SHELBY - Evelina Porter Panther, 83, of 411 Stice Shoal Road, passed away March 5, 2014, at Kings Mountain Hospice House.
A native of Cleveland County, she was born Dec. 23, 1930, daughter of the late C. Neil and Gertrude Champion Porter.
A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Friday at Clay-Barnette Funeral Home of Shelby Chapel.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Burial will immediately follow in Cleveland Memorial Park.
Clay-Barnette Funeral Home of Shelby is in charge of arrangements.