John Marshall Fausch, 68, of Decatur, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, in an area hospital. Mr. Fausch was born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin but had lived in Decatur, Tenn., for the past 16 years. He was retired senior Master Sergeant with U.S. Air Force. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of the American Legion Post #79. Survivors include his wife, Deborah Fausch, Decatur; son, Jerry (Ginny) Fausch, Universal City, Texas; daughters, Kimberlea (Dana) Emborsky, Waco, Texas; Stephanie (Eddie) Fitch, Chattanooga; two sisters, Nina (Charles) Wolfe, Pewaukee, Wis.; Barbara (Gene) Thompson, Kansas, Okla.; two granddaughters, Raegan Fausch, Universal City, Texas; Fallon (Landry) Lee, Irving, Texas; great-grandson, Everett Lee, Irving, Texas, several nieces andnephews. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the funeral Home Chapel with Evangelist Tim Vermaas Officiating. Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery with full military honors. The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Voice of the Martyrs, www.persecution.com. Visit www.hamiltonfuneraloptions.com to share words of comfort to the family. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, 423-531-3975.