Christine King Porter PDF Print
Wednesday, 13 March 2013 07:36

Christine King Porter, 91, of Shelbyville, KY and formerly of Scottsville, KY died Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Masonic Home of Shelbyville.  The Macon County, TN native was a retired co-owner of Porter's Cleaners, former clerk for Patterson's and member of Pleasant Ridge Church.  She was a daughter of the late Carl Edgar King and Gertrude Weems King and wife of the late Harry Jennings Porter, Jr.

She is survived by 1 daughter: Christy Branstetter and husband, Mike, Shelbyville, KY; 2 grandchildren: Terri Alsept and husband, Aaron and Jay Branstetter and wife, Wendi; 1 step granddaughter: Melissa Steger and husband, Howard; 1 great granddaughter: Baylee Branstetter; 5 step great grandchildren;

She was preceded in death by 1 brother and 1 sister.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Goad Funeral Home with Bro. Shane Britt and Shirley Creasy officiating and burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday and after 7:00 a.m. Thursday until funeral time at Goad Funeral Home.  Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Pleasant Ridge Church.  Donations may be made at Goad Funeral Home.


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