By: Favour Mark
Family, friends, community members and colleagues gathered on Saturday, December 2nd, 2023, to pay tribute to the life and legacy of Rev. Solomon Olujimi Awodeinde.
The Methodist Church Nigeria, Diocese of Remo, served as the solemn setting for a heartfelt church service. Attendees sang hymns and listened to a preacher who spoke fondly of Rev. Awodeinde, highlighting his calm demeanor, easy-going nature, and punctuality.
Following the church service, the celebration continued at the LBC event center in Sagamu, where family, friends, and well-wishers came together for a reception ceremony. The atmosphere was filled with joy and warmth as memories of Rev. Awodeinde were shared, and the community showed their support for his family during this time of loss. The reception provided an opportunity for everyone to gather, reflect, and honor the life of a remarkable individual.
The gathering not only served as a remembrance of Rev. Solomon Olujimi Awodeinde, but also showcased the strength and unity of the Sagamu community. Through their presence and support, they demonstrated the impact that Rev. Awodeinde had on their lives and the love and respect they had for him.