Barbara Ann (Hurst) Decker, age 84, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Reston Hospital Center, in Reston, VA.
Born in Leesburg, VA on June 13, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Welby and Ella (Ballenger) Hurst. She grew up in Paeonian Springs, VA and was a graduate of Lincoln High School in Lincoln, VA. She then became a bookkeeper for A&P and Super Fresh grocery stores for 32 years in the Leesburg, Herndon and Chantilly Virginia areas.
She is survived by her daughters Karen Decker and Sharon (Decker) Affinito, with husband Nick, her son David Decker and longtime girlfriend Beth Pearson, granddaughters Jamie And Claire Affinito, special sister-in-law Sissie Decker, and nieces Debbie Simpson, Cindy Barber, and Teresa Denion.
She is preceded by her husband of 35 years, Robert Lee Decker, parents Welby and Ella Hurst, and her sister Ruth Repass.
Arrangements are being made by John T. Williams Funeral Home, 100 Petersville Road, Brunswick, MD 21716. A graveside service is being held on Monday, February 15, 2021 at 11AM at Park Heights Cemetery, 710 East H Street, Brunswick, MD 21716 by Pastor Greg Hartman.