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Ray Phiri

Ray Phiri (Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images / Getty)
Ray Phiri (Lefty Shivambu / Gallo Images / Getty)

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January 04, 2018 "May the good Lord welcome you in His Kingdom for a life well lived, you are always in our hearts and mind, thank you for inspiring the nation to search for the elusive missing cord, the 'Truth'" - Fasters "Mr Note" Magagula (WITBANK (RSA))
August 24, 2017 "I am so sorry for your loss. Losing our love ones is never easy but may the love of people that surrounds you soften your grief. And may you find comfort and peace in drawing closer to God in prayer during this difficult time."
July 30, 2017 "Offering our heartfelt sympathies and prayers to the family of Mr Phiri. Ray was truly an amazing and talented gentlemen. We will always remember his legacy of fine music. May God continue to provide comfort and strength during this most challenging time. We look forward to experiencing the fulfillment of God's promise to swallow of death forever. With Many prayers & Love" - Al (NY)
July 25, 2017 "I'm so sorry for your loss. He was a talented man who touched the lives of many. Rest assured that many are thinking of you at this time. Turn to our Heavenly Father through prayer for strength to deal with this difficult time, knowing that he wants to help you."
July 24, 2017 "Condolences the family and friends of Ray Phiri. May the God of comfort give the family the strength to endure in the trying times. PB"
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Obituary for Ray Phiri
Ray Phiri, a South African musician who was featured on Paul Simon’s album “Graceland,” died Wednesday, July 12, 2017, according to multiple news...
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