Feb. 24, 2013 Crystal City Jefferson County Missouri, USA
Born on September 9, 1921, Broseley, Missouri to the late Hugh C. and Anna (Davidson) Reed. She resided in California for 50 years before moving to Crystal City. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Clarence W. Porter, a son: Ronald Porter, a daughter: Donna Schultz, brothers: Jack Reed and Earl Cook, and sisters: Edra Williams Shelton, Erma Althauser, and Darla Carr. She is survived by her honorary sister: Carma Howard of Festus, MO, brother: Bruce Reed of California, and sisters: Wanda Klein of California and Joan(Bob) North of Rolla, Missouri. She was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, painting and was a gifted artist.