Grier, Huie Dudley

Huie Dudley Grier, age 73, of Hartford, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. Huie, affectionately known as, Jack, was born in Jamaica, West Indies. He migrated to the United States in 1978. He is predeceased by his father Asher Grier, mother Wilhel Grier, twin brother Constantine Grier, sisters Vivie Grier (Davidson), and Daphne Grier (Bromfield)
Upon moving to Hartford, Mr. Grier began his career in diesel mechanics and later launched his dream career as a partner of Long & Grier Trucking. His vision as a trucking entrepreneur and small business owner has helped to create many other business ventures within the Greater Hartford community.
Huie is survived by his wife Audrey Dean Grier, his children Vivia Grier (granddaughter Gabriella Barron), Jacqueline Lawrence (grandson Kevin Lawrence), Alexander Grier (grandsons Jadon and Aaron), Christopher Grier (grandsons Isaiah, Nicholas, Nathaniel, and Declan), Daemeon Grier, and Bryan Grier. Also, by his brother Dunkley Grier, sisters Jonette McLean, Coral (Millicent) Thompson, Erna Williams, Thalia Tracey, and Velta Grier and other family and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm at Trinity Community Church, 609 Franklin Avenue, Hartford. This will be followed by a social gathering at 2920 Main Street, Hartford.