The funeral service of the late madam Hilda Adefarasin (nee Petgrave), the mother of the General Overseer of House on the Rock Church, Pastor Paul Adefasin was held at the Guilding Light Assembly in Lagos, today.
The programme, which was attended by high-profile people in the society, including clergymen, who were there, to commiserate with the Adefarasin family.
Pastor Adefarasin on his Instagram account, shared a photo of himself and siblings, standing near their mother’s coffin and looking set for the funeral.
“For mummy,” he wrote, adding the image of a dove for emphasis.
The pastor’s wife, Ifeanyi also posted a picture of the late Mrs Adefasin’s lying in state, on Instagram, with a caption, “Adieu Mummy,” and she also added a dove.
The service of songs and night of tributes was held for the 98 year old woman, at the Rock Cathedral in Lekki, Lagos on Thursday.
Late Mrs Adefasin, who died on Sunday January 5, 2023, was a nurse, women’s rights activist and former president of the National Council of Women Societies, during her life time.
She is survived by children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
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