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Who Hoot Borden
What Hoot Borden; Bus Driver For Ernest Tubb, Willie Nelson and other stars
When May 2, 2010
Where Lebanon, TN

Services for Mr. James G. "Hoot" Borden will be 3 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Dave Thornhill officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 5, from 1-8 p.m. and Thursday, May 6, from 1 p.m. until service time.

Mr. Borden, 73, of Lebanon, died Sunday, May 2, 2010. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during the Korean War.

Mr. Boren was a member of Ernest Tubb and the Texas Troubadours, the Country Music Hall of Fame and was a Sumner County sheriff's deputy. He served as a driver for the entertainment industry for over 50 years and been the subject of many music industry publications.

Survivors include: companion, Angie Cacciacarro; children, George Ann (Chris) Bordelon, Billy Gus Hartwig, Shelly Max (Brenda) Borden, Jerry Don Borden, Kym (Andy) Kuhns and Sammie (Shane) Baker; grandchildren, Alex Borden, Brittany Jefferson, Annie Hartwig, Scott Garland Borden, Tyler Max Borden, Tristan Borden, Keeley Borden, Scott Tice, Nicole Tice, Sam Gatlin, Caleb Baker and Chasidy Baker and great-grandchildren, Payton Jefferson, Jayla Borden-Gooden and Maiya Borden-Gooden.

Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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