Paul Wayne Porter Jr. was born December 22, 1939 in Ironton, Ohio and died July 20, 2021. As a young man Paul served in the Marines, an achievement that was a source of pride to him throughout his life. He spent much of his professional life serving others, first as a counselor working with teenagers and later as a counselor for adults struggling with addiction. Paul had a deep love for his country, was opinionated about most things, and passionate about golf.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Paul Sr. and Maxine Porter, sister Lowayne, brother Steve, and daughters Lowayne and Natalie.
He is survived by his sister Blanche Bramer, children David, Holly, Angela, and former stepdaughter Melissa McDaniel.
McAlpin Funeral Home of Sneads, Florida is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences can be submitted at mcalpinfuneralhome.com.