Mr. Leon Porter, Sr., 77, of LaGrange, GA passed away Sunday, February 9, 2020 at River Towne Care and Rehabilitation.
Mr. Porter was born August 14, 1942 in Auburn, NY to the late Louis Leon Porter and Mary Elizabeth Stall Porter. He worked for Winn Dixie until his retirement. Mr. Porter loved to travel, and was always ready to go at a moment’s notice. He enjoyed walking and going to dirt track races. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased in death by siblings, Frances Porter, John Porter, and Terry Deyo.
Survivors include his daughters, Brenda Porter and Sherry (Robert) Gilman; sons, Leon Porter Jr., Michael Porter (Rebecca Swartz), and Mark (Pauline) Porter; brother, Frank (Lois) Porter; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2PM on Saturday February 15, 2020 at Brew Funeral Home, 48 South Street, Auburn in Auburn, NY. Burial will be at Fort Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to St. Jude’s in memory of Leon L. Porter, Sr.
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