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Mrs. Selena D. Seton-Assaf
Sunrise: March 28, 1920
Sunset: November 17, 2014


“The days of our years are threescore years and ten; and if by reason and strength they be fourscore years, yet is their strength labour and sorrow; for it is soon cut off, and we fly away.” Psalm 90:10 (KJV)

The Seton and Assaf families announce the home-going of our matriarch, our darling loving  mother, sister, caring aunt, wonderful cousin, adoring grandmother, gentle great-grandmother, sweet great great-grandmother and cherished friend, Mother Selena D. Seton-Assaf. This peaceful transition occurred on November 17, 2014, at 2pm at the Las Colinas, Medical Center, Irving, Texas. Mother Seton was raised in Harper, Maryland County, Liberia. She was predeceased by her husband, Mr. Arif Assaf, Sr.; she leaves to cherish her memory 6 children: Walter C. Cooper (Odette); Arif B. Assaf, Jr.; George B. Assaf (Annette); Morris H. Assaf; Samaria Assaf-Cartwright; Letia Assaf-Bates (Jefferson); 25 grandchildren, 12 great-grand children, 12 siblings, predeceased several nieces, nephews and friends in the US, Liberia, and throughout Europe. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Her memory will forever be cherished in our hearts.

Friday, December 5, 2014
Viewing: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wake keeping: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Restland Funeral Home – Coppell Chapel 400 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, Texas 25019

Saturday, December 6, 2014
Funeral Service: 10:00 AM
Restland Funeral Home - Coppell Chapel 400 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, Texas 25019

Rolling Oaks Memorial Cemetery
400 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, Texas 25019

Saturday, December 6, 2014
Restland Reception Hall
400 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, Texas 25019

Hotels: Local hotel information will be forthcoming

Letia Assaf-Bates (Jefferson)  +231-880-926-648
Samaria Assaf-Cartwright      469-867-1646
Arif B. Assaf, Sr.                     703-565-4220
Walter C. Cooper                  +231- 886-971-329
Naziria Assaf-Dendy              907-821-8556
William Landford                   413-519-9952


La Quinta Inn
4850 West John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063

Comfort Inn
4700 John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063

Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas DFW Airport North Grapevine
1750 State Highway 121, Grapevine, TX 76051
(972) 471-5000

Sleep Inn DFW North
4770 Plaza Dr.
Irving, TX 75063