Willie Durand Porter, 64, passed away on January 17, 2017. He was the widower of Deborah Renell Porter. Willie is survived by his five children, La Tasha, Rosa, Julia, Ashley, William Jr. and his seven grandchildren.
Willie was born on March 12, 1952 in Berkeley, CA. He is preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Joel and Philip Porter and he is survived by his sister, Lucille Porter.
Willie confessed to Christ at an early age and enjoyed hearing and spreading the word of God. Willie will be remembered for his kindness, his heart of gold and most of all his laugh and smile that could light up the room.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Fri., Jan. 27, at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd., Turlock, CA. Interment will follow at Sunnyside Cemetery, 20085 3rd Ave., Stevinson, CA.