A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm at Stewart & Calhoun Funeral Home, 529 W. Thornton St., Akron, OH 44307. Interment at Mt. Peace Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to 1031 Victory St., Akron, OH 44311. The repast will be held at New Concepts and Solutions, 1507 Copley Road, Akron, OH.
Friends may visit at the funeral home from 11:00 am until time of service.
Sharavinka (Shayla) L. Dudley transitioned to her heavenly resting place on September 7, 2019 at 2:13pm, surrounded by her loving family and friends.
This beautiful soul was born to Linda Dudley and Michael Love on September 4, 1984 in Cleveland, Mississippi. She was a lifetime resident of Akron, Ohio and attended Akron Public Schools. Upon graduation, she received her degree in Medical Assisting. She was also a devoted STNA at The Merriman Rehabilitation Center, where she took care of the elderly, which she loved to do. She also loved fashion, traveling and spending time with her friends and family.
Shayla was a loving mother to her three wonderful sons, a beloved daughter, sister, and an amazing friend.
She was preceded in death by Willie Jackson and Dontae Alexander.
She leaves to carry on her great legacy her “3 kings”, who were her whole world: Her first love, Ronald, who gave her strength and showed her the way; her 2nd born, Mike, who brought light to her eyes and gave her the strength to keep pushing; and her youngest, Jvy, her baby boy, who taught her to have patience and kept her on her feet.
Sharavinka also leaves to cherish her memories her dear mother, her everything, (“Momma”) Linda Dudley; her father, Michael Love; grandmothers, Mary Dudley and AnnieBell Love; her sisters, Meeka Dudley, Dezarae Love and Shaquita Love; her only brother, Calvin Dudley; special aunts, Evelyn Leonard and Sharese Williams; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, friends and her best friend, Belinda Harper.
A special “Thank you” to The Merriman Rehabilitation Center, Cleveland Clinic-Akron General 5400 Staff; favorite nurse, Stephanie Gross; favorite doctor, Dr. Matt Amaral; Cleveland Clinic Hospice Center and Salon NV.