PORTERVINT, Elton "Buddy," 92, of Riverview, entered into rest September 25,2006. Born in Pellham, Ga., he moved to Thonoto-sassa in 1921. He was a member of Simmons Loop Baptist Church of Riverview and a charter member of Lions Club in Thonotosassa. He is survived by his son, Lee Portervint Jr., and wife, Ellen; daughter, Delores McKay; sister, Wayne Harvey of Georgia; grandchildren, Lee Portervint, Mary Ann Smith, Melody Maxim and Diana Turner; and seven great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 10 a.m. Thursday, September 28, 2006, at Stowers Brandon Chapel. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, September 27, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to LifePath Hospice or American Cancer Society in his memory. Stowers-Brandon
Published by TBO.com on 9/27/2006