Betty Jean Porter

Mar 1, 1928 - Jul 14, 2013

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Kathy and family,
Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are coming your way.

Sorry For Your Loss, You Are In My Prayers.

I am so sorry for your loss. But, heaven just got a new angel. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

So sorry for all of your families loss!! May God be with
You all through this difficult time!!! You all are in my thoughts
And prayers!!! Sending hugs and love to you all!!! If there's
Anything I can do let me know!!! God Bless!!!!!

My thoughts and prayers are with the Dunn Family for the loss of dear Betty Porter. She will always be in our hearts and we know she is with the Savior.
Much Love, Lee Marcum

The pain and suffering is over dear Mother. You will now rest in peace with your Lord and Savior Bill and Vicki

Love and sympathy to our "Scrappy" Friends, Joni and Kathy in the loss of your Dear Mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Jackie McCarthy and Jessica Green

Blessed assurance is mine knowing you are free of pain and rejoicing in the Lord. I love you and miss you so very much. Your daughter,

Bill & Family, We know you will miss your Mother so much, but it is a comfort to know she is with the Lord now. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Our love.


Betty's Obituary

Betty Jean (Higgins) Dunn Porter, 85, Linton, formerly of Bicknell, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Sunday July 14, 2013 at Greene County General Hospital. Betty was born March 1, 1928, in Knox County, the daughter of Landis Earl and Edith Mae (Elgan) Higgins. She married Martin Max Dunn July 4, 1947 and he passed on November 11, 1963. She then married Hubert Jack Porter and he passed January 25, 1986. She was a teacher's aide for the North Knox School Corporation. Betty was affliated with the Bicknell First Church of the Nazarene.Betty is survived by her children, Billy M. Dunn and his wife Vicki, of Linton, Kathy Dunn Steele, of Linton, Roger L. Dunn and his wife Michelle of Linton, and Joni Dunn-Dickerson, of Princeton; grandchildren, Troy Steele, Ryan Dunn, Holly Dunn Marcum, and Jordan Dunn; five great-grandchildren and a great-granddaughter due in August; and brother Majors David Higgins and his wife Darlene, of Bedford.She is preceded in death by her parents, husbands Martin and Hubert, five brothers, and three sisters.Visitation will be on Wednesday July 17, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home Bicknell Chapel. Graveside services will be held on Thursday July 18, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Bicknell Memorial Cemetery with Major David Higgins officiating. Online condolences may be made at

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