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Nora Gbatu
Sunrise:            November 15, 1958           
Sunset:            August 30th, 2012

The Gbatu Family in the United States and Liberia sadly announce the untimely home going of our daughter and sister Miss Nora Gbatu on Thursday, August 30th, 2012.

“Sis Nora” as she was affectionately known by all, passed away peacefully at home in Charlotte, NC after a protracted battle with cancer. She leaves to mourn her loss her mother, Mrs. Yah Gbatu of Liberia, many brothers and sisters including Pastor Yei Gbatu (Philadelphia, PA) and Mr. Jeffrey Gbatu (Charlotte, NC), and a large extended family in the United States, Europe and Liberia.

Funeral Arrangements
There will be a wake-keeping and memorial service in Charlotte, NC prior to the transportation of our love one to Liberia for burial.

Wake-keeping (Stateside):           
Date:            Friday, September 21, 2012 (7 pm)
Place:            Hickory Grove United Methodist Church, 6401 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte, NC 28215

Memorial Service (Stateside)
Date:            Saturday, September 22, 2012 (11 am)
Place:            Hickory Grove United Methodist Church, 6401 Hickory Grove Road, Charlotte, NC 28215

Funeral Services and Repast (Liberia)
Wake-keeping:            Friday, October 5, 2012 (7 pm)
Funeral Services:        Saturday, October 6, 2012 (10 am)
Place:                        Ganta United Methodist Church, Ganta, Nimba County, Liberia

Nora will be laid to rest at the Gbatu Family Cemetery in Ganta immediately following the funeral services.

Contact info:
Stateside
Pastor Yei Gbatu:            215-779-5726
Mr. Jeffery Gbatu:            704-891-7177

Liberia
Miss Evelyn Gbatu:                        088-664-2221
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Gbatu:            088-646-5092

 

 
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