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Nelwyn T. Porter

Nelwyn T. Porter

Posted: Friday, December 5, 2008 2:36 pm

Nelwyn T. Porter, 92, of Hayti, Mo., formerly of Greenfield, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2008, at Pemiscot Memorial Nursing Home in Missouri. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Highland Cemetery in Greenfield. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at Williams Funeral Home in Greenfield. Delisle Funeral Home in Portageville, Mo., is in charge of arrangements in Missouri. Mrs. Porter was the daughter of the late Cary and Una McAdoo Todd. She was the widow of Ira Ford Porter. She was a member of the Women’s Medical Auxiliary in Weakley County and the United Methodist Women’s Association in Greenfield. Survivors include a son, Dr. Todd (Jane) Porter of Irving, Texas; two daughters, Janna (Gary) Raney of Portageville, Mo., and Nan (Johnny Butler) Porter of Memphis; a sister, Lucille Allen of Milan; two grandchildren, Ryan (Erica) Raney of Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Cary (Tonya Matheson) Porter of Bastrop, Texas; and a great-grandchild. The family requests memorials be made to Greenfield United Methodist Church or the activity fund at Pemiscot Memorial Nursing Home. Condolences may be left online at wcp 12-4-08


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