Allen G Porter

May 30, 1950 - March 22, 2023
Allen G Porter

Gifts & Memorial Donations

Allen G. Porter, 72, of St. Clairsville died Wednesday, March 22, 2023, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling WV.

He was born May 30, 1950, in Centertown, KY, the son of the late Glenn and Alma (Cox) Porter.

Allen was a United States Army Veteran. He was a retired Jail Administrator for the Belmont County Sheriff’s Department.
He also spent his free time as an OHSAA official for both basketball and baseball.
Surviving are his children, Kristen (Tomasz) Jarzecki, and Chad (Valissa) Porter, girlfriend, Robin Janiszewski, Brothers, George Porter, Gary Porter, Kevin Porter, Grandchildren, Judah Jarzecki, Kennedy Porter, and Khloe Porter.


Family and friends will be received at the CARE Funeral and Cremation Specialists, 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville, OH 43950 on Saturday, March 25, 2023,  from 12 until time of services at 2 p.m. Interment will be at a later date in Centertown Cemetery, Centertown, KY.

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Visiting Hours

CARE Funeral and Cremation Specialists - Directions
204 West Main Street St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950
  • Saturday, March 25, 2023
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Saturday, March 25, 2023
2:00 PM

Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists-St. Clairsville Chapel - Directions
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950

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  • March 24, 2023
    Barb Hess says:
    So sorry for your loss.. I worked with Mr. Porter at the Sheriff Dept. He was a wonderful Jail Administrator. May you R.I.P.

  • March 24, 2023
    Joanne Misenhelder says:
    Allen was a great man, I knew him from the jail. I am very sorry for your loss. RIP

  • March 24, 2023
    Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Allen G. Porter, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Allen G. Porter, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  • March 23, 2023
    Rita Porter says:
    So sorry for your loss.