Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, West Virginia University, 1975.
Border served in the West Virginia House of Delegates from 1990 until his death. He was the minority chairman of the House Health and Human Resources Committee, and served on the Finance, House Rules, and Agriculture committees as well. He had also served as minority whip during his time in the legislature.
A pharmacist by trade, Border was a resident of Davisville.
He died after suffering a massive stroke.
Member of Lions District Cabinet 29L (former zone chairman & drug & diabetes chairman), Wood County Farm Bureau, Gideon N Parkersburg Camp, Friends Gospel Quartet, West Virginia Pharmacist Association, Eastwood Lions Club (charter member, former member).
Married Anna Lois Adams, June 2, 1973. Children: Heather, Rebecca, Christopher.