Orval Wright Porter Obituary
Orval W. Porter PAYSON - Orval Wright Porter, 55, of Payson, died at Payson Hospital Thursday, Jan. 15,1976. He was born Dec. 17, 1920 at Escalante, a son to Ellis and Agnes Wright Porter. He married Gwen Law Dec. 2,1944 in Payson. Mr. Porter was a heavy equipment operator and. was employed at U.S. Steel Geneva Works for several years. He served as streets and parks supervisor for Payson City for 25 years and for 15 years was owner and operator of Porter's Bedding Plants. Survivors include his wife; two sons, LaZone Porter and Kevin Porter, both of Payson; four grandchildren; six brothers and .four sisters, Vernal Porter of Springfield, Mo.; Clell Porter of Salem; Ted Porter of Long Beach, Calif.; Neil Porter of Payson; Wei Porter of Marysville, Wash.; Veroldean Porter of London, England; Mrs. Adolf (Sarah) Dertina of Puyallup, Wash.; Mrs. Albert (Madam) Chevie of Rodondo Beach, Calif.; Mrs. Allen (Arlean) Pace of Spanish Fork, and Mrs. Lawrence (Dcnetta) Peay of Kearns. Funeral services will be held Monday at 1:30 p.m. in the Payson First-Fifth Ward chapel. Friends may call at Rigby Mortuary in Payson Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m., and Monday prior to services. Burial will be at Payson City Cemetery.