|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1938|
|Death: ||Oct. 6, 2008|
Parents: John Robert Portman and Minnie Belle Snellen.
Husband of Doris Jean Cissell.
The Courier-Journal, Tuesday, 10/07/2008.
COX'S CREEK - PORTMAN, JOHN R. "JOHNNY," 70, died Monday, October 6, 2008. Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Gregory Church. Visitation: 3-8 p.m. Wednesday at Mann and Greenwell Funeral Home.
The Kentucky Standard, Tuesday, 10/07/2008
John R. "Johnny" Portman, 70, Cox's Creek, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He was born June 8, 1938, in Bardstown. He was a graduate of St. Joe Prep and retired from Barton's Distillery after 41 years of service on the bottling line. He was a member of St. Gregory Parish. He was preceded in death by a son, Rick Portman; and his parents, Robert and Minnie Bell Snellen Portman. Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Doris Portman; a son, Tony Portman, Cox's Creek; a brother, Joe Portman, Cox's Creek; and three sisters, Carolyn Howard and Bernadette "Bede" Trygar, both of Louisville; Ann Pierce, Owensboro; and several nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Gregory Church with burial in St. Gregory Cemetery. The Rev. John Schwartzlose will officiate. Visitation is 3-8 p.m. Wednesday at Mann and Greenwell Funeral Home with a prayer service at 7 p.m. by Deacon Joe Livers. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Gregory Bereavement Committee. Mann and Greenwell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Kentucky Standard, Friday, 10/10/2008.
JOHN R. "JOHNNY" PORTMAN, 70 - The Mass of Christian burial for John R. "Johnny" Portman, 70, was 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at St. Gregory Church with interment in St. Gregory Cemetery. The Rev. John Schwartzlose officiated with the Rev. Trumie Culpepper Elliott and the Rev. Robert Gray as concelebrants. Pallbearers were Adam Almaguer, Billy Howard, Joey Portman, Rob Pierce, Steve Pierce and Matthew Cissell. Mann and Greenwell Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.
Robert Portman (1906 - 1959)
Minnie Bell Snellen Portman (1916 - 1999)
John R. Portman (1961 - 1988)*
Saint Gregory Cemetery
Maintained by: Dolores & Danny Bohn
Originally Created by: Francie Ede
Record added: Dec 20, 2009
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