James Porter, Obituary

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James Carlton Porter, Sr.

September 13, 1914 - August 23, 2014
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James C. " Pete " Porter, age 99, beloved husband, father, and friend, passed away quietly on August 23, 2014. Pete's outstanding dedication, warmth, quick humor, curiosity, intellect and humility, will be greatly missed by all his friends and family. He enjoyed being with his friends, playing golf and bridge as well as gardening and crafts. Pete was a great mentor and example for family, friends and co-workers whom he helped build their character and careers. He and his wife Dorothy were long time members of the Riverbend Country Club and the United Methodist Church. Pete was preceded in death by his loving and caring wife...
James C. " Pete " Porter, age 99, beloved husband, father, and friend, passed away quietly on August 23, 2014. Pete's outstanding dedication, warmth, quick humor, curiosity, intellect and humility, will be greatly missed by all his friends and family. He enjoyed being with his friends, playing golf and bridge as well as gardening and crafts. Pete was a great mentor and example for family, friends and co-workers whom he helped build their character and careers. He and his wife Dorothy were long time members of the Riverbend Country Club and the United Methodist Church. Pete was preceded in death by his loving and caring wife Dorothy and his eldest son John Porter. He is survived by daughter Barbara Boswell; sons James, Jay, and Jeff; 8 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and 6 great-great grandchildren whom he loved and enjoyed. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 PM on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at The Buckingham, 8580 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX 77063.

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