Robert Gerald Durance

Born: Sat., Oct. 9, 1943
Died: Mon., Mar. 25, 2013

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Robert Gerald “Jerry” Durance, age 69, of Greensboro, GA, died on Monday, March 25, 2013 at his residence surrounded by his loved ones. Born in Miami, FL, on October 9, 1943 he was the son of Lois Cecile Hamlin Durance of Madison, GA and the late Alfred Durance. He received his education from Morgan County Schools. On February 13, 2011, he married the former Marsha Greer and they made their home in Greensboro. He was a painter working with his brother Larry Durance until he retired in 2007. In addition to his mother, Cecile Durance of Madison, GA, he is survived by his wife, Marsha Greer Durance of Greensboro, GA; children, Lisa Michelle Patterson, Bobby Jiles Durance, Suzanne Jerri Durance, Johnny M. Greer, Jr., Michael W. R. Greer and Robert A. L. Greer; three sisters, Betty Serran, Barbara Long and Kathy Brewer; a brother, Larry Durance; grandchildren, Bradford A. Long, Casey S. Long, Austin T. Greer, Devon A. Greer, Kandice E. Greer and Shelby L. Greer; and a great grandchild, Briley P. Long. He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronnie Durance. The family will have a memorial gathering at a later date. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Dianne F. Mckinley
   Posted Tue March 26, 2013
sorry for your loss

joel grant
   Posted Tue March 26, 2013
may god be with you jerry. may god be with the family as well at this time of need. you will be missed and will have a place in my heart. love you goatman and will miss you much. you showed loved and was loved.

Marlene Buck
   Posted Tue March 26, 2013
Kathy & Family..I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts & prayers are you all. Jerry made everyone smile he met. He will be missed. Love, Marlene

Darlene price
   Posted Sun March 31, 2013
Jerry GOD called and you had to go.we miss you so much you were a trip.RIP my dear brother inlaw

Brian Edwards
   Posted Sat April 06, 2013
Sorry to hear about Jerry. I enjoyed working with the Durance brothers out at Lake Oconee in the early 1990s.

Tami and scott Mize
   Posted Mon April 15, 2013
so sorry for your loss our prayers are with you all!