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Tantiga Compaore
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Papa Tantiga Compaore was born in 1937 in Koubri, Burkina Faso, West Africa. He grew up in Koubri then moved to Ghana, and later to Abidjan in Ivory Coast where he got his first job at the age of 13. In 1966, he moved to Cameroon where he met his wife Maman Victorine aka Reme, to whom he was married for 52 years. Papa Tantiga worked in Cameroon until his retirement, and later moved back to Burkina Faso. Papa came to the U.S to visit with the family back in September 2017. Papa passed away after a brief illness on January 19, 2018. May Papa Tantiga’s soul rest in eternal peace.
Papa Tantiga is preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, two sisters, four sons and a daughter. He is survived by his loving wife Victorine Compaore, 3 sons, 3 daughters, an older brother, 19 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.


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Visitation

Friday

2

Feb

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spring First Church

1851 Spring Cypress Rd.
Spring, Texas 77388

Service

Friday

2

Feb

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Spring First Church

1851 Spring Cypress Rd.
Spring, Texas 77388

Cemetery Details

Location

Earthman Resthaven Cemetery

13102 North Fwy,
Houston, TX 77060

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