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Hattie Mamie Cephas

The Cephas, Saywah, Leyou, George, Brown, Kohn, and Duoe families announce with deepest sorrow the death of our mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend Hattie Mamie Cephas.

Mamie as she was affectionately called went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 29th, 2017, at the Cooper Hospital in Camden, NJ.

Mamie is survived by two children Ms. Harrislyn J. Saywah and Ms. Benetta D. Leyou. She is also survived by the following sisters and brothers: Mrs. Cecelia N. Goffa-Duoe (Thomas), Mrs. Theresa M. Brown (Sam), Mrs. Josephine Kohn (Nat), Mr. Anthony W. Cephas, Mr. William R. Cephas, Mr. Charles D. Cephas (Louise), Ms. Jeanetta O. Cephas, Mr. Wynston B. Cephas, Mr. Emmanuel F. Cephas, and Mrs. Esther M. Metzger (Rambo). She also survived by a host of friends and relatives. Mamie is predeceased by her father Mr. Anthony M. G. Cephas, mother Theresa Mardoe Cephas, brother Maxwell Alpha and daughter Mullah.

Account Information
Bank of America
Account Number:381050333983
Routing Number:021200339

Activities marking the celebration of the life for Mamie are as follows

Funeral Service
Service: Saturday, September 23, 2017 @ 9:30 AM
Mary Queen of Parish All Saints
4824 Camden Ave.
Pennsauken Township, NJ 08110

Lakeview Memorial Park
1300 US 130 North
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077

429 John F. Kennedy Way
Willingboro, NJ 08046


Sleep Inn
208 US 130 North
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077
(856) 829-0717

Crown Plaza
2349 Marlton Pike W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 665-6666

Days Inn & Suites
525 Kaighns Ave
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 663-0100

Holiday Inn
2175 Marlton Pike W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 663 5300

Mrs. Theresa M. Brown (856) 589-6479/ (856) 404-0917
Mrs. Cecelia N. Goffa-Duoe (609) 977-9294
Ms. Regina Toe (609) 500-2775
Mrs. Josephine Kohn (267) 315-6665
Mr. Winston B. Cephas (609) 456-3857
Ms. Benetta D. Layou (011) 231-777581543
Ms. Harrislyn Saywah (856) 313-4183