Funeral services for Sallie W. Kirkland Porter, 88, of Helena will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Zion Hill Baptist Church.
Funeral services for Sallie W. Kirkland Porter, 88, of Helena will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Zion Hill Baptist Church. Rev. Leroy Harper will officiate. Burial will be in the Oakgrove No. 3 Cemetery. Visitation will be tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Brown’s Home For Funerals chapel.
Sallie died Nov. 8, 2010 at Helena Regional Medical Center. Sallie was born Feb. 26, 1922 in Hardin Point to the late Aaron and Mary Kirkland. She confessed a hope in Christ at a young age. She was a faithful member of the Zion Hill Baptist at Helena until her health failed. Sister Porter attended Eliza Miller High School.
Her husband, Allen Porter and 5 children preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her memory; a daughter, Georgia (Harrison) Williams of Helena; three sons, Otis Mondy and Willie (Mary) Porter of Helena. Bruce Porter of Kankakee, Ill.; 14 grandchildren; 43 great-grand children; 7great-great grand children; a sister, Mary Lee Jones; a niece of Detroit, Mich.; and a host of relatives and friends. Brown’s Home For Funerals will direct the services.