Michael Walter Borders 56, of Kingsport ran into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, May, 19, 2020 following a courageous battle with ALS. He was a devoted member of Celebration Church. Michael enjoyed spending time with his family and studying the word of the Lord.
Survivors include his loving family; wife of 32 years, Anna Borders; sons, Michael Tyler Borders and fiancé Brittany Cox, Benjamin Borders and girlfriend Amanda Fraley, and Nicholas Borders; brother, Archie Skeens and wife Barbara; sister, Karen Stiltner and husband Bob; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Lowell and Marsha Collier; brother-in-law, Dr. Shawn Collier and wife Leann; along with several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 1pm to 3pm on Friday, May 22, 2020 at Celebration Church. A Celebration of Life Service will follow with Della Walker and Steve Smith officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to Celebration Church at 429 Shipley Ferry Rd. Blountville, TN 37617.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Joey Watson, Steve Smith, Eric Wust, Andrew Bergland, Nicky Jessen, and Skye Twitty for their loving care.
Carter Trent Funeral Home, Downtown Kingsport is serving the Borders Family.