Mrs. Emma F. Porter

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EEmma Frances Rosser-Porter born July 23rd 1921 in Washington Kentucky to Parents William and Ida Hord-Rosser. Emma was one of 13 children. Emma spent her youth and attended High School in Maysville Kentucky. Shortly after she met, fell in love and on May 10th 1946 married the love of her life Raymond Porter. The couple quickly made Ohio their permanent place of residency and had one beautiful child together Raymona Hill.

In her 100 years Emma dedicated her life to caring for others and she worked doing this daily well into her late eighties. She served as Board of Election Judge in Milo- Grogan area. Emma loved the Lord she was a member of Stewart Memorial where she served on the Usher board as early as 1973. Emma enjoyed bowling, playing cards, going to the casino, and speding time with her family. Emma was a sports fanatic, she was an avid Lebron, Tiger and Venus & Serena fan. She loved her grandchildren, great children and great-great children more than anything in this world and her actions always showed it.

Emma is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Porter; daugther, Raymona Porter-Hill; step-granddaughter, Demetria Brown; brothers, William (Frances), John, Jerry (Elizbeth), Harry, Eugene (Earnestine), Kenneth, Todd (Peggy), and James; sister, Ann Ray; and stepsister Lula Green

Emma leaves to cherish her precious memory, grandchildren, Michelle and Stephanie Hill; great grandchildren, Kaneesha (Karema) Frazier, Raymond Hill, and Ameia Hill; great-great granddaugther, N’Joi Grier; stepdaughter, Artis Porter-Brown and family; brother, Harold (Carolyn) Rosser; sister, Hattie Painter; and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews.

Private Visitation 9:00 AM and Private Funeral Service 10:00 AM Saturday, November 13, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. (one block east of Noe Bixby, turn North on Lonsdale Rd.). Mask, Social Distancing and Tickets are required. Interment at Union Cemetery Association.

Condolence Messages

  1. My sincere condolences and my thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Love you dearly,

  2. I was blessed to have met & worked with Mrs. Emma for several years. She was always a happy & positive person. She spoke of her family with love & kindness. She had such a young spirit. She will be missed.
    My deepest sympathies & condolences for the entire family.

  3. So sorry for your loss praying for your family

  4. Geraldine Rosser

    When the Lord calls our loved ones home, He leaves a gift of memories in exchange. You all are in our prayers.

  5. Stephanie Hudson

    My deepest condolences to the Hill family. I know how much you loved your grandma. Rest well Grandma Emma. Thy good and faithful servant, fly high with your new wings.
    With Love

  6. My condolences to you and your family, Prayers from Me and My family.

  7. Artis, I am so sorry for your loss. Sending you healing hugs and prayers.

  8. Aunt Jeanne Boykin

    Stephanie, my heart goes out to you this day. You have my deepest and sincere condolences for the passing of your Grandmother. God bless you during these try time. ❤

  9. To the Family,
    I know how special Grandma was to all of you.
    You were so blessed to have her with you for so many years. Such a strong lady. I know you’re going to miss her terribly but, God will see you through!
    Ms. Carolyn & Family

  10. We send our Condolences to you and your family.
    We pray for God to give you & the family his peace and comfort❤️

  11. Elizabeth Porter

    Prays are with you on this day. Be strong in the Lord.

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