MILLEN, Ga. - Miss Grace Caroline Dudley, age 5, born December 26, 2008, daughter of Robert and Nicolette Dudley, joined her heavenly father February 14, 2014 after a tragic house fire took her life. Grace was a Pre-K student at Jenkins County Elementary School. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at Millen Baptist Church with Revs. Perry Hearn and David Wheeler officiating. Burial will follow in the Millen Cemetery. Grace leaves behind to cherish her memory, her parents, Robert and Nicolette Schwonke Dudley; brother, Dalton Dudley; paternal grandparents, George and Brenda Dudley; maternal grandparents, Gail and Lewis Todd and Mark Schwonke; paternal great grandparents, Jack and Mary Burke; maternal great grandmother, Myra Herrington; uncle, JR (Tricia) Schwonke; aunt, Ginger (Ernest) Lanier; and cousins, Jackson and Sidnee Lanier all of Millen. Active Pallbearers will be Chris Clifton, Coley Clifton, Drew Dudley, and Clay Boynton. Honorary Pallbearers will be John Williams, John Clifton, and all Jenkins County Firefighters. In lieu of flowers, in order to help with medical and funeral costs, memorials may be made to Robert or Brenda Dudley, 5166 E. Old Savannah Rd., Millen, GA 30442. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday at Crowe-Fields Funeral Home.
Crowe-Fields Funeral Home
364 East Winthrope Avenue Millen, GA 30442
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Feb. 17, 2014