Born: January 18, 1982

Place of Birth: San Antonio, TX

Death: December 20, 2013

Place of Death: San Antonio, TX

Memorial donations can be made to:

the 100 Club of San Antonio, P. O. Box 6741, San Antonio, TX 78209


Robert C. Deckard, Jr., Badge #582

January 18, 1982 - December 20, 2013

Loving husband, father, son and friend, Officer Robert “Bobby” Carey Deckard, Jr., age 31, passed away on Friday, December 20, 2013 with his family at his side.

Bobby’s whole sense of being was evolved around law enforcement.

He graduated from Highlands High School being active in the FFA, raising Chester White Pigs for show and was awarded a Champion Showmanship Buckle; loved playing football while in school and later played with the community first responders’ team, the San Antonio Raiders. After graduation, he attended Texas A&M/Bryan College Station along with other schools closer to his home in San Antonio.

He was a hard worker having an entrepreneurial side business in his yard and lawn maintenance business.

In 2004, he began his career at the Bexar County Detention Center and in 2006 he was accepted into the San Antonio Police Department. He was highly respected and earned the distinguished Officer of the Month Award.

Bobby cared about the community and was involved in the DWI STEP Program.

He was an avid fisherman, hunter and was dedicated to his physical fitness. His life made a lasting impact on his family, on the business community, and on the people who knew him.

Bobby will be remembered as extremely intelligent, highly energetic and totally devoted to his family and to the SAPD.

Bobby is survived by his wife, Denise Deckard; his daughter, Cheyenne Renae Deckard; his son, Davin Wyatt Deckard; step-children, Danika Sawyer and Aidan Patrick Sawyer; his mother, Yvonne Whitney and husband, J. W. Whitney; aunt, Jane Williams, uncles: Allen White, Fred Williams and wife, Elizabeth; Eddie Williams and wife, Susan; grandmother, Grandma Kay Smith; mother-in-law, Martha Mena Patino and husband, Joel and his father-in-law, Jess Reynoso and wife, Susie; cousins, Misty Allison, Natalie Bullinger and Whitney Williams along with other family members and many wonderful friends and neighbors.

He was an exceptional person, who touched the lives of all who knew him.

He will be remembered as a warm-hearted man, loving father, a caring husband and thoughtful and intelligent son.

Visitation will be held on Friday, January 3rd at Porter Loring Chapel on McCullough from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm with the family present from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

JANUARY 4, 2014
10:00 AM

Interment in Mission Burial Park South.

In lieu of flowers, the family requesting memorial contributions in Bobby’s name be made to the 100 Club of San Antonio, POB 6741, San Antonio, TX 78209 or www.100ClubSA.org


Friday January 3, 2014, 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Porter Loring McCullough

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the family will be present from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm


Saturday January 4, 2014, 10:00 AM

Cornerstone Church

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Saturday January 4, 2014

Mission Burial Park South

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