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Emma Okai-Kaba
Sunrise December 6, 1963
Sunset November 21, 2018

It is with heavy hearts that we the Kaba, Okai, Sherriff, and Tolbert families announce with profound sadness the untimely home going of Emma Okai-Kaba, our dear wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, niece, cousin, and friend. This sad event occurred on November 21, 2018, in a tragic motor accident in Stafford, Virginia. Emma is survived by husband Eric Seikou Kaba, her children Seikou Kaba, Siatta Baindu Kaba, step-daughters Maima Daba Olu Kaba and Miatta Lueann Kaba. Emma is also survived by her father Milton N. Okai, Mother Bendu Tolbert Sherriff (Hashim), and siblings Alexis M. Okai, Fodey Sherriff, Eric King, Murphy Bedell, Umuru G. Sheriff Brima Sheriff, Varffie Sheriff, Sunder Sheriff, and several aunts, uncles, Cousins, and a host of relatives and friends.

Wake and Viewing:
Saturday, December 22, 2018
9:00 -10:00 AM

Funeral Service:
Saturday, December 22, 2018
10:00 - 12:00 noon

Little Union Baptist
17150 Mine Road
Dumfries, VA 22025

Woodbine Cemetery
12914 Canova Drive
Manassas, VA 20112

Tributes contact:
Bessie Marshall Mulabah - 571- 276- 9259

Family Contacts:
Eric Kaba - 703-868-4461
Alexis Okai - 908-343-3546
Bessie Marshall Mulabah - 571- 276- 9259
Matilda Goodlin - 571-238-6527

Repast Coordinators:
Joyce Silko - 301-412-2825 - Chair person
Ade Walker –703-405-6082
Nee Allison – 703-298-6794
Rosie Willis – Akyempong - 703-899-9573
Harriet King-Davis – 703-901-9970

Account information for contributions:

Account Holder’s Name: Seikou Kaba

Bank Name: Bank of America (BOA)

Account #: 435029302930
Routing #: 051000017   

Wire transfer # 026009593

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Dumfries, VA, 22026, 

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16925 Old Stage Rd, 
Dumfries, VA, 22026, United States

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Woodbridge, VA, 22191, United States

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14619 Potomac Mills Road, 
Woodbridge, VA, 22192, United States