March 22, 2007
Ms. Roxana Porter, age 71 of Lewisburg, died Thursday, March 22, 2007 in Maury Regional Hospital.
Ms. Porter was a native of Ft. Smith, Arkansas and daughter of the late Thomas L. and Phyllis Hatfield Rushing. She was a homemaker and member of the Farmington Church of Christ.
She is survived by three daughters, Brenda Beatty of Belfast, Tina Gillum of Fayetteville, and Pam Porter of Lewisburg, son, Lonnie Tucker of Lakeland, Florida, five sisters, Helen Cokeroft of Mechanicsville, Virginia, Tommye Sue Hoadley of N. Lauderdale, Florida, Pamela Brooks of Birmingham, Alabama, Frances Rushing of Flowood, Mississippi, and Penny Campbell of Kansas City, Missouri, and one brother, Dr. Phil Psaltis of Kansas City, Missouri.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by twin daughters, Lisa and Nina Tucker.
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, March 24, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home with Benny Burns and Corey Barnette officiating. Burial was in Head Springs Cemetery at Belfast.
The family will be at London Funeral Home Friday after 5:00 p.m. and Saturday until the funeral hour for visitation.
Pallbearers were Pat Beatty, Josh Beatty, Cody Gillum, Trinity Gillum, Richard Kee, Jason Kee, Ricardo Scarfone and Nick Cheek
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Scoliosis Foundation
5 Cabot Place Stoughton, Massachusetts 02072.
London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.