Prill Porter
November 21, 1939 ~ May 7, 2023

Prill Henry Porter, 83 of East Ridge, TN, went home to be with Jesus on May 7th, 2023.

Prill was a faithful Christian, husband, and father. He was fun-loving, loved to make people laugh, and was always actively involved in the lives of his children and grandchildren. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and a proud Navy Veteran. Prill worked for ICI Americas Volunteer Army Ammunition Plant for 30 years and as a security guard at the Chattanooga Choo Choo for 13 years before retiring.

Prill was preceded in death by his parents, Meredith Lee and Cornelia Porter; son, Stephen Lee Porter and several extended family members.

Prill is survived by his wife of 57 years, Evelyn Porter; daughter, Stephenie (Tim) Newcom; grandchildren: Joe (Lindi) Porter, Sara (Josh) Walker, Makayla and Seth Newcom; great grandchildren: Ridley and Maverick Walker; his twin sister, Jill Cooper and several extended family members.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 11th, 2023 from 4-8pm and Friday May 12th, 2023 from 11am-1pm in the South Crest Chapel.

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 1pm in the South Crest Chapel with interment to follow in the Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.

Funeral Home in Charge

Lane Funeral Home – South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741