William Carlyle Porter, age 87, of Shallotte, NC, died Tuesday, December 31, 2019 in Autumn Care of Shallotte. Born July 2, 1932 in Columbus County, NC, he was the son of the late William Purvel Porter and Eva Mae Stephens Porter and the widower of Nancy Delores Boucher Porter.
He was a Veteran of the United States Navy.
He is survived by one son: William Lee Porter of Supply, NC; two daughters: Linda Porter Benz of Supply, NC and Lori Ann Goodwin of Supply, NC; one brother: Kenneth Dwight Porter and wife Melba of Longs, SC; three sisters: Virginia Mae Gause of Shallotte, NC, Barbara Ann Morgan and husband Lloyd of Chadbourn, NC and Dolores Kay Cox of Whiteville, NC; three grandchildren: Brandy Benz, Timmy Goodwin and Amy Goodwin; and two great grandchildren: Airabella Goodwin and Kylie Ann Goodwin.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by one brother: LD porter.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 2 PM in the Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment will follow in the Porter Cemetery.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service in the chapel.
A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City.
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