Grace Wingate Hudson, 83


Grace Wingate Hudson, 83, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Thursday, July 15, 2010. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was known for her green thumb. Her yard was a riot of color from the first blooms of Spring to the last breath of Fall.

Hudson was preceded in death by her parents, William C.Wingate and Virginia Brittingham Wingate; and her husband, George William Hudson. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Gwendolyn Dukes and Harry Dukes; her grandchildren, Amy Dukes Brothers and husband Col. Keith A. Brothers, Adel Dukes Melson and Adam Harry Dukes; her great grandchildren, Alfred Melson and Hudson Brothers; and three siblings, Marie Wingate Mitchell, Lemuel Wingate, and Faye Wingate Daisey.

Services are set for Monday, July 19, at 10 a.m. at the Frankford Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 43 Thatcher Street, Frankford, DE 19945. The visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Interment will follow the services at St. George’s United Methodist Cemetery in Clarksville, Del.