Theodore Portee, 84, died on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital.

Born on July 16, 1936, in Sumter, he was a son of Simon and Rosa R. Miller Mickens Portee.

In accordance with COVID-19 guidelines, the family requests face masks and social distancing be observed during visitation at the home, 2895 September Drive.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the management of Williams Funeral Home Inc.