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James PORTER Obituary
PORTER, James F. Mr. James F. Porter, age 82 of Jonesboro passed away November 9, 2016. Mr. Porter served in the Korean Conflict on the USS St. Paul from 1951-1955. He was preceded in death by his parents: Howell and Rosa Lynn Porter, siblings: Rosalind Porter, Rachel Higgins, Buddy Porter and Tommy Porter. Surviving are his wife: Nancy Porter, son: James Underwood and wife Christina of Havre, MT., step-daughter: Holly Morgan and husband Jeff of Independence, KY., sisters: Mary Doty, Thelma Laney and Pat Mays, grandchildren: Colbyn Underwood, Dalton Underwood and Gage Morgan. Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 12, 2016, 4 p.m. in the Chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home with Pastor Al Baines officiating. The Family will receive friends Friday, 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Jude's Hospital for Children. www.stjude.org, or phone 1-880-805-5856. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge 770-210-2700 www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Nov. 11, 2016
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