A Scott County icon for over 50 years has changed ownership. The Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg was recently purchased by Tim and Patty Borden. Tim Borden is no stranger to the area having graduated from
Scottsburg High School in 1991. “I actually began my mortuary career here at Collins’,” he said. His 27-year career path after graduating from Mid-America College of Funeral Service led him to start Borden Mortuary Group, headquartered in Louisville, a service provider and supplier to Indiana and Kentucky funeral homes.
Borden’s roots in Scott County run deep as his grandparents, Bob & Ivy Martin, owned Martin’s Auto Supply on US 31 for decades in Scottsburg.
Mayor Terry Amick stopped by and dropped off some snacks to thank the Scott County Health Department from the City of Scottsburg for their continued work over the past year in helping Scottsburg and Scott