NEW BERN | Bernard Elwood Porter, 76, of 1802 National Avenue, New Bern died Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 at CarolinaEast Medical Center. His funeral is 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 at Oscar's Memorial Chapel, 1700 Oscar Drive, New Bern. Viewing hours are Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Oscar's Mortuary. The family will receive friends at the residence. Arrangements are by Oscar's Mortuary, Inc.