News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 12, 2013

Shane R. Porter


DUGGER — DUGGER — Shane R. Porter, 36, of Dugger, went to be with the Lord. He was born on Nov. 4, 1976, in Terre Haute, the son of Ronald L. Porter and Karen June House Agyekum. Shane was a respiratory therapist at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. He was a member of Whosoever Will Full Gospel Church.  

Survivors include his parents, Ronald L. Porter of Terre Haute, and Karen Agyekum of Linton; his wife, Florence Haywood Porter of Dugger; one son, Trayton Porter of Dugger; four daughters, Adia Porter, Jane Millem, Ezra Porter, and Elorah Porter, all of Dugger; one sister, Brittany Foote (Chris) of Linton; his maternal grandmother, Bonnie House of Dugger; paternal grandmother, Addie Wooden of Kentucky; and his mother and father-in-law, Eli and Anita Haywood of Linton.

A celebration of life will be held at 5 p.m. today, April 12, 2013, at Whosoever Will Full Gospel Church, in Dugger, with Pastor Jeremiah Jones officiating. Friends may call from 3 until 5 p.m. today. A private burial will be held at a later date.  Arrangements were entrusted to Newkirk’s Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Newkirk’s Funeral Home to help with final expenses.