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Erica C. Mattingly, 31, of Decatur, died at her residence on October 4, 2010.
She was born in Decatur on August 15, 1979, to Lawrence J. Mattingly Jr. and Carla J. (Chew) Mattingly.
Erica attended St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Decatur.
She was a former model with Onsite Modeling of Indianapolis.
She enjoyed helping care for her neighbors and enjoyed crafts and music.
She is survived by her father Larry “Al” Mattingly of Angola; her mother, Carla J. Mattingly and stepfather Kevin Burdette of Decatur; two sisters, Paige (David) Jamison of Angola and Mindy J. (Adam) Buuck of Monroeville; a half-brother, Nathan (Mandy) Painter of Willshire, Ohio; her companion, Carlos R. Peralez of Monroe; and her paternal grandmother, Freda Mattingly of New Haven.
She was also a loving aunt to four nephews.
A 3 p.m. rosary service and funeral liturgy will be held on Friday, October 8, 2010, at Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur, with Father David Voors officiating, followed by visitation from 4-7 p.m.
Memorials are to her family.