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Diana Lynn (Gardner) Deckard

July 11, 1953 ~ February 26, 2019 (age 65)


   Diana Deckard, 65, of Columbia passed away February 26, 2019.

   Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March 2, 2019, at the True Life Apostolic, 211 Benton St.  Visitation will be from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2019, at the Church.       

   Diana was born July 11, 1953, in Bloomington, Indiana to Paul E. and Mary Lou Axsom Gardner.   On July 14, 1973,  she married Randall S. Deckard in Bloomington, Indiana. She loved her family fiercely, her grandsons were her delight, and also loved her church family. Diana enjoyed hobbies of quilting and crafting and was a friend to all.          

   She is survived by her husband, Randall; her daughters, Amber (Ken) James of Columbia and Ashlie (Ezeriah) Gorley of Steele, Missouri and three grandsons, Braxton Gorley, Josiah Gorley and Carson James and her mother, Mary Lou Gardner of Bloomington, Indiana

   She was preceded in death by her father and a brother, Theodore Gardner.  

   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the True Life Apostolic, 211 Benton St., Columbia, MO 65203.    Direct link for memorial contributions is: https://truelifeapostolic.breezechms.com/give/online                                   

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March 1, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
New Life Apostolic
211 Benton Street
Columbia, MO 65203

Funeral Service
March 2, 2019

11:00 AM
New Life Apostolic
211 Benton Street
Columbia, MO 65203

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