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Alden "Al" C Laird Jr.

July 28, 1944 ~ June 8, 2019 (age 74)


Alden "Al" C. Laird Jr., of Gainesville, passed away Saturday June 8, 2019.

AL was born in Troy, New York to the late, Alden Coe Laird, Sr. and Laura Beckstrom Laird.  He was a Navy Veteran and a member of the American Legion.  Al enjoyed playing cards with his friends at Cresswind especially the game Samba.

He is survived by his wife, Diane Laird; daughter, Stacy Sundin; granddaughter, Lexi Sundin; grandson, Braxton Teasck; son, Jason Laird and daughter-in-law, Angela Laird; granddaughter, Sydney Laird; daughter, Robin Laird and her children, Meadow, Jalen, and Kyle; sister, Val Kuhn and brother-in-law, Wes Kuhn. 

Visitation will be Thursday June 20, from 10:30 - 12:30 p.m. at the funeral home, with a Graveside service at 2 p.m. in Georgia National Cemetery Canton.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Al's memory to the Canine Assistants, 3160 Francis Rd. Alpharetta, GA  30004,

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Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is in charge of arrangements.


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June 20, 2019

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory
355 Dawsonville Hwy SW
Gainesville, GA 30501

Graveside Service
June 20, 2019

2:00 PM
Georgia National Cemetery Canton

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