Francis Benjamin Borden

Published 1:25 pm Thursday, October 11, 2018

Mr. Francis Benjamin Borden, 95, of Crestview Drive, Mocksville, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

He was born March 21, 1923 in Steuben County, N.Y. to the late Elizabeth L. Davis and Raymond Williston Borden. Mr. Borden was retired from Ingersoll-Rand and was a member of Blaise Baptist Church.   

He was also preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Margaret Elma Wray Borden.

Survivors: a son, Phillip Borden (Leslie) of Florida; 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a special niece, Margaret Medlin (Henry) of Charlotte.

A private graveside service will be conducted at Rose Cemetery with the Rev. Glenn Sellers officiating.

Memorials: Davie Senior Center, 278 Meroney St., Mocksville.