He was a Rabun County native and longtime resident. He was born May 7, 1945, to Ray Wilborn and Otta Jenkins Wilborn. He was a carpenter by trade and loved the outdoors. He was a caring loving man who was always there to help a friend. He enjoyed his life and family and will greatly missed by all that knew him.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two granddaughters.
Survivors include: two daughters, Rachel Wilborn Greene of South Carolina and Dawn Erin Wilborn of Rabun Gap; five grandsons, Mitchell Padgett, Matthew Padgett, Conner Greene, Ryan Padgett and Doyle Greene; two sisters, Pansy Wilborn Bingham and Betty Gaye Wilborn Lakey; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held April 12 at Hunter Funeral Home followed by a funeral service April 13 at Newman’s Chapel Baptist Church with Clay Patton, Ray Conner, Larry Bryson and Danny Cannon officiating.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.