Published Monday, October 08, 2012

Mrs. Margaret Sewell Duncan

Mrs. Margaret Sewell Duncan, age 85, of Griffin, GA, passed away, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at the Brightmoor Hospice.

Mrs. Duncan was born Aug. 13, 1927, in Newnan, GA. She was the daughter of the late William Carl Sewell and Clarice Bridges Sewell. She was a retired real estate broker and formerly owned Powers-Duncan Real Estate. She was a former member of the Griffin Utility Club, Georgia Association of Realtors, and Golf Auxiliary. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Griffin. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Bobby Duncan.

Survivors include her husband of 65 years, Dan Moore Duncan Sr.; son and daughter-in-law, Dan “Dee” Jr. and Ann Duncan; daughter and son-in-law, Margaret Louis “Missy” and Jason Whitehead; other daughter, Rev. Claire Arnold Yoder; grandchildren, Brooke Duncan, Tommy Duncan, Logan Whitehead, and Duncan Whitehead; brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Connie Sewell; sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Jim O’Kelly, Joan and Bob Jarne; sister-in-law, Caroline Duncan; nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Sewell Duncan are Monday, Oct. 8, 2012 at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, Griffin. Dr. Bill Hardee will officiate. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends may visit the family on Monday, Oct. 8, from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in the memory of Mrs. Duncan to the First Baptist Church of Griffin, Dream Fund, 106 West Taylor Street, Griffin, Ga. 30223. To pay condolences online to the family, please do so at www.haistenmccullough.com .

Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, 1155 Everee Inn Rd., Griffin, is in charge of arrangements.

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