NEW MADRID -- D. Randy Porter, 58, died March 2, 2007 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Sept. 17, 1948, in Sikeston, son of Doyle and Dorothy Dodd Porter of Catron, he was a 1966 graduate of Matthews High School and received a degree in ag business from Southeast Missouri State University. He was a farmer and a 21-year member of New Madrid County R1 School District, serving the past six years as president.
On June 9, 1978, in Catron, he married Sharon Lee Blankenship who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one son, Christopher Alan Porter of Sikeston; one sister, Debbie Guerra of Columbia; and other relatives and many friends.
Service were conducted at 11 a.m. today at Richards Funeral Home. The Rev. Jack Ketcher officiated.
Burial followed at Evergreen Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Brett Blankenship, Chris Porter, Adam Payne, Jonathan Joyce, Cole Sadler and Hunter Sadler.
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may be made to:
The American Cancer Society
201 N. New Madrid
Sikeston, MO 63801
or Charity of donor's choice