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Billy Joe PorterPassing: December 21, 2019

Service:

Talbott Cemetery

Graveside Service

Thursday, December 26 @ 1:00 p.m.

Visitation:

Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday, December 26th @ 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Cemetery:

Talbott Cemetery

Thursday, December 26th @ 1:00 p.m.

MITCHELL – Billy Joe Porter, 63, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2019, at Mitchell Manor.

Born December 5, 1956, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Gerald and Dorothy (Hopper) Porter.  He married Rose Marie Maple July 4, 1971.

Billy retired from Dana Corporation and attended Fishing Creek Chapel. He enjoyed working on cars, guns, hunting, fishing, and woodworking.

Surviving:
wife,
Rose Porter of Mitchell
sons,
Joe Allen (Natsaha) Porter of Mitchell
Richard Dale (Jennifer) Porter of Mitchell
grandchildren,
Zachary Allen Porter, Timothy Lee Porter, Cody Aaron Porter, Alyssa Combs, Richard Dale Porter, Jr., Taylor Marie Porter, Tyler Dale Porter, Carina Jones, Shania Jones, Armando Jones, Isabella Purtlebaugh, and Lindsey Marie Pridemore
great granddaughter,
Paisley Grace Porter
siblings,
Richard Lee (Mary) Porter of Mitchell
Don (Cindy) Porter of Orleans
Gary “Tigger” Porter of Mitchell
Sandy Porter of Paoli

His parents and sister, Ruth Porter, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, December 26, at Talbott Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 -12:45 p.m. on Thursday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Lee Gunderson | http://Columbus Ohio
    Date: December 26, 2019
    Sorry for your loss Bill was such a great man he will be watching over you all
  2. Guest: Dennis Adams | http://Crane, TX.
    Date: December 23, 2019
    So sorry for your loss.
  3. Guest: Marilyn S. Lovins-Dixon | http://New Palestine Indiana
    Date: December 23, 2019
    So very saddened by the recent passing of Billy Joel....May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead...At this difficult time may you find comfort in knowing that others share in your sorrow. May comfort and peace be yours today and always...With deepest sympathy at this time of sorrow....Marilyn (susie) Aunt Corky's daughter...
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