Bobby McConnell Porter

Monday, June 19, 2017

Bobby McConnell Porter, age 71, of Belfast, died Saturday, June 17, 2017, in Marshall Medical Center.

Mr. Porter was a native of Marshall County, TN and son of the late Johnny and Kitty Louise McConnell Porter. He was a graduate of Cornersville High School, Class of 1965, and served his country in the U.S. Army in Munich, Germany. After the military he was employed with Inter City Products and retired from Goodman, Inc. in Fayetteville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Knox Jacobs and brother, Andy Porter. He is survived by his wife, Gail Hemphill Porter of Belfast; daughter, Tammy (Jamey) King of Gallatin; two sons, Brian Porter and Cary Porter both of Belfast; two grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Suzanne Porter of AR.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 11 a.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Talley Cemetery at Cane Creek with military honors.

Serving as pallbearers, will be Douglas Hemphill, Jamey King, Dustin King, Johnny Davis, Bill Waters, and Mircea Stoica.

The family will be at London Funeral Home Tuesday, June 20, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. for visitation.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Catalpa Church of Christ.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.