Jim and Helen were married on Dec. 4, 1960, in Terre Haute.
Helen is the daughter of the late Charley and the late Mary Sheese Guess, Terre Haute. She is a 1959 graduate of Garfield High School, and was employed with the Plainfield Community School Corporation.
Jim is the son of the late Clint, Sr. and the late Audrie Modesitt Porter. He is a 1958 graduate of Clay City High School. He is retired from Navistar, formerly International Harvester.
They are members of the Church of Christ, Brazil, where Jim serves as lay-minister.
The Porters are the parents of four children Kathy Gudill, Connie Coldwell, Greg and Chuck Porter, 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
All friends and family are invited to attend.