Clydine Bates Porter

Clydine Bates Porter, 94, of Booneville, passed from this life on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 in Booneville. She was born Feb. 12, 1920 near Booneville in the Earl Prairie Community to Will Rafe and Edith Harwell Bates.

Clydine worked at the University of Arkansas Extension Office for 47 years, and was a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Booneville.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Wilson Porter, and her parents.

A funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, Aug. 11, at Roberts Memorial Chapel in Booneville, with burial in Carolan Cemetery near Booneville, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home. There will be no graveside services at the cemetery.

She is survived by two nieces, Patsy Gipson of Greenwood and Bettye Inman and husband Don of Greenwood.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4:00 p.m., Sunday at Roberts Funeral Home.

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