Nancy Sue Porter-Butcher, 53, of Little River-Academy was born January 31, 1964 in Jacksonville, Arkansas the daughter of Howard and Shirlee (Montgomery) Porter, Sr. She was surround by her loving family when she passed away on Monday, October 23, 2017 at a local hospital. Nancy attended school in Utah and graduated from Uintah High School in Vernal, Utah in 1982. Nancy moved with her family from Utah to Central Texas over 33 years ago. She worked for 7-Eleven for over 20 years. She married Allen Butcher on September 25, 1999. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Moffat.
Nancy was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She loved all animals and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Nancy was a friend to all and she had a huge heart. She was always the first to lend a helping hand whenever it was needed.
Words from Nancy's dear friend Donna: "She will be missed dearly. She fought the fight and her heart was for anybody and everybody."
She was preceded in death by her infant son, Toby Butcher; her father, Howard R. Porter, Sr. and her brother, Howard R. Porter, Jr.
Those left to cherish her memory are her loving husband, Allen Butcher; 3 beloved daughters, Kasey Porter-Salazar, Savannah Porter, and Ellie Frausto; her mother, Shirlee Porter; 2 brothers, Rick Porter and wife Holly, and Joe Newell; and 3 sisters, Kathi Morehouse; Janet Larson and husband Pat, and Donna Baird. She is also survived by numerous family members and her many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Little River Fire Department or the charity of your choice.
Funeral services for Nancy will be held at 10 am on Friday, October 27, 2017 at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home Chapel in Belton with Pastor David Allen officiating. Burial will follow at Greathouse Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held in the chapel from 6-8 pm on Thursday, October 26, 2017.
My prayers go out to your family
Tammy Stepan PeaceSan Angelo, TX
Jo RhoadesTemple, TX
I will forever hold your memories tight.
Till we meet again my sweet sweet cousin..
Nina Joines -Mattern, CO
Our Deepest sympathies to the Porters and also to Nancy's immediate family. I
attanded school in Gatesvillle with Nancy's siblings and got reaquainted with her here in Temple. We were florist friends as I worked with her on the holidays and my husband James will miss her friendliness and smiling face as she sold him many of his favorite slurpies at 7-11. Alice and James Bowen
Alice BowenTemple, TX
My Heart thoughts and prayers are with all of you
Mike FranksGreeley, Co, CO
My deepest condolences to all family and friends of sweet angel Nancy. It didn’t take long for us to become friends during our paths crossing in dialysis. No matter how she was feeling she wore a smile. She had a way of spreading that smile to everyone she came across. I will miss her smile and friendship. Until we cross paths again dear friend. RIP Nancy
Rosalinda RodriguezTemple, TX
RIP Nancy. You were a fighter. Thanks for always being a sweet, dear and loving friend to my family & I. You were always a ray of sunshine and left people with a smile on their faces. Thanks for being an amazing friend and sister to my sister Kim. She misses you dearly. Fly high above the clouds my friend.
Shannon StephensTemple, TX
Allen the Hattenbachs are all thinking of you and the kids! We loved Aunt Nancy so much and are gonna miss her a ton!
So sorry for your loss. May god give you peace and place his loving arms around you and family. Nancy was such a great lady . Love to you all.
Doris BurtLittle river/academy, TX
You were one of the few who could shut me up with a quick look! I will love you till my dying days. RIP my pure angel.
Kevin L. BeckTemple, TX
Dear Lord please go before Nancy and make safe her way. Surround her with a bubble of Christ's loving light. Please help everyone Nancy loved and everyone who loved her to heal and find peace. I ask this in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord. .... Amen.
Steve PupkeBoca Raton, FL
You were a great friend to me. Always checking on me. I'll check in on them babies from time to time. Say Hi to momma
Will and Bree LightTemple, TX
I'm heartbroken over the loss of one of my oldest and dearest friends. She had a huge heart and was always there for those who needed her. I will miss her for the rest of my life... I love you so much Nancy!!
Hope YoungTemple, TX
To all the family of Nancy I’m very sorry to hear that she passed I offer my deepest sympathy to all of you and Nancy will be missed by all of us she was a very lovely lady. She always was happy and a great friend to me. She always call me Dad and I love it. Rest In Peace Nancy. Love Dad Dan
Dan StepanTemple, TX
I meet Nancy back in 1989 when she dated my brother. I was pregnant with my second daughter. I went out with Nancy two dates before Mother Date that year. She went down the must ruff roads she could to make me go into labor. Oh boy did it work the next day I had my daughter. Nancy you will be miss dearly. Rest In Heaven
Theresa Kay Stepan Woodwardcopperas cove, TX