Mary Lee Dudley

September 15, 1940 ~ December 11, 2019 (age 79)


On Wednesday December 11th at 6:17 p.m., Mary Lee Dudley passed away after a short illness.  She was preceded in death by her brothers Joe Ewell, Lucius Ewell Sr., Raymond Ewell and sisters Temple Ware, Uclee Wilson, and Ethel Hill.

Mary was born to the late Henry and Louise Ewell on September 15, 1940 in Alachua County.  She received her education in the Alachua County public school system.  She was a retired assembly worker at the Energizer company in Alachua, Fl.  She went on to get her AA degree from Sante Fe College.  She also received her CNA license and worked at ARC of Alachua County.

She leaves to cherish her memories, three daughters:  Lora Oliver, Ocala, FL, Maryetta Mack, Gainesville, FL, and Jacqueline ( Levy) Jones of Titusville, FL.  Three sons:  Willie ( Sheilla) Durdley, Port Wentworth, Ga., Sean Dudley, Gainesville, FL and Nolan Dudley, Atlanta, Ga.  Twenty one grandchildren: Michaela Dudley, Ernest ( Breann) Cook, Tiffany Leggett, Warren Durdley, Sherica ( Palmer) Steverson, Levysha Jones, LevyonJones, Sean Dudley, Lora Pinkney, SequoiaDudley, Joshua Dudley, Jakira Dudley, Katyegdra Dudley, Alanna Dudley, Tyrone Oliver, Jr., Tylayla Oliver, Collette Fisher, Na Vaya Dudley, Marsean Dudley, and Desean Dudley.  Great Grands: Za’Tonea Durdley, Raven Kennedy, Nora Cook, Araya Cook, Christian Cook, Win’Tah Dudley, King James Brown, and Riley Stuckey. One Goddaughter, Katherine Jackson, and one Godson, GuibertEtienne.  As well as a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

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 Service Program


December 21, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
DR Williams Fellowship Hall
618 NW 6th Street
Gainesville, FL 32641

Celebration of Life
December 22, 2019

11:00 AM
Bethel Seventh Day Adventist
740 NE 21st Street
Gainesville, FL 32641

Interment following funeral service
December 22, 2019

Seventh Day Adventist Church Cemetery
1910 NW 166th Street
Newberry, FL 32669

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