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Mrs. Elizabeth J. Tannous
Sunrise May 29, 1942- Sunset October 10, 2016
The Harvey, Johns, Lamin, Davis, Sawyerr, Turay, and Jackson families announce with deep regret and sadness for the home going of their mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, grandaunt and great grand aunt. “Liza”, or “Ma Liza” commonly call by family, friends and neighbors departed this world after a protracted period of illness on Monday October 10, 2016 at The University of Toledo Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio USA.

“Ma Liza” is survived by her Children: Mr. Hilary Wunmeen, Mrs. Cleopatra Tannous Harvey (Everette), Caroline Tannous Eylmann , and Carter Johns . Grandchildren: Mrs. Edith Mayson Turay(Samuel Issa),Ms. Mariah Blessing Coleman, Ms. Maryann Harvey, and Ms. Eyevett Harvey,  Sister: Mrs. Louise Mason Lamin, Ms. Beasty Sawyerr, Mrs. Musu Sawyerr Bombo, Ms. Mildred T. Sawyerr, Ms. Rebacca Sawyerr, Brother: Mr. Moses C. Sawyerr, Mr. Samuel Sawyerr, and Stephen Sawyerr, and William A. Sawyerr Jr. Sister-in-law: Mrs. Sonnie Johns, Nieces:Ms. Edna Jones, Ms. Wanieta Davis, Ms. VeranDavis, Ms. Rose Johns, Ms.Harriett Lamin, Mrs Sally Lamin Vintue(Harris), Mrs. Odell M. Lamin Jackson(Roderick), Ms. Ann Lamin, Ms. Susan Lamin, Ms.Suna Lamin, Mrs .Henrietta Lamin Douglas(George), Mrs. Philecia Ross Martor(Jerome),Ms. Zoe Ross, Ms.Elizabeth Ross, Ms. Florence Ross, Ms. Garcious Ross, Ms.Beatrice Ross, Ms.Cynthia Johns, Mrs. Del Johns Nagbe(Sackor) , and Ms. Harriett Johns. Nephews: Mr. Max H. Lamin (Malvina ),Mr. Ishmael S. Lamin,(Mrs. Cecilia M.Lamin), Mr.Festus O. Lamin (Janet) Mr. Foday O. Lamin(Melrose), Mr . Bai Kahon Jr., Mr. Emmanel Davis, Mr. Fightnah Davis, Mr. Lemuel Davis, Mr. Churchill Ross, Mr. Abraham Johns, Mr. Kandy Deree Johns Jr. and a host of relatives and friends in The United States of America and Monrovia, Liberia.

Predeceased: Fathers: Mr. Aldophus Johns Sr., and Mr. Willam A. Sawyerr, Mother:  Harriett Williams Johns, Brothers: Mr. Lemuel Davis Sr. (Viola), Mr. Aldophus Johns, Mr. Philip Johns, and Mr. Kandy Deree Johns Sr. Sisters:Ms. Rose Johns, and Mrs. Florence Johns Ross. Nephews: Mr. Sam Lamin, and Mr. Othello Davis. Niece: Ms. Deretta Johns.

Home Going Celebration
Wake Keeping: October 28, 2016 from 6pm-9pm
Location:           Braden United Methodist Church
                           4725 Dorr St.
                           Toledo, OH 43615

Viewing and Funeral: October 29, 2016 from 10:00am
Location:           Braden United Methodist Church
                          4725 Dorr St.
                          Toledo, OH 43615

Interment:       1502 West Central Avenue
                         Toledo, OH 43606

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Everette Harvey                         419-215-3403 (cell)
Ishmael S. Lamin                        612-201-1365 (cell)
Max H. Lamin Sr.                        609-513-1640 (cell) 
Festus O. Lamin                          651-239-2611 (cell)
Foday O. Lamin                           609-431-2455 (cell)
Suna Lamin                                  651-442-8527 (cell)
Odell Lamin                                 814-402-0704 (cell)
Del Johns Nagbe                         612-735-8866 (cell)

Cleopatra Harvey                        419-297-6129 (cell)