Originally created 02/20/00

Mr. Othar Porter



CARLTON, Ga. -- Mr. Othar Porter, 62, of McCannon Road, died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2000.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Clifford Grove Baptist Church, Rayle, with the Rev. David Sims Jr. officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Porter, a native of Wilkes County, was a construction worker and a member of Clifford Grove Baptist Church.

His family said, "A loving friend nursed him through sickness until death."

Survivors include two sons, Tim Porter, Athens, and Kevin Porter, Carlton; his mother, Agnes Porter; three brothers, Raymond Porter and Ozelle Porter, both of Rayle, and Willie Porter, Washington; three sisters, Nuzette Jenkins and Betty Booker, both of Rayle, and Mary B. Williams, Atlanta; and two grandchildren.

McLendon Memorial Funeral Home, Washington, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Feb. 20, 2000