Mr. Thomas Abana Kafai (Philip W. Coleman)

The Kafai, Stewart, Dyson and Coleman families deeply regret to announce the sudden home-going of their beloved husband, father, brother Mr. Thomas Abana Kafai (Philip W. Coleman), on September 21, 2007 at 7 pm. The late Tommy as he was affectionately called, was born September 26, 1958.

He leaves to Cherish his memory and celebrate his life , his most devoted wife Mrs Comfort Keih Kafai. 6 children:Ms.Jenneh Kafai of Monrovia, Liberia, Alice, Tommy, Kimberly, Abana and Abby Rose Kafai. Allof Winston Salem, NC USA. 6 sisters: Mrs Jeanette Kafai Barkon, Mrs Kadiyattu Coleman Porte, Mrs Annie Coleman Johnson(of Philadelphia, PA), Ms Margarett A. Dyson (Providence, RI), Minnie Dyson, and Ms. Regina Nah (Liberia). 2 brothers : Lamieh Kafai, and Mr. Sameul saysay(Liberia), and Mr. Ruben Kafai of Ghana, West Africa.He also leaves to mourn his loss lots of nieces and nephews in the USA and Liberia, and cousins in Liberia and the USA.

Funeral arrangement:

Wake keeping October 5, 2007at 7pm at the Goler memorial AME Zion Church 630 n. Patterson Ave. Winston Salem, NC 27107

Funeral Service on October 6, 2007 at 11am.


  • Ms. Margarett A.Dyson at (401) 861- 0304 0r (401) 868- 5121.
  • Mrs Kadiyattu Coleman Porte at (484)410- 9984.
  • Mrs Comfort Keih Kafai at (336) 788- 4327.