Ellavee Jeffreys Borden, 82, of Mt. Hope passed away Monday, February 5, 2018 at Mitchell Hollingsworth Nursing Home. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. till 12 noon on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Lawrence Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 12 noon in the funeral home chapel with Ben Phillips officiating. Burial will be in Cave Springs Cemetery.
Born on September 18, 1935, Ellavee was in the class of 1953 at Hatton High School. She loved reading her Bible, quilting, crocheting, spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also liked listening to gospel music, gardening and cooking.
Survivors include her son, Lester Borden (Myra); daughter, Carol Coan (Roland); grandsons, Sean Borden (Elizabeth) and Robin Coan (Eron); granddaughters, Paige Borden and Victoria Hayes (Teddy); great grandchildren, Grace and Elijah Borden, Logan and Riley Stephens, Owen and Alex Hayes, KayLee and Will Coan; sister, Magdalene Landers (Don); niece, Michelle L. Moss (Thad); and nephew, Jackie Wright.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Glenn Borden; daughter, Shelby Kay Borden; grandson, Christopher Scott Borden; parents, Millard Philmore Jeffreys and Vollie Caroline Pace Jeffreys; and sister, Evelyn Wright.
Pallbearers will be Sean Borden, Stony Stephens, Robin Coan, Teddy Hayes, Jerry Borden and Victor Jeffreys. Honorary pallbearers are Owen and Alex Hayes, Kaylee and Will Coan, Grace and Elijah Borden, Logan and Riley Stephens and Jackie Wright.