In 1992, Porter settled in Myrtle Beach. He purchased a share in WRNN radio and became host of the morning show on New Yearâ??s Day 1995.
He became well known for speaking at numerous local and regional events, teaching extension courses at CCU, and serving on the Boards of Directors for Maisons-sur-Mer and the Long Bay Symphony, according to the funeral home.
The family will receive friends at McMillan-Small Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at First Presbyterian Church in Myrtle Beach with Dr. Howard Hansen officiating.