Joretta (Duncan) Porter Obituary

Joretta (Duncan) Porter

Joretta (Duncan) Porter, 80, of Henderson, passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. She was born in Tilden, KY on June 23, 1940 to Buford and Corene (Tapp) Duncan. She had worked as an administrative assistant for Leslie Newman at King Deep and Branaman. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Henderson and of Henderson County Extension Town and Country Homemakers Club for 40 years. Joretta was very loving and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Jeffrey Porter; sister, Janelle Porter; and brother, Jimmy Duncan. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Don Porter; children, Donna Duncan of Henderson, Julie Schu of Hopkinsville, KY, and Daryl Porter of Bardstown, KY; sisters, Martha Duncan of Louisville, KY and Frieda Moore of Bowling Green, KY; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 19 at Tomblinson Funeral Home, Henderson Chapel with Rev. Jack Ross officiating. Burial will follow at Corydon Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, September 18 and from 9-11 a.m. on September 19, both at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Zachary Duncan, Ryan Duncan, Jonathan Schu, Carson Porter, Camden Porter, Henry Porter, and Jack Porter. Honorary pallbearers will be Allan Eyre, Jim Pritchett, Dennis Snider, David Barron, Bobby Moore, Ricky Coomes, and Kenny Tegethoff. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to St. Anthony’s Hospice.
June 23, 1940 - September 16, 202006/23/194009/16/2020
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Joretta (Duncan) Porter, 80, of Henderson, passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville.She was born in Tilden, KY on June 23, 1940 to Buford and Corene (Tapp) Duncan. She had worked as an administrative assistant for Leslie Newman at King Deep and Branaman. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Henderson and of Henderson County Extension Town and Country Homemakers Club for 40 years. Joretta was very loving and enjoyed spending time with her fami...

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Sep
19
Funeral Services
Saturday, September 19 2020
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Tomblinson Funeral Home Henderson Chapel
325 First Street
Henderson, Ky 42420
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Sep
19
Visitation
Saturday, September 19 2020
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tomblinson Funeral Home Henderson Chapel
325 First Street
Henderson, Ky 42420
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Sep
18
Visitation
Friday, September 18 2020
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
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325 First Street
Henderson, Ky 42420
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Final Resting Place
Corydon Cemetery

Corydon, KY 
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St. Anthony's Hospice
2410 S. Green St., Henderson, KY 42420
270-826-2326
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