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Honorable Scott Gblorzuo Toweh

It is with deep sorrow and regret  that the Toweh, Vaye and Klee families announce the sudden home-going of our beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, and Cousin, the Honorable, Minister Scott Gblorzuo Toweh. Honorable Toweh passed away on May 7, 2014 at the Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A. after a very brief illness.
He was born to the union of Honorable Chief Johnny Gblorzuo Toweh and Mrs. Matee Toweh of the Boe & Quila Chiefdom.  His father was a long serving member of the Liberian legislature.  Both of his parents predeceased him.
Honorable Toweh received formal education at Booker Washington Institute (BWI)  in Kakata, Liberia; ORT NATHANIEL in Israel; North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, North Carolina; and North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. He earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees respectively in the field of agriculture at these universities.

Hon. Toweh descended from a long line of traditional royalty in Liberia, Hon. S. Gblorzuo Toweh devoted his professional working years as a public servant. After serving as a school teacher and soccer coach in his native Tappita District, he later moved into the ranks of national government where served the Liberian people in various capacities including Minister of Agriculture, Minister of Posts and Telecommunications; Deputy Minister of Local Government, Rural Development and Urban Reconstruction; and Director of Cooperatives in the Ministry of Agriculture among others. He was very well travelled and very committed to serving his people.

Hon.Toweh leaves to cherish the precious memory of his unconditional love his beloved Wife, Mrs. Kaymahe Vaye-Toweh; Children: Tuku Toweh, Annette Tarawali,  MacNeil S. Toweh, Mildred Toweh- Scholte (Alex),   Teebeh Toweh-Tah (Richelieu) and  Laywor Toweh; Grand Children: Mehedi Ali Mourtada,  Michel Champ Tarawali,  David M. Domensea ,  Samuel Toweh, Richella Tah, Richelieu Tah Jr., Rudelle T. Tah, James N. Domensea and Steven G. Domensea; Uncles: including Dr. Daniel B. Toweh (Margaret), Aunts: including Mary Q. Toweh: brothers including Honorable Ricks Toweh and hosts of relatives and friends in the U.S., Liberia, other African countries, Australia, etc.

ORDER OF FUNERAL ACTIVITIES
United States of America
Wake: Friday, June 6, 2014 @ 7:00 P.M
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
107 North Driver Street, Durham, North Carolina

Funeral Service: Saturday, June 7, 2014 @ 11:30 A. M.
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
107 North Driver Street, Durham, North Carolina

Memorial Program & Reception: Saturday, June 7, 2014 @ 4 pm
CAARE Reception Hall, 214 Broadway Street, Durham, NC,27701
 
 
Republic of Liberia

Note: Due to unforeseen flight changes, please see the revised Schedule for Liberia.

Arrival: Saturday, June 14, 2014
Roberts International Airport

Monrovia, Liberia

Funeral Service: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 @11:30 A.M.
Tubman United Methodist Church
Duport Road, Monrovia, Liberia

Departure to Toweh Town, Nimba, County: Thursday, June 19, 2014

Toweh Town, Nimba County, Liberia
Traditional Wake: Friday, June 20, 2014
Funeral/Interment: Saturday, June 21, 2014
Interment: Toweh Family Plot

Contacts:
Dr. Daniel B. Toweh (Margaret) - 763-898-8350
Kaymahe Vaye - Toweh - 919-943-0961
Teebeh Toweh-Tah (Richelieu) 919-257-3458
Amos Mahsua - 216-861-1822
Hon. Ricks Y. Toweh ( Yonyon ) 011-231-888080708
Dr. Solomon H. Toweh - 301-437-9099
Prince M. Toweh (Esther) 301-503-4001
Eva Toweh - 856-246-7224
Mentor Vaye - 011-231-88-641-9741
MacNeil S. Toweh-832-633-0909
Annette Tarawali: 973-876-4078
Spencer Vaye-610-563-8306
Mildred Toweh- Scholte (Alex) - 011-231-886926016
Peter Gailah - 615-200-4775
Daniel B. Mahn (Gaydour) 240-354-6844
Esther Toweh: 404-587-5359
Bessie Lurlay (Cyril): 404-838-6238/770-873-8356
Laywor Toweh: 919-741-1083
Ruthann Toweh: 612-685-8187

Hotel Accommodations:
Holiday Inn Express and Suites:
4912 S. Miami Blvd.
Durham, NC 27703
(919) 474-9800
Group rate code: Scott Memorial

Hilton Garden Inn:
4620 South Miami Blvd., Durham, NC
Hotel: 919-941-6066
Deadline to book: 5/30/14
Group rate code: Scott Memorial

Extended Stay America:
4919 S. Miami Blvd
Durham, NC, 27703
919-998-0400
Group rate code: colleen