Roger William Porter


Mr. Roger William Porter, age 66, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Friday, October 21, 2022 at Community Hospice and Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky.

He was born on Tuesday, October 25, 1955 in Carter County, Kentucky to Audrey Harris Porter of Salt Lick, Kentucky and the late William Porter.

Roger attended Brinegar Church of God. He enjoyed coon hunting with his friends and he was always ready to help anyone that he could.

Along with his father, he is preceded in death by one granddaughter, Josslyn Gee.

Roger is survived by his loving wife of 19 years, Joyce Ann Howard Porter; four sons, Scott Porter of Morehead, Kentucky, Michael “Gee” Porter of Harford City, Indiana, Wesley Barker and his wife, Mary of Olive Hill, Kentucky, Lee Barker and fiancé, Jeanie Tabor of Hitchens, Kentucky; one sister, Bonnie Long and her husband Gary of Morehead, along with many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.

Funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Monday, October 24, 2022 at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky with Brother Louie Harris and Brother Justin Wagoner officiating. Burial will follow in the Harris Cemetery on 504 in Elliott County, Kentucky.

Friends may visit Sunday, October 23, 2022 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Globe Funeral Chapel, Olive Hill, Kentucky and after 9 a.m. until the service hour on Monday, October 24, 2022.

Scott Porter, Michael “Gee” Porter, Wesley Barker, Lee Barker, Lil Wes Barker and Tim Harris will serve as Pallbearers.

Tim Porter, Dale Harper, Ronnie Cebula and Gary Long will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.

Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 US Hwy. 60 West, Olive Hill, Kentucky are caring for all arrangements for Mr. Roger William Porter. 



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