Ronald Porch, 63, of Poplar Bluff, took his journey home with the Lord,  on June 22, 2011 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center, after a long battle with cancer.  Funeral service will be at 3PM Saturday June 25, 2011 at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home 844 Cedar St.  Poplar Bluff, MO with Rev. Everett Gunter officiating.  Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens.

Ronald was born December 23, 1947 in Poplar Bluff.  He was a lifelong resident of Poplar Bluff, MO  He was a retired bushhogg operator. He loved to spend time hunting, fishing and with his family and friends. 

Surviving are his wife; Ruby Porch; children: Shaun Porch, Rhonda Porch, Christina Maples, April Berry, Gary McCabe, Steven McCabe, Bryan McCabe, Lisa Porch, and Kelly Porch; all of the surrounding area; one sister; Patricia Modglin; his special friends Danny Beck, Leon Summerlot and loving mother-in-law Liddie Wilkerson; and many grandchildren.  He was very much loved and will be greatly missed. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; Jessie and Mildred Porch; a son; Kevin Porch; a brother; Vernon Porch, and a sister; Vernetta Porch