Maverda Mary “Mae” Decker, 91, of Sedalia, died Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at Good Samaritan Care Center in Cole Camp.

She was born February 28, 1922, in Plaquemine, LA, a daughter of the late Ernst John and Besse May Sharon Daigle. On September 10, 1938, in Orange, TX, she married L.M. Decker who preceded her in death.

She was a homemaker. She enjoyed collecting antiques and working in her flower garden. She wintered in Mesa, AZ, from 1982-2012 and had many friends in Sedalia and Mesa. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church.

She is survived by a son, Larry Decker, and his wife, Linda; a granddaughter, Michelle Dowler; and a great-granddaughter, Kassandra Dowler; all of Sedalia.

She was also preceded in death by a son, John Daniel Decker; and three siblings, E.J. Daigle, Clifford Daigle and Jeril Lee Fuller.

Visitation will be 9:30 am – 10:45 am, Monday, February 17, 2014, at McLaughlin Funeral Chapel. Graveside service will follow at 11 am in Crown Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to CASA in care of McLaughlin Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be offered online at