She was born in Sullivan July 9, 1935, the daughter of Marion "Pete" Chambers and Eula Wright Chambers.
She attended Shiloh Church, and was the owner and operator of the Head to Toe Tanning Salon in Sullivan for 20 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Bobby Frank Chambers; and three sisters, Mildred Banther, Marjorie Snitchler, and Virginia Tauber.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Bobby L. Deckard; one son, Mark Deckard (Amy) of Bicknell; two daughters, Marsha Jennings (Richard) of Dallas, TX., Rhonda Deckard (Charles) of Linton; one brother, Roy Bill Chambers( Betty) of Dugger; one sister, June Smith (Richard) of Portage, IN.; six grandchildren, Heather West, Travis Scott, Brooke Rivers, Keesha Scott, Jeremy Scott and Chelsea Deckard; two great grandchildren, Breanna Rivers, and Draven Scott.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Banks and Brust Funeral Home in Sullivan with Bro. J.B. Smith officiating.
Burial in the Dugger Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.