Ronald Everett Porter, 56, of Leachville died Friday, May 31, 2002, at St. Bernards medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Lake City, he was the son of the late Lloyd and Ruth Johnson Porter and a lifelong resident of Buffalo Island, and a truck driver.
He is survived by a son, Nathan Porter, of Monette.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. today (Tuesday) at the Leachville Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral service of Leachville with Brother Raymond Britt officiating.
Serving as honorary pallbearers are James Murphy, Ricky Williams, Tommy Steed, "Little John" Thompson, Jason Tompkins, Jerry Wade, Martin Lee Steed and Gordon Britt.