EARNEST LEE PORTER, age 77, of Cuba, Alabama, born to the late Jim and Nina Nixon Porter, passed April 6, 2009 at Infinity Hospice of Marion, Ms.
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 13, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. from Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Cuba, with Rev. C. L. Walk, pastor-officiating. Interment follows in Morning Star Cemetery, also Cuba. Mr. Porter will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time. Visitation for family and friends is scheduled for Sunday afternoon (April 12th) from 2-5:00 p.m. from the WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL at York.
On Saturday morning at 10:40 a.m. the processional leaves from the residence of his niece, Demeta Porter, located 100 F.N. Nixon Circle #31.
Those left to cherish precious memories are: two sisters- Inez Porter of York,Ala., and Ruby Lee of Columbus, Ohio; one aunt, Janie Williams, York, Ala., five nieces, Nina Mae Porter, York, Ala., Carrie (Albert) Russell, Phelice Larkin, Sharron (Bryant) Kleckley, Columbus, Ohio and Tira Nieves of Detroit, Mich., two devoted great nieces-JeQuema (Jerome) Watkins and Demeta Porter of York, Ala; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and numerous other friends who loved him dearly.
We at WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME (York) and WEATHERLY-STUDDARD MEMORIAL CHAPEL (Butler) offer to the Porter Family our most sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Our prayer is that God will continue to comfort, strengthen and sustain you during ylour time of sorrow.
WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME, York, Alabama, entrusted with all funeral and burial service details.