Vivian Porterfield

Monday, February 19, 2018

LEPANTO - Vivian I. Porterfield, 94, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018 surrounded by her loving family at Three Rivers Nursing Home in Marked Tree, Ark. She was born on September 7, 1923 in Ripley, Miss. to her late parents Douglas Stewart and Elsie Crum Stewart. Vivian was a member of First United Pentecostal Church in Lepanto, Arkansas.

She was preceded in death by her parents; the love of her, life Alvis Porterfield; her son, Hollis Porterfield, and two grandchildren, Danny Porterfield and Kevin Porterfield.

Vivian is survived by her daughter-in-law, Helen Porterfield; two sisters, Patricia Tarver of Cherokee Village and Zillion Mathis of Rienzi, Miss.; brother, David Stewart (Jane) of Proctor, Ark.; grandchildren, Elaine Holt (Thomas) of Tyronza, Iris Davis (Peewee) of Byhalia, Miss., Steven Porterfield (Bibianna) of Byhalia, Miss., Paul Miller (Judy) of Earle, and Wanda Miller of West Memphis.

She was a devoted grandmother who loved her grandchildren unconditionally. That same love was extended to her twenty-one beloved great-grandchildren, and thirty-four great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held February 15, 2018 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Interment followed at Crittenden Memorial Park.