She was born at Fort Sill, Okla., on June 3, 1954, the daughter of William and Phyllis (Lehman) White.
She had worked for several years at Peoples Trust Company Bank and Glenburn Home, both in Linton. She was a member of the Mount Vernon Baptist Church of Worthington.
Survivors include her husband, Larry G. Porter, of rural Worthington; her parents, Bill and Phyllis White of Switz City; her daughter, Melissa (Allen) Tuttle of Bicknell; two brothers, Bob (Elizabeth) White and Steve (Cindy) White, both of Switz City; a sister, Cathy (Kevin) Turpin of Atlanta, Ga., and two grandchildren, Craig and Nicky Tuttle.
Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home, Worthington Chapel at 11 a.m. on Thursday with Pastor Harold Crenshaw officiating.
Burial will follow at the Prairie Chapel Cemetery near Newberry.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 p.m., and Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com.