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Victoria Burgess-Walker

With profound sadness, we announce the death of beloved Mother Victoria Burgess-Walker; she was seventy-eight (78). This sad event occurred on Saturday, August 19th, 2018 at the ELWA Hospital in Liberia, while visiting relatives and friends after years of living in the USA.

Aunty Vic, Grandma, Lottie, or Miss Victoria, as she was affectionately called, leaves to mourn her loss, her children: Rose Hall-Siakor (Jake); Pearl Banks-Williams (Clarence); William Banks (Monica), and Samalla Porte. Her step-children: Emilio Lolin (Dee), Manu Kamara, Otis Hall (Satta), Satta Cooper-Sunnyway (Roland), and Jermon Cooper-Saryee(Dan) Her God daughters: Louise Massaquoi-Paegar (Karnga), Sharietta Ransom and son, Brandon Williams; many Grandchildren, including Joyce Victoria, Samuel R., Araminta and Rosemarie Smith, Arpai Siakor-Sumu, Angel, Artima and Arthur Siakor, Leeland, Lee and Lela Banks, Clarence, Carl & Calvin Williams; Quita and Jumanee Hall, Rodney and Roland Sunnyway, Sabrina, Samira, and Saniya Idriss; several great grand-children, her only sister Mary Charles, her confident (sister-in-law) Helen Banks; and a host of other relatives and friends in Liberia and the USA.

Funeral Arrangements are as follows:

Memorial Service
September 8th, 2018—10am
North Davidson United Methodist Church
1025 E 36th Street, Charlotte, NC 28205

Wake Keeping and Funeral Service
Removal from St. Moses Funeral Home ---Friday, September 28th, 2018 @4pm
Wake ------- Friday, September 28th 8pm-12am. Salem Baptist Church, Brewerville.
Funeral------Saturday, September 29th, 2018, at 10am.
Interment----Banks’ family plot, Brewerville (VOA junction)

Contacts in the USA
Mrs. Rose Hall-Siakor---612.232.9386 ###### Mrs. Pearl Banks-Williams---704.490.2596/0776685913
Mr. & Mrs. Emilo Lolin---980.318.0137/423.794.6019 ##### Mrs. Bendu Coleman-Zargo---410.905.3392
Mr. Otis Hall---609.289.2501 ###### Mrs. Capitola Green-Davis ####704.649.0167

Contacts in Liberia
Mr. Clarence Wilfred Williams—0776685914 ### Mrs. Araminta Smith-Talery ---0770503282
Mrs. Louise Massaquoi-Paegar---0886512285/704.252.3180 ### Dan Saryee—0770524894
Mr. Samuel R. Smith III----0777517548