Ray Phiri’s daughter Ziwande has described her father as an amazing person who used his gift to bring joy to others.
Ziwande Phiri said, “My father was an amazing man. He was amazing, lord knows he was.
“I have always pictured my father as a musician painting smiles to people’s faces he does not know. A man using his gift to please the ears of others and a father who love his children but most of all a guitarist who played that are somehow is in my genes .That was the picture that my father painted in my mind.” – She added.
— Sikelelwa Geya Mdingi (@SikiGeyaMdingi) July 22, 2017