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 Jefferson Tillet “Jeff” Porter

Jefferson Tillet “Jeff” Porter

Birth
Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 2 Jul 1966 (aged 80)
Tannehill, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Sardis, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 39794508 · View Source
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Funeral services for Jefferson T. Porter were held at 4:30 p.m. Sunday in Tannehill Baptist church with the Rev. Lester Rhymes officiating.

Burial was in the Sardis cemetery near Winnfield, under direction of Edmonds Funeral Home of Jonesboro.

Porter, a retired stock farmer, died at his home at Tannehill early Saturday of a heart attack. He was a descendant of two prominent pioneer families of Winn parish, the Porters and the Teddlies.

He was a native of Winn parish. Porter was active in community and religious affairs, serving as a deacon of Tannehill Baptist Church.

Survivors are his wife, the former Alice Reid; a son, James R. Porter of Shreveport and a grandson.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, July 7, 1966


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  • Created by: Ron Manley
  • Added: 23 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39794508
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jefferson Tillet “Jeff” Porter (20 Mar 1886–2 Jul 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39794508, citing Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery, Sardis, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Ron Manley (contributor 46788603) .