Louise H. Porter, 90, Nevada, Mo., passed away Saturday, July 15, 2006, at Christian Health Care, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born June 7, 1916, in Nevada, to Calvin Hawkins and Ruby Foland Hawkins.
Mrs. Porter grew up in Nevada, and graduated from Nevada High School in 1934. Prior to moving to Kansas she was a member of the First Christian Church in Nevada. In 1964 she moved to Overland Park, Kan., and returned to Nevada, in 2005.
Survivors include two sons, Eugene Griffin, Nevada, and Ronald Griffin, Dayton, Ohio; four grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 20, at Newton Burial Park in Nevada with Mike Hutchens officiating.
Friends may call now and until 10 a.m., on Thursday at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
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