Jessie J. Porter, 87, of Stephens City, Virginia passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at Heritage Hall in Front Royal, Virginia.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 11 AM at Maddox Funeral Home, 105 West Main Street, Front Royal with Sammy Campbell officiating.
Mr. Porter was born on November 5, 1930 in Clark County, Virginia to the late Daniel and Lucille Wallace Porter. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Violet Summers Porter; daughter, Frankie Marie Porter; five sisters and two brothers. He trained horses and worked for Zuckerman Metals, Inc. Prior to his retirement he worked as a driver for Malcawee Trucking Company.
Survivors include his two sons, Gary D. Summers of Stephens City and James M. Porter of Winchester, Virginia; four daughters, Linda J. Cook of Flint Hill, Virginia, Sandra L. Surnear of Front Royal, Donna M. Rodriguez of Stephens City and Mary L. Davis of Stephens City; two sisters, Elizabeth Jackson of Front Royal and Pauline Cotton of Front Royal; nine grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.