Mary Jane "Mae Jean" Porter(1943 - 2014)

Porter, Mary Jane "May Jean" 71, of Gary, Indiana passed away peacefully December 15, 2014. She was born September 30, 1943 in Arkabutla, MS, to her late parents, Bee Ella Ellis and James Ellis Sr. Preceded in death by grandson, Dawain Porter Sr.; sisters, Ernestine Harris, and Tina McCain; brothers, James Jr., Andre, and Michael Ellis; and brothers-in-law, Ernest Williams Sr. and Timothy Harris Sr.; and nephew, Dirmon Miller. She is survived by daughters, Cynthia Bowdery and JoAnn Bates, Kimberly Porter, and Loretta Jones; sons, Albert Jr., Jeffrey, Keith Porter, and Jesse Jones; siblings, Heady Williams, Janie (Napoleon) Givens, Jimmy, Steve, Barbara and Eddie Ellis; 31 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation Friday, December 26, 2014. Family hours 6:00-8:00p.m. Home going service Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 11:00a.m. all at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 West 11th Ave. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.


Funeral Home

Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue Gary, IN 46404
(219) 949-6325

Published in the Post Tribune on Dec. 21, 2014