Mrs. Marie R. Borden was born on November 9, 1939, to the late John Redmond and Odetha Taylor-Thomas in Tallassee, AL. She was united in Holy Matrimony to Leonza Borden for 48 years.
Marie united with the St. John Missionary Baptist Church, where she remained a faithful member until her death. She was called to be with the Lord on November 15, 2019 at the Sylacauga Health and Rehab.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents, John Redmond and Odetha Thomas; her husband Leonza Borden; three daughters, Carmen, Sheryl, and Angela Borden; one son, Leonza Borden Jr.; three sisters, Mary Seals, Annie Johnson and Dorothy Leonard; two brothers, Ernest and Robert Redmond.
She leaves to cherish her memories, two sons, Lance (Judy Caldwell) Borden of Sylacauga, AL; Kalvin (Lisa Pearson) Borden of Sylacauga, AL; one daughter, Teresa (Jerry) Jones of Sylacauga, AL; one special niece, Loretta (Thomas) Threatt of Atlanta GA; one sister, Linda Kendrick of Boston MA; three brothers, Willie and Larry Redmond of Boston, MA, London Wayne Thomas of California; nine grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, cousins, nieces, nephews and a special friend, Mrs. Inez Hart.