Ebenezer Obey’s Wife Dies

The late Juliana Obey Fabiyi.

•The late Juliana Obey Fabiyi.

The death has occurred in Lagos, Southwest, Nigeria of wife of Juju music maestro turned preacher, Evangelist (Dr.) Ebenezer Obey-Fabiyi (MFR), Evangelist Juliana Obey-Fabiyi.

•The lateJuliana Obey Fabiyi.

Aged 67, Juliana Obey Fabiyi who recently returned from a medical trip to an Indian health centre died yesterday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH).

A frontline businesswoman and a poultry farmer, Mrs. J. O. Obey-Fabiyi is survived by her husband, Evang. Obey Fabiyi (MFR), Shina, Rotimi, Bukky Obey-Olaiya, Lanre, Toluwaleke and Folarin.

Speaking with P.M.NEWS at his Ikeja home today while receiving sympathisers, Obey-Fabiyi referred to the scriptures specifically in Psalm 48:14 ‘for this God is our God for ever and ever. He will be our guide even unto death’.

“Mama has gone to rest,” he added.

Meanwhile a condolence register has been opened at the Ikeja residence of the deceased and at the headquarters of Decross Gospel Mission (DGM) where one of the children is the District Overseer and Senior Pastor.

Born to the Onifade family on 23 March, 1945, she got married to Evangelist (Dr.) Obey Fabiyi (MFR) in 1963.

Burial arrangement is yet to be announced by the family.

—Ayodele Lawal

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