Petersburg, IN – Mary L. (Corey) Porter, 71, passed away on Monday, August 29, 2022 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, Indiana. She was born on October 15, 1950 in Ft. Riley, Kansas to the late John Corey and Delores (Whitney) House.
Mary enjoyed knitting, crocheting and was a collector of many things.
She is survived by her children, Angel Russell (Mark) and Billy Walker (Dawn); her grandchildren, Johnny Blackmon (Alyssa), Ronald Blackmon, Tapanga Blackmon, Ashley Bailey (Cody), Dustin Walker, Neveah Russell; 8 great-grandchildren; her siblings, Sue McCurdy, John Corey, Larry Corey, Terry House, James Corey and Melody Ausberger.
Mary is preceded in death by her husband, John Rex Porter, Jr.; her sisters, Linda Hobart and Sandy Welch as well as her step-siblings, Ginger Finn, Dennis Hartley, Bill Hartley and Richard Hartley.
A memory of life celebration will be held at a later date.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.
Angel, I’m so sorry for your loss Thank you for taking good care of my sister & your mom.
Love you, Aunt Melody Augsburger