Jerry Allen Porter, 71, of Graham passed away peacefully at his residence on Sunday, November 25, 2018.
A native of Alamance County, he was the husband of Mary Porter and the son of the late Colon Porter and the late Leoma Porter. Jerry retired from Western Southern Insurance Company, was a Gideon and member of Bethel Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife of the home, survivors include daughters, Donna Bowers (Jackie) and Audrey Linkous (Ralph); sons, Donald Pernell (Dara), Jeff Porter (Lori) and John Porter (Tina); brother, Ray Porter (Judy); and many beloved grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Rich & Thompson Funeral Home in Graham, NC. At other times the family will be at his residence.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, Nov 30, 2018 at Bethel Baptist Church, 238 Dixon Road, Graham, NC 27253.
Memorials may be made the Gideons International Alamance East Camp, P.O. Box 422, Graham, NC 27253.