Obituary of John Larry Porter
John Larry Porter, also known as "Buck" or "Buster", died on Monday, July 25th, at the age of 82. He was born in West Columbia, SC to the late John Vande and Agnes Senn Porter.
Surviving is his widow, Clara Wingard Porter of the home; daughters, Karen Nash (Ray) of Ridgeville and Vanessa Gause(Andy) of Irmo; a stepson, Rocky Sease (Melissa) of Townsend, GA; Stepdaughters, Carol Oglesby (Burch) of St. Augustine, FL and Pamela Brunson of Lexington, SC; sisters, Ruth Bennett (Tommy) of Lexington, SC and Phyllis Beheler (Dwight) of Gilbert; a brother, Mark Porter (Janet) of Leesville ; 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister Judy S. Porter of Lexington.
Mr. Porter graduated from Brookland-Cayce High school and Spartanburg Methodist College. He also attended The University of South Carolina and Midlands Tech. He retired from Buford Goff and Associates after 28 years, where he was employed as a HVAC Designer. He was also an active member of the Pineview Ruritan Club.
Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, .