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Wanda (Jeanie) Decker

Wanda (Jeanie) Decker, 86, West Plains Missouri, passed away at 3:45 p.m. Sunday July 11, 2021, at her home.

She was born January 19, 1935 at Mountain Home, Arkansas to Isaac and Mary Smith Thomas.  Mrs. Decker was an English teacher for many years. She loved to read, was a big Cardinals and Razorback fan, was family oriented and loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mrs. Decker was a faithful church member of fifty-eight years at the First United Methodist Church of West Plains.

She is survived by her husband, James Decker, of the family home; two daughters, Sarah Decker and Ann Collins; two grandchildren, Megan Smith and husband, Chris, and Monica Arter and husband, Ron; two great-grandchildren, Christopher and Chloe Smith, all of West Plains.

Her parents, three sisters and one brother, preceded her in death.

At Jeanie’s request, no services will be held.