The Liberian Connection - Africa (1996 - 2013) - An Internet Magazine that Connects Liberians at home and abroad

TLC Africa

Death Announcement




Looking for a job in Liberia?



Getting to Liberia

Real Estate

Have property to lease, rent or sell? List in our Real Estate section

Contact TLC Africa Website:

Tel: 231-886-605-933


Mrs. Monica Sorwood-Cooper

It is with great sadness and heaviness of heart that the Cooper and, Sorwood families announced the home going of our beloved wife, mother, sister, cousin and aunt, Mrs. Monica Sorwood-Cooper. This sad event occurred at the Lowell General Hospital in Lowell Massachusetts on November 6, 2013 after a protracted period of illness.

Tutu, as she was affectionately called leaves to mourn her loss while cherishing her memories, her husband Mr. Jesse Cooper, her children Amu Quendeh Quaye, and Dekontee Chuku Faikai, her granddaughter, Tonia Quaye, her sisters, Vera Mannah (Sando Mannah), Beatrice Simmonds, Joetta Laughton (Pierre Laughton), Tanneh Sorwood, Tupee Sorwood, Jugbeh Nimely (Wleh Nimely),  Brothers, her adopted sister Bliloh Glay and a host of other relatives including her aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, In-Laws and friends.

Wake keeping over the remains of Monica Sorwood-Cooper will be held on December 7, 2013 at 5pm :
New England Pentecostal Ministries
955 Bridge St
Pelham, NH 03076

Funeral services will be held at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Liberia on December 13, 2013

Family Contact:
Jesse Cooper: 978-590-7941
Vera Mannah: 214-274-5019
Joetta Laughton: 817-874-2045
Jugbeh Nimely: 678-528-2795
Bliloh Glay: 704-287-3128
Beatrice Simmonds: 0886873971
Amu Quaye: 0886522078

Available hotels in the area:
Courtyard Boston Lowell/Chelmsford
30 Industrial Ave E,
 Lowell, MA 01852

Holiday Inn Tewksbury-Andover
4 Highwood Dr
 Tewksbury, MA 01876

Best Western Plus Chelmsford Inn
187 Chelmsford St
 Chelmsford, MA 01824