Ace gospel singer Evang. Funmi Aragbaiye has lost his husband, Elder John Bola Aragbaiye. According to the statement released by the family, the septuagenarian passed on, on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.
Burial arrangement has been stated by family. Read statement below;
We announce the home call of our father, Elder John Bola Aragbaiye, who died on January 29th, 2019 at the age of 77 years. He was a top journalist at the Tribune newspapers and later transferred to sketch newspapers in 1967. While in Sketch, he worked as Entertainment Editor, Sub Editor, Supplement Editor and Sunday Sketch Editor. In 1981, he was appointed as Chief Press Secretary to Late Governor Ajashin of Ondo State.
Date : 19 & 20 March 2019 – Christian Wake keep
Venue : His residence, Oluyole Estate Extension sharp corner, Ibadan
Commendation service on the 21st March 2019 at St. James Cathedral, Oke Bola, Ibadan
Time : 10am – 11am
Convoy leaves immediately for Owo, his hometown at his residence, 26, idimepin street, Ijebu, Owo, for laying in state.
Artist Nite starts immediately at Aruwajoye Hall, Owo
Featuring : Prof Ebeneezer Obey, Rev. Idowu Animasahun, Bola Are, Toun Soetan, Ayewa, Ojo Ade, Bisi Alawiye, Sewele Jesu, Chuks Chudibe, Rev Bassey Ekpenyong, Kingsley Ogunde USA, Foluke Awoleye, Bose Adeiwa, Wunmi Babalola, among others…..
Final Burial service on the 22nd March 2019 at St Patrick Anglican Church, Owo. Entertainment of guest at Aruwajoye Hall, Owo