Ms. Sarah L.
March 8, 1947-
April 25, 2014
Columbus, GA- Graveside funeral service for Ms. Sarah Lee Porter, 67, who passed on Thursday, April 24, 2014 will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Rev. Ralph Huling will be officiating and Mrs. Joann Holmes, college roommate, will deliver the eulogy according to the Charles E. Huff's International Funeral Home.
Ms. Porter was born March 8, 1947 in Ellerslie, Ga to Lila Mae Goodwin Star and Steven Geen. Sarah was a proud 1966 graduate of William H. Spencer High School and later attended Albany State University where she received a Bachelor's Degree. Sarah furthered her education at Troy State University where she obtained a Master's Degree in Counseling. Ms. Porter was a retired probation officer with the Columbus, GA Juvenile Court and was predeceased by her brother, Leonard Goodwin.
Those remaining and feeling a definite loss include her beloved daughter, Kimberly Porter (Sean Combs); her devoted mother, Lila Mae Star; her loving sister, Carolyn Ann Ross (Alvin); her sister-in-law, Jacqueline Fritz; four grandchildren, Quincy Brown, Christian Combs, Jessie James Combs and D'lila Star Combs and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends. In lieu of flowers the family request that contributions be made to the Quamori Goodwin Scholarship Fund P. O. Box 1344 Columbus, GA 31902.
Published by Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Apr. 26, 2014.