Bill Porter, known to most as Coach Porter, age 82 of Jacksonville, Arkansas went to be with his Savior on August 31, 2021. He was born April 29, 1939 in Paraloma, Arkansas to Tom and Mary Porter.
Bill served in the United States Air Force, was a retired football coach, administrator, and counselor. He loved God and his family more than anything.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; 4 brothers; and 3 sisters.
Survivors include his wife of 61 Years June Porter; daughter Kristi Reddin (Randy); son, Shane Porter (Kristyn); and grandchildren Kinley, Karsyn, Kade, and Karaline Porter, T.J. Littleton, Anthony Reddin, Amanda (Jonathon) McWhirter, Spencer (Mary) Reddin, and Marshall (Anna) Reddin.
Bill’s visitation will be at 10:00am on September 7, 2021 at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville. Funeral service will follow at 11:00am. Burial will be at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock.
Family is requesting in lieu of flowers, please make donations to Adult and Teen Challenge of Arkansas at www.atcar.org/donate/
Arrangements entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400