Betty J Portis
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Betty J. PortisBetty J. Portis, 81 transitioned home to be with the Lord on November 4, 2015. She was born on March 16, 1934 in Lynch, Kentucky to her parents Robert Leary and Gracella Mae Mauldin. She Loved the Lord and was a faithful member of True Deliverance Missionary Baptist Church where she was a mother of the church. Pastor Charles Parmer serves as her pastor. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Sam Mauldin and former husband and friend, Thomas Henry Portis. She leaves to cherish her loving memory her sons, Gregory (Ethel) Portis and Thomas (Denise) Portis; daughter, Rhonda (Marlon) Mallard; brother, Robert Leary (Dorothy) Mauldin Jr.; sisters, Lela Huff and Otha Mae Braziel; sisters-in-law, Anna Pearl and Denise Portis; seventeen grandchildren, twenty three great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends . Celebration of Life service will be held on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 12 noon at Rhoden Memorial Home, 1101 Palmetto Ave., Akron, Ohio 44306. Family will recieve friends from 11 until time of service. Pastor Charles Parmer, officiating. Interment at Mt. Peace Cemetery. Procession will form and condolences can be sent to 683 Lauby Ave., Akron, Ohio 44306
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