On Saturday, February 25, 2012, James A. Porter, Jr., 48, my loving son, went home to be with the Lord at Mercy Juan Hospital in Sacramento, CA.
Born on September 13, 1963, in Winston -Salem, North Carolina to Rebecca Gwyn Porter and James A. Porter, Sr., James was a graduate of North Forsyth High School class of 1982. He was or the Baptist faith. He was a former employee of Microfibers, Inc. in Winston-Salem, NC.
"Junior" as he was affectionately known as by family and friends, was preceded in death by his loving father James A. Porter, Sr. and his beloved brother Darrell L. Porter.
He is survived by his caring and devoted mother, Rebecca Gwyn Porter, a special and devoted aunt, Brenda K. Gwyn and a host of other aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 1:00pm at Hooper Funeral Home, 1415 E. 14th St., with Rev. Charles W. Leak officiating. Interment will follow at Piedmont Memorial Gardens. Family visitation will be from 12:30pm until 1:00pm on Saturday at the funeral home.