Funeral Details Confirmed, RIP Legend
Former Football Star’s Funeral Details Confirmed
Funeral details of the late former Orlando Pirates, Golden Arrows and Maritzburg United player have been confirmed.
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.
It has been confirmed that Phakathi will be laid to rest at the Lamontville Cemetery in Durban.