Transie Marie Kerns, 53, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, in Decatur.
Memorial service will be held at a later date.
Transie was born May 16, 1959, in Creole, La., to Ivan Lloyd and Mary Lou (Allday) Campbell. She married Douglas Wayne Kerns Nov. 10, 1990, in Grand Prairie. Transie worked in the restaurant business for more than 20 years as a waitress and manager. She was a member of the Pentecostal church.
Left behind to cherish her memory are her husband, Douglas Wayne Kerns of Haslet; sons Douglas Wayne Kerns II of Haslet and Charles Albert Evans Jr. of Ranger; daughter Amanda Mae Katherine Evans of Midland; brother Dock Allan Campbell of Breckenridge; sister Cynthia Ann Campbell of Breckenridge; and six grandchildren.