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John Clyde Borland
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Birth: Feb. 29, 1912
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 2011
Eden
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA

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EDEN, NC John Clyde Borland, age 99, of 317 Rhodes Road in Eden, passed away Monday, October 3, 2011 at his home.

A graveside service was held at 2 pm on Thursday, October 6, at Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

A native of Rockingham County, Mr. Borland was born February 29, 1912, son of the late Roy Lorenzo and Jennie Sue Carroll Borland.

He was a World War II Army veteran where he served as a medical technician for the 96 Field Hospital. He served in CBI Theater (China Burmese India Theater) and in Haifong, North Vietnam. There he received a bronze service star. Mr. Borland served our country for 30 months.

He was a member of Osborne Baptist Church where he held many offices over the years to include treasurer and bell ringer.

Mr. Borland retired from American Tobacco Company in 1975 after more than 44 years with the company.

Surviving are his daughter-in-law, Audrey Borland of Reidsville; four grandchildren, Julia B. Sparks (Phillip), James Borland (Tammy), Jerry Borland and Jennie B. Still (Robert); five great-grandchildren, Daniel Sparks (Lisa), Hannah Sparks, Amber Still, Ivy Borland, and Anthony Borland; four step-grandchildren, Jason Rusilko, Ryan Hazuga, Travis Hazuga and Nikita Hazuga.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Navassa Parks Borland; son, Ronald P. Borland; and grandson, John P. Borland.

Memorial contributions may be made to:
Rockingham County Council on Aging
Meals on Wheels
PO Box 1915
Reidsville, NC 27320

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~ SOURCES:
News & Record (October 5, 2011)
and
Fair Funeral Home
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Burial:
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Reidsville
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: KATHY
Record added: Oct 06, 2011
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John Clyde Borland
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Thank you for your service to our country, Mr. Borland! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
- KATHY
 Added: Oct. 6, 2011
 
 
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