THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. Clinton Reid Borders, 76, beloved husband of Mrs. Pauline W. Borders, of Mount Pleasant Road, died Saturday, July 6, 2002, in the V.A. Medical Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 10 in the Little Briar Creek Baptist Church with Dr. Randy Dunaway and Mr. Terrell Bishop officiating. Burial will be in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mr. Borders, a native of Warren County, had lived in Thomson for many years. He was a member of Little Brier Creek Baptist Church. He was the retired owner-operator of Borders Equipment Sales. He was an Army veteran of WWII. He was a life member of The V.F.W. Post 6672, a life member of the Thomson Moose Club and a member of the American Legion. Survivors include his wife, Pauline W. Borders, Thomson; three daughters, Linda (David) Owens, Palm Beach, Fla., Paula Titus, Houlton, Maine, and Libby (Jimmy) Ansley, Thomson; his son, Tommie Reid Borders, Thomson; three sisters, Lucy McCorkle, Thomson, Ethel Harris, Washington and Mary Crain, Gibson; two brothers, Jack Borders, Louisville and John Borders, Warrenton; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Lester Hobbs, David McKinney, Luke Martin, Sammy McCorkle, Paul McCorkle and Clarence Holliman. Honorary pallbearers will be members of V.F.W. Post 6672 of Thomson. Friends may call at the residence of at the Curtis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today night at the Curtis Funeral Home, Thomson.
The Augusta Chronicle July 9, 2002