Mark Anthony Decker, 46, of Rives, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011, at Kennett, after a long illness.
Born Feb. 8, 1965. in Rives, son of Leroy and Barbara Decker, he was a member of the Church of Christ and a truck driver. His children meant everything to him, and he loved motorcycles and visiting with family and friends.
Survivors include his mother, Barbara Decker and husband, Leonard, of Rives; one son, Mark Anthony Decker, Jr., of Paragould, Ark.; one daughter, Briann Alisha Decker, of Paragould; one brother, Hugh Decker and wife, Barbara, of Blytheville, Ark.; one sister, Rosa Decker, of Memphis, Tenn., and a host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Leroy Decker; one brother, Ricky Decker; two grandfathers, Harold Kinnision and Marshie Decker, and two grandmothers, Mazel Kinnision and Rosa Decker.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Friday, Oct. 7, at Northside Church of Christ in Blytheville.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 8, at Northside Church of Christ in Blytheville with Jody McFadden officiating.
Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele, Mo.
Faith Funeral Service of Manila is in charge of arrangements.