COMMERCE - Harvey Franklin Porterfield, 72, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2013.
A native of Orlando, Fla., he was the son of the late I.G. and Odell Jones Porterfield. He was a retired mechanic with the Athens-Clarke County School System and attended Lighthouse Tabernacle in Ila. Mr. Porterfield will be greatly missed by his family and numerous friends, loved ones stated.
Survivors include his "lady friend", Sybil Fields, Commerce; children, Becky Porterfield (Dave), Glen Allen Porterfield, and Angela Ann Jenkins, all of Florida, and Tina Marlene Nations (Len), Commerce; brother, Roy Porterfield (Judy); sister, Caroline Webb; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and additional family members, Lynn Norman (Chris), Sissy Richardson (Benny), and Lisa Gillespie (Greg).
A private burial was held Wednesday, October 3, at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be offered at www.bernsteinfuneralhome.com
Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens, was in charge of arrangements.