Funeral service will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 3, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Mound Bayou with Rev. Earl Hall officiating. Burial will follow in New Salem Church Cemetery in Merigold under the direction of T.L. Redmon Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Visitation will be from 1-5 p.m., Friday, August 2, 2013, at the funeral home and beginning at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Survivors include: sons, Willie B. Porter of Merigold and James A. Porter of Memphis, Tenn.; daughters, Dianne Porter-Montgomery of Cleveland, Mattie Pearl Porter of Mound Bayou, Dortha B.W. Pearson of Martin, Tenn., Nacquita Y. Porter of Merigold; 34 grandchildren, 58 great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
Online guestbook may be viewed and signed at www.tlredmonfuneralhome.com