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Melinda Leigh Borst

July 19, 1962 — September 20, 2017

Borst – Melinda Leigh Borst, age 55, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday September 20th, 2017 at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. She is survived by her mother, Ruby Stone Borst; sister, Michele Borst-Nielsen (Gene); nephew, Philip Nielsen; nieces, Krystle Kauhaus, Emileigh Nielsen; uncles and aunts, Alvin and Wanda Shealy, Rick and Jo Burckhalter, Barbara Johnson; and many cousins. She is preceded in death by her father, Joseph R. Borst. Melinda was born in Staten Island, NY, but had called Graniteville her home for the past 20 years. Even during her long illness, it was Melinda who gave comfort and encouragement to her family and friends. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A graveside service will be held on Friday September 29th, 2017 at 11 o’clock am at the Warrenville Cemetery with Father Michel officiating. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the 2nd floor ICU team of Aiken Regional Medical Centers for their great care of Ms. Borst during her illness. Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church at 125 Park Ave. Aiken SC, 29801 or The American Diabetes Association at 2711 Middleburg Dr. Columbia SC, 29204. Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main Street. Graniteville SC, 29829 has been entrusted with these arrangements. You may sign the guestbook at

Graveside Service

Friday, September 29, 2017
11:00 AM

Warrenville Cemetery
Cemetery Road.
Warrenville, SC 29851

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