Georgia Pieper Borders, age 89, of Sweetwater, Texas , passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018 at Mitchell County Nursing & Rehab.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Monday, August 27, 2018 at Roscoe First Baptist Church with Pastor David Draper officiating. Burial will follow at Roscoe Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, August 26, 2018 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM.
Georgia was born on September 25, l928 in Stanton, Texas to Marion and Naomi (Solomon) Yell. She worked for City of Sweetwater and RSP Railroad for many years before retiring. She was a member of Roscoe First Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, John Pieper and wife Nancy of Flower Mound, Texas and Donnie Jones and wife Eva of Denton, Texas; two daughters, Barbara Evans and husband Steve of Hamlin, Texas, and Dale Metcalf and husband Jeff of Denton, Texas, grandchildren, Austin B. Pieper, Avery Pieper, Karrah Medlin and husband Zack, Chad Jones, Britt Pieper, Sonya Bowman and husband Ricky, Randy Pieper, Adam Evans and wife Elizabeth, Brad Mayfield and wife Brook, Colby Mayfield and wife Alyssa, Jeffrey Metcalf, and Rachel Metcalf, great grandchildren, Grayson Hayes Medlin, Alex Massey, Austin Pieper, Michael Massey, Cyera Pieper, Steve Eldred, Brittany Elliott, Natalie Evans, Hazel Mayfield, Pieper Mayfield, Brock Mayfield, Caysen Mayfield and Maelynn Mayfield, and several great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Marion and Naomi Yell, husbands, Rueben Barnett Pieper and Jack Borders, step-sons, Stanley Pieper and Terry Pieper and two sisters, Sherlyn Driggers and Narvell O'Bannon.
Pallbearers will be Brad Mayfield, Colby Mayfield, Adam Evans, Austin B. Pieper, Randy Pieper and Britt Pieper.
The family would like to thank Georgia's caregivers, Tammy Bradshaw and Carolyn Levens for taking such good care of her.