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ROD IT HAS BEEN ONE YEAR AND ONE DAY SINCE YOU LEFT US AND I HAVE MISSED YOU EACH DAY. YOU WAS SUCH A GOOD FOOTBALL PLAYER. I REMEMBER YOU CATCHING THAT PASS AND RUNNING AWAY FROM THE DEFENDER AND SCORING A TOUCHDOWN. I WAS SO PROUD OF YOU. THEY NEVER THREW ENOUGH PASSES TO YOU. THATS WHY WE LOST GAMES. I CHECK YOUR OBIT OFTEN AND TALK TO YOU. MUCH LOVE BYE FOR NOW DAD


Posted by: otto porter jr. - surprise, AZ - father   Dec 05, 2014

Rodney this has been a difficult time with it being the anniversary of the time you were admitted to the hospital last year. We all miss you so much. We live you with all our hearts. We remember all the great memories we have with you yet are sad that you are not here with us anymore.
Please keep an eye on the kids as they grow and move on in their lives.
Love you and miss you every day


Posted by: Joyce Porter - Springfield, IL - wife   Nov 30, 2014

Rodney you are on my mind & in my heart always. I really miss you, your smile & laugh but most of all I miss spending time with you. I miss you being here with us. My heart aches thinking about having to go on without you. I love you now and forever.


Posted by: Joyce - Springfield, IL - wifeiy   Sep 09, 2014

Well Rodney Zach & Britney had their wedding yesterday. It was beautiful. Our son has grown into a handsome man. We know you were watching us from heaven. We all missed you not being there.
Alex, Ben, Tyler & Abbey came. Lindsay couldn't make it her baby was past due so her & Melody was unable to come.
Talked with your dad Thursday night & he wasn't able to come which is understandable. He did the money gift where he taped the

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Posted by: Joyce Porter - Springfield, IL - wife   Aug 03, 2014

rod, it has been months since you left us and I think of you many times each day. you was suck a joy to listen to your laughter on my jokes. I wish I could be at your sons wedding. just too bad you cannot be there. just wrap your arms around every one of us. we are all looking forward to meeting on the other side of where we are now. just remember that I and all others love you bye for now your dad


Posted by: otto porter jr. - surprise, AZ - father   Jul 25, 2014

ROD I THINK OF YOU EVERY DAYID3UE AND MISS YOU SO MUCH. YOU ARE NEVER FAR FROM MY THOUGHTS. WATCH YOUR SON TAKE A WIFE ON AUG 2 2014. I AM SO SORRY I CANNOT BE THERE FOR YOU AND FAMILY. I WOULD LOVE TO SEE ZACK AND BRITNEY GO THROUGH THEIR VOWS. WHAT A GLORIOUS DAY I RMEMBER YOU AND JOYCE SOME YEARS AGO. BYE FOR NOW BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN. LOVE YOU ALWAYS DAD


Posted by: otto porter jr. - surprise, AZ - father   Jul 24, 2014

Rod 3 weeks from today Zach will be marrying Britney. We wish that you were going to be here to celebrate this milestone in their lives. We know that you will be with us in our hearts and you will be smiling up in Heaven as you watch the ceremony. Please wrap your arms of love around us extra tight that day.
I really miss you & want you there with me on that day.
Love forever your wife Joyce


Posted by: Joyce Porter - Springfield, IL - wifeIi   Jul 12, 2014

Rodney I really miss you. Life just seems so empty without you here. Please keep an eye on our kids. Love you


Posted by: Joyce - wife   Apr 17, 2014

HAPPY 1ST NEW YEAR IN HEAVEN! LOVE YOU & MISS YOU MORE THAN WORDS CAN SAY. LOVE YOU FOREVER


Posted by: Joyce Porter - springfield, IL - wife   Jan 01, 2014

Merry 1st Christmas in heaven. We love you & miss you


Posted by: Joyce - springfield, IL - wife   Dec 26, 2013