Mary Marie Porterfield, 92, of Waxahachie passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009, at Pleasant Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Dec. 13, 1917, in Brandon, Texas, to John Franklin and Pearl Mae (Giles) Booker. She was a seamstress for many years for Haggar Company and Green Brothers Garment Factories.
Her survivors include one sister, Jo Herrin; three sisters-in-law; several nieces and nephews; and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, James David Porterfield; her parents; a daughter, Donna Porterfield; three brothers; and three sisters.
A visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, 2009, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home. A celebration of life service was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, in the Pat Boze Memorial Chapel of the funeral home. Interment was in Waxahachie City Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home.