Audrey Edna Porter was born the daughter of Archie S. Case and Eula C. Martin Case on Nov. 11, 1933, in Culp, Ark., and died Dec. 31, 2007, in Springfield, Mo., at the age of 74.
She was united in marriage on April 13, 1954, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., to William Gene Porter who preceded her in death March 8, 1984. She was a member of the Welcome Hill Church of Christ. She is survived by: one son, Tommy Porter of Cherokee Village, Ark.; one daughter, Beverly Chappelle, and husband, Joe of Rogers, Ark.; one grandson, Tony Porter of Conway, Ark.; four brothers, Troy Case of Mammoth Spring, Harlin Case of Hardy, Ark., Theo Case of Independence, Mo., and Arlis Case of West Plains, Mo.; one sister, Anna Faye Bowers of Thayer; several nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by: her husband; and two bothers, Orlando Sonny Case and Roy Ray Case. Funeral services were held Jan. 3, 2008, in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Lee Moses officiating. Burial followed in the Hurst Cemetery near Mammoth Spring with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.