Dorothy Rae (Decker) Woods

January 17, 1953 ~ November 10, 2019 (age 66)


Dorothy (aka Tuffy) Rae Woods was born on January 17, 1953, in Santa Paula, California to Linston Killian and Nadine Ethel (Baker) Decker. She passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019, at her home near Hastings, Oklahoma with her family by her side. She was 66.

A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, November 16, at 2:00 P.M. in the Whitt Funeral Home Chapel in Duncan. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Whitt Funeral Home.

Tuffy attended schools in California. She married Gary Joe Parker. She was employed as a seamstress at the Wrangler factory in Westark, Arkansas. She loved to go camping and fishing. She enjoyed watching westerns on television. Spending time with her children and grandchildren was her favorite pastime. She also loved attending Bible studies.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gary; daughter, Linda Woods; brothers: Lonnie Decker, Danny Decker, Dennis Decker; and sisters: Susan Ritter, Roberta (Jeanne) Smallwood.

Survivors include her children: Brian and wife Jenny Decker of Boonville, AR, Joell Brock of Wichita, KS, Jeremy and wife Toni Trevier of Beggs, Dannielle and husband Aaron Kicinski of Rhome, TX, Roechelle Woods of Hastings, Sandra and husband John Savage of Hastings; grandchildren: Christia Ross, Erin Goodwin, Brittany Villarell, Duke Kicinski, Star Kicinski, Brandy Mitchell, Dustin Decker, Tyler Trevier, Miranda Johnson, Alexis Brock, Dalton Brock, Kodi Trevier, Katy Gaskins, Gage Gaskins; great grandchildren: Hallie Ramsey, Hesher Ross, Alivia Ross, Teddy Rains, Presley Goodwin, Lucas Goodwin, Deveraux Ihde, Jordy Johnson, Eleanor Johnson; and sisters: Carol and husband Greg Dower of Feather Falls, CA, Patricia Dennise and husband Roger Fagan of Alta Sierra, CA.

Memorial contributions can be made to Shepherd's Chapel Church, 102 8th Ave. NE, Gravette, AR 72736.

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November 16, 2019

2:00 PM
Whitt Funeral Home Chapel
4748 N. Highway 81
Duncan, OK 73533

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