Idols SA runner-up Thamsanqa ‘Thami’ Simphiwe Shobede’s family took to his Instagram page to thank all for the continued support and prayers they’ve been receiving during this time.
On Tuesday the family announced that Thami’s memorial service will take place on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at the Sandton’s Assemblies of God at 14:00 in the afternoon.
Thami Shobede’s funeral will take place on Saturday the 21st of September in Mzondeni Hall, Mtubatuba in KwaZulu Natal and the service will commence at 08:00 in the morning.
Thami Shobede’s final resting place will be KwaNtombela Residential Home, Esikhaleni KwaNtombela, KwaSomkhele, Mtubatuba.
Thami died at Kalafong Hospital in Pretoria on Thursday morning.
Sowetan reports that Thami was admitted to the hospital after collapsing when performing on stage at the weekend.
The paper reports that a ‘source’ close to Thami told them that his organs failed and he slipped into a coma on Tuesday.
For more details about the funeral and proceedings of the day, one can contact Mrs. Buthelezi on 072 442 4128 | Mrs. Ntombela 071 116 8193.