Terry was born in Kansas City, KS to Pierre and Joyce Clevinger Borel. He earned his Bachelor’s Degrees and Medical Degree from Kansas University. Upon completing his Psychiatric Residency in 1982, he went on to serve in the US Air Force from 1982-1985.
Dr. Borel moved to Johnson City, TN in 1986 to practice at Woodridge Psychiatric Hospital. During this time, he met April Kincheloe and they were married on April 1st, 1989. They became parents to their one and only son, Pierre E. Borel in 1994.
Dr. Borel worked at Woodridge Hospital for 33 years and served as medical Director for several years.
His hobbies included Tennis, Gardening and traveling extensively with his family.
Dr. Borel was preceded in death by his parents Pierre and Joyce Borel, brother Paul Borel and brother-in-law, Stuart Thomas.
He is survived by his wife April and son Pierre. Brothers and sister, Roger (Marilyn) Borel, Timothy (Penny) Borel and Becky Thomas; father & mother-in-law, Carl and Nancy Kincheloe; brothers and sisters-in-law, Victoria and Carl Zimmerman, Karyl and Jack Maddox, Julia and Murphey Johnson, John and Cynthia Kincheloe; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Salvation Army, 204 W. Walnut Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 or Haven of Mercy Miniseries, 218 Broadway Street, Johnson City, TN 37601.
The family will receive friends to celebrate the life of Dr. Borel Saturday, June 15, 2109 from 2:00-5:00 pm at the McKinney Center, 103 Franklin Ave., Jonesborough, TN 37659.
Dr. Terry C. Borel spent his life helping others and he will be forever missed by all!
Condolences may be sent to the Borel family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN 753-3821