Nola June Porter was born in Okmulgee, Okla. to Tom and Cleo Gardner on June 29, 1939. She departed this earth on October 14, 2017.
June graduated from Kiowa High School, where she lettered in basketball and was the class valedictorian. She attended Oklahoma City University, where she met the love of her life, John Porter, who she later married.
June was the family rock, always encouraging and supporting. She was a lifelong member of Peace Lutheran Church, where she sang in the church choir.
June leaves behind her husband, John of 58 years; son, Tommy Jay and wife, Sheri of Enid, Okla.; daughter, Sherri Dawn and husband, John of Norman, Okla.; and grandchildren Brittainy, Brandon, Danny, Spencer, and Allie.
A celebration of June's life will be 11 a.m. Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Peace Lutheran Church, 2600 E. Danforth Rd., Edmond.
June's family has entrusted her care to Tribute Memorial Care in Norman. Please share condolences and memories of June at www.tribute.care.
Published on October 16, 2017