WATER VALLEY — Donnie Ray Porter, 58, died July 18, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Oxford.
Graveside services will be at noon Sunday, at Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. James Porter III officiating. Visitation is from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, at Carter’s Funeral Services. Carter’s Funeral Services of Columbus is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Porter was born Sept. 28, 1962, in Columbus, to the late James Jenkins Sr. and Ada Mae Porter Jenkins. He was formerly employed with Smitty’s Car Service.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, James Jenkins Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Delois Horton of Water Valley; and stepdaughters, Charlene Cooke of Hampton, Georgia, and Shaina Gilliam of Atlanta.
Pallbearers will be Chaddrick O’Neal, Gabriel O’Neal, Antonia O’Neal, and James Jenkins.