12 June, 1912 to 19 December, 2005 Daisie Pearl Freeman Duncan born in Monroe County, Georgia, Mrs. Duncan was well-loved by her large family and an eminent member of the Gwinnett Community for more than 60 years. She is pre-deceased by her parents, Gordon Lee Freeman and Mary Pearl Smith Freeman, her husband of almost 62 years, Mr. Robert F. Duncan, her son, Gordon Robert Duncan, and her six sisters, Mae Webb, Frances Butler, Louise Speir, Georgilee Pettigrew, Ruby Butler and Nancy Wiley. She is survived by her daughter Pearla D. Wall Kennedy, her son-in-law William D. (Bill) Kennedy, her daughter-in-law, Marcia Duncan, her five grandchildren, Chris Duncan, Eddie Duncan, Amy Hager, Mike Duncan, and Alysa Wall, her 4 great-grandchildren, Eric Duncan, Whitney Duncan, Marlena Hager, and Ava Hager, and many beloved nieces and nephews. Mrs. Duncan was an active member of Lawrenceville First United Methodist Church since 1934, where she served as a Sunday School Teacher and a Bible School Teacher, was a member of the Board of Stewards and served for five years as president of the Missionary Society, as well as being an active Circle Leader and member of the Loyal Laborers Sunday School class. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for more than 60 years, where she served as Worthy Matron and District Grand Deputy. She was a skilled cook and worthy bridge player, Her many hobbies included travel, china painting, sewing and crafting; she was a member of the Georgia Shell Club for many years and won more than one hundred ribbons for her shell art and collections. Among her many charitable activities, she is well loved and remembered for the caps she crocheted for newborns in area hospitals. Mrs. Duncan's life-long passion was genealogy. She began collecting information about her family at age 13, and was a long-time member of the Gwinnett County Historical Society. She researched and established documentation necessary to become a member of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of Eighteen Twelve, Daughters of the American Colonists, The National Society Magna Charta Dames, Dame of the Court of Honor, First Families of Georgia, Daughters of Colonial Wars, Continental Society Daughters of Indian Wars, Georgia Society Colonial Dames of the XVII Century, Sovereign Colonial Society – Americans of Royal Descent, The Jamestowne Society, and The Society of Descendants of Knights of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, Among her many famous ancestors, she was able to document her descent from fourteen signers of the Magna Charta and the Emperor Charlemagne, among other royalty. The family will receive visitors at the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home on Tuesday, December 20-, 2005 from 4:00 until 6 o'clock in the afternoon. Service will be held at 11 a.m. at Lawrenceville First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, December 21, 2005. Honorariums in the name of Mrs. Duncan may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville.