by Robert Joseph Baker | April 20, 2014 12:14 pm
Last Updated: April 19, 2014 at 5:18 pm
TURBEVILLE – Linda Porter, 58, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital in Manning.
Born Jan. 7, 1956, in Sumter County, she was a daughter of the late George “Buck” Harrison and Willie Mae Porter Johnson. She attended Florence County public schools. She was a member of St. John Methodist Church in Lake City.
Survivors include two daughters, Natasha Porter and Tiffany Singletary; a son, Len Lee Porter; seven sisters, Jeanette (Ben) Brand, Cynthia Johnson, Mattie Kennedy, Hazel (David) Singletary, Louisa (Benjamin) Flores, Marie Burgess and Betty Fleming; five brothers, James Porter, John Harvey Porter, Clarence Johnson, Sammie Johnson and Darrien Johnson; and four grandchildren.
Celebratory services for Linda Porter were held Friday, April 18, 2014, at St. John AME Church, Workman Crossroads in Kingstree, with Bishop Lucious Wheller officiating. Burial followed in McKenzie Brown Cemetery in Lake City.
The family will receive friends at the home of her daughter, Natasha Ann Porter, 5602 Burnt Branch Road in Turbeville.