Mrs. Porter was a Lebanon High School graduate, a secretary, bookkeeper, and part owner for Estes Knight Marble Company and a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Visitation Thursday between the hours of 4-8 p.m. at the Partlow Funeral Chapel and Friday from 11 a.m. until the service. Bro. Kevin Medlin will officiate; interment will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Survivors include: her mother Jean F. Knight of Castalian Springs; husband Paul B. Porter; son Brad J. (Regina) Moss of Lebanon; daughter Mandi (David) Walden of Lebanon; siblings Joel (Joanne) Brooks and Steve (Nancy) Brooks -- both of Gallatin; step-brother Kenneth (Sheryl) Knight; grandchildren Kelly Davis and Kristen Moss -- both of Smiths Station, AL., Slayer, Stelth, and Striker Moss -- all of Lebanon and Isabel and Sam Walden of Lebanon; along with several nieces.
Mrs. Porter is preceded in death by her father, Vernon Brooks and step-father Estes J. R. Knight.
Pallbearers: James Ray Gregory, Steve Brooks, Jason Ford, Joel Brooks, Billy Shrum and Jason Kopp. Honorary: Jennifer Hendrixson, Dr. Eric Rafesky and staff, Jerry Taylor, Libby Taylor, Gwen Simms, Pam Hunt and Roy D. Alexander.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Cancer Society or the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 522 Castle Heights Ave. Lebanon, 37087.
Arrangements by Lebanon's Partlow Funeral Chapel.