Herbert Wesley Decker, Jr., cherished husband, father, brother, son and PaPa, was born in Carlsbad, New Mexico, on February 20, 1944. He was the son of the late Herbert Wesley and Nina Beatrice Decker. Herbert went to his Heavenly Home on November 18, 2017, in Huntsville, TX at the age of 73 years old.
Herbert proudly served his country in the US Navy. He had a great sense of humor, he loved playing practical jokes on all his friends, he enjoyed the outdoors and loved to hunt and fish. Above all Herbert put God and family first. He attended Calvary Baptist Church and he was a loving and dedicated family man.
Herbert is survived by his devoted wife of 53 beautiful years Linda Sue Decker, children Tracy Molder, Gina McCarver, Cindy Decker, and Wesley Decker, grandchildren Joshua, Ty, and Cole McCarver, Stephanie Keilers, Amber Burkham and husband Quintain. One great-granddaughter Lovie Burkham, one sister Paula Gourlay and husband Jerry.
Our family wishes to express a special thanks to Dr. Mahasri, Dr. Sehgal, and Harbor Hospice for all the special love and care given to Herbert.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Willis High School Band, Atten : Willis Band Boosters, P. O. Box 1245, Willis, TX, 77378, In memory of Herbert Decker.
Family will receive friends at Calvary Baptist Church, 1135 US 190, Huntsville, TX 77320 on Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM, Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM Nov. 22, at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Gourd Creek Cemetery.
Waller Thornton Funeral Home Huntsville
Published on November 21, 2017