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Barbara Porter


04/18/1928 - 08/25/2014 Obituary
Barbara Porter began her life as Barbara Marie Coleman in Santa Paula, Ca on April 18, 1928, born to Gus and Opal Coleman. She passed to eternal life on August 25, 2014.
In 1951 Barbara met Homer Porter in Santa Paula and they were married on February 28, 1952. Together they had three daughters and raised them in Santa Paula, Huntington Beach, and in 1971 moved to Bakersfield where they lived until her death.
Barbara is survived by her husband of Sixty-Two years Homer Porter, daughters Susan Underwood (Greg), Karen Kushman (Lenny) and Jodi Scritchfield. Grandchildren Stephen Raines, Stacy Driver (John), Lacy Duncan (Jake), Cole Scritchfield (Jordan), Kaitlyn, Seth (Brittany) and Emily Kushman. Great-Grandchildren Brekke Raines, Connor Sievers, A.J. Duncan, Gage Scritchfield, Harrison Duncan and Great-Great Grandchild, Rylee Raines. She is also survived by her brother, Roger Lee Coleman.
Private family services are to be held.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Sept. 5, 2014
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