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William "Red Bone" Porter Jr.

May 23, 1947 ~ December 8, 2016 (age 69)

Mr. William "Red Bone" Porter Jr., was born April 23, 1947 in Campbellton, Florida to the late Ulysses Sr. and Doris Mae Dickey Porter, he was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Helen L. Porter in 1966 and to that union three children were born.

He attended the True Word of God Ministries in Graceville, Florida, where he understood Jesus Christ was his Lord and Savior.

In addition to his parents, “Red Bone” was preceded in death by his siblings: Charles James Porter, Tishsea Newton, Charles Mitchell Porter and James Hayward Porter.

“Red Bone” went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at his residence in Graceville.

“Red Bone”  is survived by his sons: Travis (Delphhia Pittman) Porter, William D. Porter III (Tyisha), and Sean Porter (Shakeira); his stepmother, Hazel Porter of Dothan, Alabama; sisters: Dorothy Godwin (Willie) of Tampa, FL, Sarah Brown (Jimmy) of Dothan, Alabama and Vanessa Hampton (Robert) of Atlanta, Georgia; brothers: Michael Daniels (Linda), Cleveland Porter (Bridgett) all Dothan, Alabama, Bobby Porter (Lanea) of Conway, South Carolina and Rodrick Porter (Crystal) of Atlanta, Georgia; six grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends.


 Service Information

Gathering of Family and Friends
December 20, 2016

3:00 PM
M. Sue & Rodney D. Pittman Memorial Chapel
5441 Cooper Street
Graceville, Florida 32440

Celebration of Life
December 21, 2016

11:00 AM
True Word of God Ministries
937 White Avenue
Graceville, FL 32440

Concluding Service
December 21, 2016

12:00 PM
Saint Mary Cemetery - Jacob City, Florida
1935 Jacob Main Street
Graceville, FL 32431

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