, Ga 30337. (Ph: 404-487-5000)
Under group name, "Voker Family".

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