Rev. Herbert Sei Lami Zigbuo, 72, died recently at his resident in Creedmor, NC. He was a missionary for the United Methodist Church in Liberia and also in the United States, and the husband of Rev. Mary Zigbuo, a missionary presently serving in the Rockingham District (Robeson, Scotland, Richmond counties). Memorial services and viewing will be Saturday, June 16th, 5-8 pm at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Durham, NC.
Rev. Zigbuo received a mechanical engineering degree from N.C. A&T State University in Greensboro, NC and earned a masters of divinity degree from Duke Divinity School in Durham, NC.
Survivors: wife, Mary Randall Zigbuo; children, Agnes Kou Zigbuo-Williams, Kou Dale ZigbuoMoore and Yah Mehniah Zigbuo-Eshun.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that contributions be sent to continue the legacy of Rev. Zigbuo of scholarships for children, youth, and young adults in Liberia. Send to Mary Zigbuo, 327 Bridget Way, Creedmor, NC 27522.
Following services in Durham, his remains will be flown to Ganta, Nimba County, Liberia where final rites will be held at Miller McAllister United Methodist Church in Liberia. Arrangements by McMillan Funeral Home in Lumberton, NC.