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Folarin Olaitan Ayanwale

March 15, 1989 - June 10, 2017

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Folarin Olaitan Ayanwale, age 28 of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on June 10, 2017. Folarin, fondly called "Flo" by her friends, was born in Nigeria on March 15, 1989 to her parents, Lekan and Adejoke Ayanwale. She was an Auburn High School graduate and attended Montgomery Therapeutic Recreation Center. She was a winner of multiple medals in various competitions in the Special Olympics and was a member of Club DS under MADSOG. Folarin was an active member of "In His Hands Ministry" of Lakeview Baptist Church, Auburn, Alabama. She had a supreme talent in solving...

Folarin Olaitan Ayanwale, age 28 of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on June 10, 2017. Folarin, fondly called "Flo" by her friends, was born in Nigeria on March 15, 1989 to her parents, Lekan and Adejoke Ayanwale. She was an Auburn High School graduate and attended Montgomery Therapeutic Recreation Center. She was a winner of multiple medals in various competitions in the Special Olympics and was a member of Club DS under MADSOG. Folarin was an active member of "In His Hands Ministry" of Lakeview Baptist Church, Auburn, Alabama. She had a supreme talent in solving puzzles and she loved dancing, singing karaoke, bowling, swimming, listening to country music, laughing, eating chocolate cake and she loved all things Disney. One thing she enjoyed most was giving hugs and kisses to those she loved. She was a ray of sunshine and a gift to her family and friends. She will be sorely missed.

Folarin is preceded in death by her brother, Kayode Ayanwale. She is survived by her father, Lekan Ayanwale; her mother, Adejoke Ayanwale; her sisters, Shade Ogunmodede (Wale), Bimbola Lasaki (Seyi), Deola Adekola (Tunde), and Lolade Soboyejo (Fola); and her nieces and nephews, Dami, Dayo, Anjola, Bisola, Eniola, Demi, Tolani, Tiwa, Teni, and Kore.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Alabama Heritage Funeral Home from 10:00 to 11:00 am. Funeral Services for Folarin will begin at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Folarin to any of the following organizations:

National Down Syndrome Congress
http://www.ndsccenter.org/donate/

Montgomery Area Down Syndrome Outreach Group (MADSOG)
PO Box 230571,
Montgomery, AL 36123