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Funeral Details Confirmed, RIP Legend

Former Football Star’s Funeral Details Confirmed

By Soccer Laduma - May 03, 2018 06:00 PM

Funeral details of the late former Orlando Pirates, Golden Arrows and Maritzburg United player have been confirmed.

Read: Pirates Issue Condolences

With the country still in shock and saddened by the death of Bheka Phakathi, who tragically died in a car accident this past Sunday morning, the club he was coaching has moved on to confirm his funeral details.

Phakathi was the head coach of Umvoti FC in the ABC Motsepe League at the time of his untimely death. The Greytown-based outfit took to their official Facebook account to confirm the details of Phakathi’s memorial service, as well as those of the funeral service.

“Bheka "Mlisa" Phakathi Funeral Arrangements
Friday 4 May 2018
Memorial Service: City Hall Durban 14:00 - 16:00
Saturday 5 May 2018
Mlindelo (night vigil): Bheka Phakathi’s House in Lamontville 18:00 till late
Sunday 6 May 2018
Inkonzo yongcwabo (funeral service): Yellowwood Park Civic Centre 10:00 - 13:00 (edited),” the club confirmed.

Read: Bafana COSAFA Squad Announced 

It has been confirmed that Phakathi will be laid to rest at the Lamontville Cemetery in Durban.  


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mbixane May 04, 2018 07:17 AM
Lala ngoxolo qhawe laseMzansi
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Liku May 04, 2018 07:14 AM
My his soul rest in peace
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msebenzi zibi May 03, 2018 08:40 PM
may his soul rest in peace.
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DUPENTER May 03, 2018 08:26 PM
RIP Brother Eish uNkulunkulu uyazi wenzani.
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Bra-Moss May 03, 2018 07:07 PM
I feel for his players because there were spending many hours with him and everybody else will be given support but few people will think about them. We also pray for his wife and kids his family and relatives.

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