DEDERT, Grace Ann Bridges

Grace Ann Bridges Dedert

Birth: June 27, 1940
Death: March 17, 2010


Married to Don Dedert. Children: Terrie, Sherrie, Wendy, and Nita. Parents Otis and Ruby Bell.

Burial: Memory Hill Cemetery, Dothan, Houston County, Alabama, USA, Plot: Colonial Garden

Criminal Details

The Dothan Eagle
Matt Elofson – Mar 16, 2016

Dothan police are looking for information in connection to the unsolved homicide of Grace Ann Bridges while she worked at the family-owned business “Dedert’s New and Used Furniture.”

Thursday marked the six-year anniversary of when someone fatally shot Bridges after entering the business located at 966 S. Park Ave. in Dothan.

Dothan Police Lt. Will Glover said police investigators continue work on Bridges’ unsolved homicide.

Police have learned at least one gunman shot and killed 69-year-old Bridges during a robbery at the furniture store she owned and ran along South Park Avenue near Fortner Street. Police believe she was likely killed between noon and 2:15 p.m. on March 17, 2010.

Glover said an $18,000 reward has been offered for information leading to an arrest in the homicide.

Anyone with information about the fatal shooting can call the Dothan Police Department at 334-615-3000 or Crime Stoppers at 334-793-7000.