Khaya J. Cosby, age 52, of Dorchester died Thursday, October 10, 2019 at his home due to heart failure. He was born on March 3, 1967 in Milford, Massachusetts to the late Willie James and Nora Lee Cosby. Khaya is preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Nora Cosby; father in-law, Bishop Joe L. Smith; brother, baby Harold Dexter; sister-in-law, Lori Cox; and brother in-law, Rev. Joe L. Smith, II.
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Khaya is survived by his wife of 20 years, Sandra Cosby; his three children, Kayla, Khaya Jr. and Saje; one brother, Marc of Dorchester, Massachusetts; one Sister, Chandi Holmes of Fairburn, GA; his mother-in-law, Gladys Smith of Boston; eight sisters-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Riley-Antoine Funeral Home in Boston, MA. The viewing will be on Friday, October 18 from 10:00AM - 11:00AM and the services following at 11:00 - 12:30PM at The Word of Life Tabernacle Church, 120 Amory Street, Jamaica Plain, MA.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the MGH Research Institute (Attn: Cardiology Div.)