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COMFORT HEDOU TAYEE-KORLOH DENNIS COOPER


AUGUST 24, 1941 - MARCH 21, 2018

2nd TIMOTHY 4:7  I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept  the faith......
                                             
With humility and in joyful thanksgiving to Almighty God, the Eliseus Bernard Cooper Sr. family announces the peaceful journey into Eternal life of our loving, sweet Mother, Grandmother, Great-grand, Sister, Aunt, Cousin, Relative, In-law;

Mrs Comfort Hedou Tayee-Korloh Dennis Cooper. (Hedou, pronounced hay-dorh;
Tayee pronounced tay-yee; )

Surrounded by her family in prayers and songs of praise, this Blessed event occurred on March 21st, in Providence, RI; U.S.A.  Comfort was born in Henugbe, Toobakeh, Maryland County, Liberia. She was a true matriarch and a
devout woman of God.

Honouring her legacy while cherishing her fond and indelible memories are her children: Charlotte Cooper Reffell(late Ambassador Dr Jonathan S. Reffell); Margaret E. Cooper (Clifford Sworr); Emmanuel J. Cooper (Fatu); Joseph Cooper, Eliseus Bernard Cooper Jr (Shannon); Pastor Claudius A. Cooper (Salome); Amanda Jackson (Christian); Comfort Tarawali Jaber (Richard);
Julie Joanna Cooper; Antoinette Togba Ivy (Lahai); Sarah Phillips Dickson (Henry).  Several grand and great-grandchildren.  Brother: Joseph Blade Dennis (Esther); Sister; Maryann Jorkor Baker. A host of nieces, nephews, including Rev. Philip Hne Nyemah, (MD, USA), cousins, relatives,
in-laws, extended families of Gbekeh and Two Water Joint clans in Maryland County, church family members from the Prince of Peace, Church of God in Christ, Old Road, Monrovia, Liberia, which she helped found, as well as relatives, friends and acquaintances in the U.S.A., Australia, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Ghana, and Liberia respectively.

She was predeceased by her Husband Eliseus Bernard Cooper Sr. ("Bubba" Cooper , "E. B." Cooper), Collector of Customs, Maryland County, Liberia; Parents: Chief Old man Bai Tayee Dennis and Ayee (I-yee) Kwiah-Kade (ka-day) Doe; Children: Henry Jenkins Randolph Cooper, III (Old man); Mary Sophia Cooper (Girlee); Roselyn D. Cooper, Velicia Cooper, Rev. Walter C. Cooper and Cassius Lawson; Grand child:. Gladys "Pannapan" Togba; Siblings: Esther Kosede Dalieh ((ko-seh-day), William Gahien Dennis, Pwoade Davis and Lucy (Wa'm -a-de);Uncle & Aunt, Mr & Mrs Arthur Kwasi Doe; Niece and nephew Mrs Helena Roland and William Gahien Pearson, and her son in-law, Ambassador Dr Jonathan S. Reffell.

Terms of Endearment for Comfort who was aptly named include:"Sweet Mother", "Sister", "Mama", "Ma Comfort","O Ma", "Sis Comfort" "Klonfor", "Aunty", "Hedou", "Tayee-Korloh" "Say-say", "Sackur", "Ma Cee Cee", "C Coop", "Big Granma", "Granma", "Granma-girl", and "Granmeezie", "Young geh".    

Comfort was easy-going with a pleasant disposition, soft-spoken with a quiet strength, adored and loved by all who got to know her.  She was also a true embodiment of a Mother to her children as well as to all children, with unwavering faithfulness to her God which she instilled in her children. THANK YOU, Mama!!

*FINAL FAREWELL ITINERARY:*

EVENING OF REFLECTION & REMEMBRANCE:
Friday April 20th, 6pm- 10pm
CHRIST CENTER OF PRAISE FULL GOSPEL CHURCH(CCOP)
93 Prudence Ave
PROVIDENCE, RI 02909

CELEBRATION OF LIFE & THANKSGIVING SERVICE
Saturday April 21st, 9:45am- 12noon
**SAME VENUE***
* COLOUR for the SERVICE is PURPLE*
*(Absolutely, NO BLACK, PLEASE!!!)*

FINAL RESTING PLACE:
North Burial Grounds
5 Branch Ave
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

RECEPTION
Venue will be announced @ Service

CONTACTS:
Charlotte Cooper Reffell.....585 857 8693

Margaret Cooper…………………….401 225 8851

Pastors Claudius & Salome Cooper…..401 301 5569/401 954 2836

Emmanuel Cooper…………. 401 406 0628

Eliseus B. Cooper Jr………….240 476 4508

Amanda & Christian Jackson ……………. 401 345 8025

 

LIBERIA:

Joseph Cooper…………………………………..231 886 567 598

Joseph Blade? Dennis…………………………..231 777 009 036

Antoinette & Lahai Ivy……………………….231 770 131 033

Sarah & Henry Dickson………………………...231 886 526 123

Wa’m & Elizabeth Neufville…………………….231 880 806 320

                                                           231 777 521 203


MAY YOUR SOUL REST IN ETERNAL PEACE!!!!!!!