DUNCANVILLE, TX – An iconic educator and pillar of support for Duncanville, Grace Randles Brandenburg peacefully passed away at 98 years of age on Friday, January 17, 2014 surrounded by her devoted family and caregivers. Grace Brandenburg was born on November 23, 1915 to G.W. and Byrd Randles in Whitesboro, Texas.
She dedicated her life to educating Duncanville and taught many generations of citizens, touching thousands of lives. In 1992, DISD honored her legacy by opening the Grace R. Brandenburg Intermediate School which was a source of much pride to Grace as she embraced the students and faculty which gave her much joy in return.