ELKHART — Ishmael Hykiesh Porter, 25, of Elkhart, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019, at Memorial Hospital of South Bend.
He was born Dec. 18, 1993, in Elkhart, to Howard L. Bullocks and Melissa James (Porter) Paul.
Surviving is a son, Ishmael H. Porter Jr.; father Howard L. Bullocks; mother Melissa (Duwan) Paul; grandparents Olden and Sara Bullocks, Carolyn and Eddie James and Debra Porter; brother Damond Paul; sister Damonica Paul; two stepbrothers, Dashin Kery and Duwan Paul Jr.; and a host of other relatives and friends.
His grandfather James Porter preceded him in death.
Home going services to begin at noon Saturday, June 8 with visitation one hour prior at Greater Wayside Temple Church of God in Christ.
Ishmael attended Memorial High School.
He was a material handler for Lozier in Middlebury.
He liked RAP music, B-Ball, loved to eat and was a devoted father, friend and loved by all.
Billings Funeral Home is caring for the family.