Thomas Charles Porter

Thomas Porter Obituary PhotoThomas Charles Porter, 61, of Branson, MO, formerly of Trimble, MO, May 9, 1956 - February 4, 2018.

Thomas Charles Porter, age 61, of Branson, Missouri, passed away after a long battle with cancer on February 4, 2018. He entered this world May 9, 1956, in Trimble, Missouri, the son of Tommie and Virginia Porter. His parents; son, Terrence Porter; and sister, Loeva Porter have preceded him in death. Arrangements and burial are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Tom proudly served our country in the United States Air Force. He then ran his own business, T.C. Porter Plumbing and Electric for many years and then on to doing maintenance at Silver Dollar City. Tom’s free time was spent doing woodworking, hunting morel mushrooms, having family time, and watching the Chiefs play. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Tom is survived by his wife, Cindy (Cureton) Porter; sister, Karen Porter; children: Trevor, Amanda, Calvin, Timothy, Christina, Noah, Drake, Tripp, and Kylie; stepchildren: Jason, Amanda, Zach, and Melissa; grandchildren: Madison, Logan , Gracie, Max, Kennon, Hannah, Thomas, Hannah, Jack, Jake, Shelby, Nathaniel, Yessinia, Kyler, Kaitlyn, Layklyn, Haley, Ada, and Ty.

Funeral services will be 10:00 AM, Thursday, February 8, 2018, at the Hollister Historic Train Depot, 312 Esplanade Drive, Hollister, Missouri, and burial to follow with full military honors at 1:00 PM in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Published on on February 5, 2018.