Obituary of Margaret Louise Porter
MORENCI - Margaret Louise Porter, age 93, of Morenci, passed into the arms of Jesus on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at her residence. She was born in Jeffersonville, Indiana on September 15,1927 to Jacob Frank and Matilda Catherine (Kaelin) Hutt. On March 24, 1949, she married Roger Lewis Porter. He preceded her in death on September 5, 2010.
She was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church in Morenci and attended Morenci Church of the Nazarene. Margaret enjoyed time with her family, music, especially playing organ and piano, reading, and walking...now flying and loving it!
Surviving Margaret are son, Randall (Jeannie) Porter; daughters, Catherine (Todd) Walker, Nancy (James) Walker, and Anne (David) Fowkes; 17 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Jean Brooks.
Funeral services for Margaret will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at Morenci Church of the Nazarene with favorite son-in-law Todd Walker, officiating. Private interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. Visitation will also be held at the church on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. and from 10:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M. on Wednesday. Memorial gifts in Margaret's memory may be directed to Africa Inland Mission for the ministry of Jamie and Kim Viands. Contact Randall Porter with questions. Online condolences to the family may be offered at www.eaglemarryfuneralhome.com. The Eagle-Marry Funeral Home - Morenci Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.