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Louie G. Porter

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

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Louie G. Porter
Louie G. Porter, 80, of Switz City, passed away 8:59 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at his residence.

Louie was born Aug. 7, 1931 in Scotland, to Charles and Katie (Miller) Porter.

He was a retired farmer, school bus driver for Central School, and he had been co-manager of Bloomfield Silo. He was a member of Bloomfield Presbyterian Church, and an Army veteran.

Louie is survived by two sons, Larry Porter, Worthington and Lee Porter, Switz City; a granddaughter, Melissa Tuttle, Loogootee; and two great grandsons, Craig and Nicholas.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Linda (Leavitt) Porter on April 22, 2004; two brothers, Bill and Curtis Porter; and two sisters, Bertha Blaker and Emma "Jo" Davis.

Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at 11 a.m. on Friday with the Rev. Jim Swaby officiating.

Friends may call at Welch & Cornett from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, and 9 a.m. on Friday until time of service.

Burial will be in Prairie Chapel Cemetery.

Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com .