EAST FULTONHAM: Floyd E. Porter, 87, of East Fultonham, Ohio went to be with the Lord at 11:05 pm Thursday July 19, 2013 at the Genesis Hospice Morrison House, Zanesville, Ohio.
He was born August 30, 1925 in Lansing, Michigan the son of the late Oscar I. and Lutisha Bruce Porter.
He was a WWII U. S. Army veteran, member of the Newton American Legion Post 888, Zanesville VFW Post 1058, The Teamsters Union.
He was an avid golfer and bowler.
He is survived by his wife, Olga Martinez Porter; son, Jim(Diane) Porter; daughter, Chris (Don) Stalder; brother, Lonnie Porter; sister, Eloise (Tom) Scanlon; sister-in-law, Rosie Porter; six grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandbaby.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers, Earl, William, Jerry and Perry Porter.
Funeral services will be held at 2pm on Tuesday July 23, 2013 at the William Thompson and Son Funeral Home 5765 Gladstone Dr, White Cottage, Ohio with Pastor Jeep Graham officiating.
Interment: Fultonham Cemetery, Fultonham, Ohio.
Friends may call from 6-8pm on Monday July 22, at the funeral home.