Patricia Mays

Patricia Ella "Pat" Mays (Decker)

Tuesday, February 18th, 1947 - Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Patricia "Pat" Ella Mays (Decker), 72 of Woodbine went to be with her lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at her home.
She was the beloved wife of the late Arthur William Mays, Jr.
She was born February 18, 1947 in Waynesburg, PA the daughter of the late Ernest E. Decker and the late Mary Decker Knill (Babyak)
Devout Christian, loving mother and wife.
She is survived by her sister Beverly A. Plichta & husband William E., brother Donald Decker & wife Ida & sister in law Mary Decker. Also survived by dear friends Donna & husband Paul Atkins, Debbie & Carl Harris and Terry & Joseph Howard.
She was preceded in death by her toddler daughter Sharon Marie Mays, brother Ernest R. Decker, Sr. and sister Lois King.
Celebration of life service will be conducted on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 11 AM at Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, P.A. 1212 West Old Liberty Road Winfield, MD 21784 (Beside South Carroll High School) with Pastor Thomas Gue officiating.
Interment in Poplar Springs Cemetery is private.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society or to BCN Christian Broadcasting Network 977 Centerville Turnpike Virginia Beach, Va 23465.
Arrangements by Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, P.A. Online condolence at
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Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 11:00am
    Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, PA
    1212 W. Old Liberty Road
    SYKESVILLE, MD 21784
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  • Interment

    Poplar Springs Cemetery
    Watersville Rd
    Poplar Springs, MD 21771
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Linda Clutter

Posted at 12:44pm
We had a lot of fun in High School. Cheerleading was the best. RIP Pat.

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Posted at 10:44pm
You will be missed by all! Until we meet again...
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