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"Herb" Porter

June 12, 1941 August 27, 2018
"Herb" Porter
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Canton – Henry Herbert “Herb” Porter, 77, passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018 at Silver Bluff Nursing Home.

He was born in Roberson County, Tennessee but grew up in Nashville and was the son of the late Henry and Evelyn Birdwell Porter. In his younger days, Herb loved to play baseball.

He is survived by a daughter, Sheryl Maddux (Davis) of Hilton Head, South Carolina; one son, Timothy Porter (Kelly) of Texas; one sister, Linda Smith and her husband, Dane, of Clyde; and six grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Ratcliffe Cove Baptist with the Reverend Tracy Smith and Reverend Tim Pullin officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church.

The care of Mr. Porter has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes and an online memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at

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2:00 PM 9/2/2018 2:00:00 PM
Ratcliffe Cove Baptist Church

1300 Ratcliffe Cove Road
P.O. Box 1196
Waynesville, NC 28786

Ratcliffe Cove Baptist Church
1300 Ratcliffe Cove Road Waynesville 28786 NC
United States

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