William ‘Bill’ Dudley

William (Bill) Dudley, of Blacklick, Ohio, passed away January 12, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio.

Bill was born Sept. 8, 1951, in Steubenville, Ohio, to the late Theodore Dudley Sr. and Christine Marie Suggs-Dudley.

Bill married Dorothy “Dot” Minnifield and their child, Sherrie Dudley, was born. He later married Willa Christian-Dudley and they had three children, Terrance Christian (deceased), Tremont Dudley and Tiffany Christian. He also had two children, Ja- Mira and Christina Taylor.

Bill was the first born of 15 children, Brenda Dudley, Paula Dudley Williams, Joyce Ann (deceased), Bernita Dudley, Pamela Combs (deceased), James B. Dudley (deceased), Theodore Dudley Jr., Allison Dudley, Janice Dudley Jr., Allison Dudley, Janice Dudley, Matheus Dudley (deceased), Malcom Dudley (deceased), and Janet Dudley.

Calling hours noon Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Second Baptist Church, with Rev. Dr. Calvin McLoyd Sr. eulogist, with Rev. Maurice Lawson presiding. Services entrusted to Vinson House of Mortuary. vinsonhom.com