Details of Ray Phiri’s memorial and funeral service announced

Cape Town – The details of South African jazz artist Ray Phiri’s memorial service have been released by family spokesperson, Paul Nkanyane.

Phiri’s death was announced to a stunned nation on Wednesday morning. 

Nkanyane spoke to The Juice on Thursday afternoon saying: “The memorial service will be this coming Thursday the 20th and then the funeral will be on the following Saturday. Both will be at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. The time is yet to be confirmed.”

Ray Phiri

Details for Ray Phiri’s memorial service:

Date: Thursday, 20 July 2017
Place: Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga
Time: TBA

Details for Ray Phiri’s funeral service:

Date: Saturday, 22 July 2017
Place: Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga

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