Rosalind Lee Rice Porterfield
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Rosalind Lee Rice Porterfield, 69, of Elkmont died October 30, 2012, at her home.
A memorial service will be held at St. John's Episcopal Church in Decatur on Friday, November 2, 2012, at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service in the church parlor. The Reverend Evan D. Garner will officiate.
Mrs. Porterfield was a native of Decatur and a lifelong member of St. John's Episcopal Church. She attended Decatur High School, and Auburn University and had a 40-year career as a nurse in the North Alabama area, with her last years being with the Limestone Health Facility in Athens. She was an active member of the Athens Garden Club.
She is survived by her husband, Reynold Porterfield; one daughter, Allyson Lee Porterfield of Athens; one son, Steven E. Porterfield of Huntsville; and one brother, David P. Rice of Decatur.
Honorary pallbearers will be William C. Barnes, Bingham D. Edwards, Daniel Franklin, Tee Jackson, Trent Jackson and Sam Timberlake.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to "Peace, Love and Animals" animal shelter at 19135 Nuclear Plant Road Tanner, AL 35671.
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Published in the Decatur Daily on Nov. 1, 2012