My friend Grace's chicken, Honey, was attacked in the middle of the night by something that left a grisly scene for poor Grace to deal with the next day. Honey, whom we owned previously - and named Vivaci - but had given her to Grace & family because our chickens didn't accept her (even the rooster pecked at her viciously...very strange), was a very sweet and personable hen.
So, here's my epitaph for her:
Here lies Honey
Her life wasn't easy
But her disposition was
"To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge." ~ Benjamin Disraeli (1804 - 1881)