- Funmi Martins was reported to have passed on at the age of 38 on May 6, 2002
- 19 years later, her daughter who is a Nollywood actress, Mide Martins, has penned down some words in remembrance
- Mide prayed for her mother’s soul to rest in peace as she added that her impact would not be forgotten
Nigerian movie star, Mide Martins, has taken to social media to once again remember the death of her late mother, Funmi Martins.
Mide’s mum who was also a prolific actress died at the young age of 38 on May 6, 2002. Her passing shook the movie industry at the time as people mourned.
Now, 19 years later, her daughter Mide has penned down sweet words to celebrate her mother’s short life while honouring her memory.
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In a recent Instagram post, Mide explained how her mother touched so many lives and said that her impact would never be forgotten.
She continued by praying for her mother’s soul to rest in peace among other emotional words. According to the actress, her mum was her best friend and she misses her.
“19YEARS AGO LIKE YESTERDAY.
"Your Paths In Life Will Never Be Erased.
"The Lives You Impacted Will Never Be Forgotten.
"May Your Sweet Tender Loving Soul Continue To Rest In Perfect Peace OLUWAFUNMILAYO ANIKE MARTINS
"Your Memories Lingers On Forever!!! I Miss You My Mother My Best Friend.”
See the emotional post below:
See another post to eulogise Funmi Martins below:
Fans also gathered in the comment section to eulogise the late actress Funmi Martins. Read what they had to say below:
“May Allah be pleased with her and grant her eternal rest ”
“You’re her twin may she continue to rest in peace”
“Hmmm,I remember just like yesterday when I was about 10years I saw her once in a movie but that name funmimartins lingers so well in my heart ❤️..may her gentle soul keep rest in peace”
May her soul rest in peace.
In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Mide Martins celebrated her husband, Afeez Owo, on his birthday.
In a post on Instagram, the actress shared a photo of her husband who donned a white traditional outfit with a cap and royal beads to match as he smiled charmingly at the camera.
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