The Home Going of Mr. Jimmy G. Askie
Sun Rise: December 6, 1933, Sun Set: January 26, 2015
The Askie and Gbodgo families regret to announce the passing of Mr. Jimmy G. Askie, the son of the late Chief Quiqui Gbodgo and the late Madam Nyalia Gbodgo of the town of Gbawu, Swen-Mecca District, Bomi County, Liberia.
This sad event took place in the city of Hyattsville, Maryland, USA on January 26, 2015. Before taking up citizenship in the United States of America, the deceased was a successful cocoa, coffee, and rice farmer on the banks of the Mahai River in the town of Mahai, Bomi County, Liberia, where he also served as town chief. Mr. Askie was married twice but both wives predeceased him. The marriages were blessed with nine (9) children. Left to mourn his passing are; his only sibling, Madam Gbowah Gbodgo, his children: E. Musu Askie-Kemokai, Fata, Francis, Famata, Nenneh, Jatu, Tumah, Siafa, and Massa Askie; twenty seven( 27) grand children, three (3 ) great-grand children, a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held on February 21, 2015 at the St. Paul United Methodist Church,
2601 Colston Drive, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA.
Viewing: 9 -10AM, The Service: 10AM – 12 Noon. The burial will take place shortly thereafter at the George Washington Cemetery, 9500 Riggs Road, Adelphi, MD 20783.
E. Musu Askie- Kemokai 240-305-9120
Massa Askie 763-742-3404
Siafa Askie 410-501-4889
Fata Askie 886-612-897
Tumah Askie 775-674-973