Beverley Darlene (Addis) PORTER

News Death Notice

PORTER, Beverley Darlene (Addis) 74, of Springfield, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. She was born in Springfield on December 30, 1938, the daughter of Roy and Daisy (Beekman) Addis. Beverley was a nurse who loved caring for children with disabilities. She had a loving and caring heart. She enjoyed old movies, OSU and Cleveland Browns football, vacations with her siblings, and spending time with family and friends. Beverley is survived by her daughter, Charlotte "Jeanne" Moore of Springfield; two sons, Mark (Debbie) Hall of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky and William "Bill" (Lorraine) Hall of LaPorte, Indiana; a brother, Arlie "Bud" (Linda) Addis; and four sisters, Donna (Raymond) Brex, Zoie (Robert) Taylor, Virginia (Jerry) Purdin, and Carol (Jimmie) Moehn. Also surviving are grandchildren, Kelly Jane (Andy) Hughes, Jimmie (Danielle) Hall, Kelly "Tippy" Hall III, Kelley Smith, Nicole Smith, Kyle (Erica) Smith, Melissa "Missy" (Gabe) Putman, Beth (Charles) Reed, Sarah (Trenton) Ward, Melissa Sherman, Shane Rickard, Bruce (Erica) Moore, Brock Moore, Jessica (Mike) Pytyina, and Trey Foldenauer; several great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Kelly "Tippy" Hall Jr., a daughter, Patricia Hall; a brother, Roy S. Addis Jr.; and sisters, Mary Lou Fay. Leona Curry, Elizabeth Stevens; and granddaughter, Angela Hall. A service in celebration of Beverley's life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at the LITTLETON & RUE FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Kevin Moehn officiating. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the . You may express condolences to the family at


Published in Springfield News-Sun from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2013