Jessie Belle (Bomar) Porter

April 23, 1948 ~ October 16, 2020 (age 72)


Jessie Belle Bomar Porter 72, of 584 Hugh Street  entered into eternal rest on Friday October 16, 2020 in Spartanburg Medical Center.

Native of Spartanburg County, she was a daughter of the late Mem and the late Annie Belle Gregory Bomar.

Educated in the public schools of Spartanburg County, SC, she was a 1966 graduate  of Florence Chapel High School. She was a former employee of Racor Industries in Spartanburg and a member of Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church.  

She was preceded in death by: her husband, Theodore Eugene Porter, a son, Dewey Lee Porter and siblings, Frank Bomar, Ronald Bomar and Josephine Hughes.

Surviving are: a son, James Kennedy of the home; daughters, Jennifer P. (Gene) Broughton of Piedmont, SC, Cynthia Elaine (Patrick) Porter of Spartanburg, SC and Bridgette Latrice Porter of Boiling Springs, SC; brothers, Mem Jr. and Henry Eugene Bomar of Spartanburg,  Michael Anthony Bomar of Greenville, SC and Rex Allen Bomar of Startex, SC; sisters, Katie Ruth Irby, Patricia Ann Ashmore and Queen Bomar and Julia Faye Foster of Spartanburg, SC; 7 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Charles Hughes of Spartanburg, SC; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Viewing will be Saturday October 24, from 1:00 until 6:00 pm in the Fred Singleton Slumber Room of the Gilmore Mortuary.

Graveside Services will be 12 noon, Sunday, October 25, 2020 in Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Leon Wright, officiating.

 Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, We ask that you practice social distancing and wear a mask.  

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October 24, 2020

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
The Fred Singleton Slumber Room Of The Gilmore Mortuary
214 Memorial Drive
Greer, South Carolina 29650

Graveside Service
October 25, 2020

12:00 PM
Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
110 State Road S-42-662
Spartanburg, SC 29301

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