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Terry Porter, 73
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Morrison resident and Huntsville, Ala., native Terry Porter, 73, was born March 14, 1946 and died April 27 at his residence following a sudden illness.

A retired nurseryman with Boyd Brothers Nursery and a member of the Methodist Church, he was the son of the late Jesse Lee and Elah Novella Webster Porter. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, James Nathan Porter, Jerry Lee Porter, Jesse Roger Porter and Richard Dwight Porter.

He is survived by four sisters and brothers-in-law Johnnie and Audie Wellman of Morrison, Jo Whiteaker of Morrison, Susie Grissom of McMinnville, and Faye and Brian Bonner of McCalla, Ala.; brother Donnie Ray Porter of Morrison, and a host of nieces and nephews.

An inurnment will be held at Shady Grove Cemetery at a later date with family only. There will be no visitation or service at High’s. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 1, 2019