Claudia M. (Beckham) Porter

April 4, 1947 ~ August 17, 2021 (age 74)

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Claudia M. Porter, 74, of Vandalia, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021, at HSHS Fayette County Hospital, LTC in Vandalia, IL.

 Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 28, 2021, at Green-Hill Cemetery, Rural Fillmore, IL with Dr. Ben Foxworth officiating. Friends and family may gather at the cemetery at 10:30 AM on Saturday. Memorials: Bethel Baptist Church, Rural Vandalia, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at

 She was born April 4, 1947, in Shafter, IL, the daughter of Herbert Paul & Alma E. (Whitten) Beckham. Married Robert L. Porter on December 22, 1988 in Highland, IL, he passed away March 8, 2020. She was a home healthcare giver and homemaker; and a member of Bethel Baptist Church, Rural Vandalia, IL.

 She is survived by: Daughter - Jennifer Rodenmeyer & Paul, Wood River, IL; Daughter - Tiffany Raine Porter, Taylorville, IL; Grandchildren - Alexis, James, Adam, Kaleb & Finn; and Brothers - Kenneth E. McCollum and Harvey P. Beckham, both of Decatur, IL.

 Preceded in death by: Her parents; and Husband.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
August 28, 2021

10:30 AM
Green - Hill Cemetery, IL

Graveside Service
August 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Green - Hill Cemetery, IL

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