DURHAM-Weston Broussard Mallard, age 15, died and went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at home.
Weston fought bravely against Osteosarcoma (bone cancer) for over a year and a half. He will always be remembered for his trust in God and his magnificent smile. He was in 9th grade at Cresset Christian Academy in Durham. He enjoyed the outdoors, music, computers, drama, Ninjitsu martial arts, soccer, church youth group, and many other activities.
Weston is survived by his parents, Kenneth and Jennifer Mallard, his brother, Lee Mallard, all of Durham; his maternal grandfather, John Franklin Fricks, Jr. and wife, Linda Fricks of Burlington; his paternal grandmother, Mildred Reynolds Mallard of Greensboro.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Dorothy Foskey Fricks and his paternal grandfather Lawrence Henry Mallard.
Friends may visit Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at The Church of the Good Shepherd, 3741 Garrett Road, Durham.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM at The Church of the Good Shepherd with Rev. Chuck Jacob officiating. Burial will follow at Graham Memorial Park in Graham, on Cooper Road off Highway 54.
Memorial contributions may be made to: UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center—Pediatric Oncology Fund 373895, CB #7295 UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7295. Or online at http://unclineberger.org/waystohelp/giving/memorial-honor.
The Mallard family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. Online condolences: www.hallwynne.com ; Select “Obituaries”.