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Ray Deckard

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Ray Deckard, 91, of Sullivan, passed away at 9:33 a.m. Friday, Jan. 23, 2009 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital.

He was born in Sullivan County Nov. 26, 1917 to Alonzo Deckard and Pearl Parks Deckard.

Ray was a self employed farmer.

Survivors include two sons, Keith Deckard and wife Wanda, Rusty Deckard and wife Sue, both of Sullivan; two daughters, Carolyn Forbes of Sullivan, and Nancy Hannum and husband Jock of Dugger; 11 grandchildren, Brian, Andrew, Bradley Deckard, Kathy Chapman, Susan Thrasher, Anita Zellers, Kenny Forbes, Erin Deckard, Christina Carpenter, Jamie Hannum, Desson Hannum; 16 great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday January 30, 2009 at Newkirk's Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Vandeman and Rev. Dale Wise officiating. Burial in the Hickory Cemetery.

Friends may call from 12:30 p.m. until services Friday.