Family and friends quickly took to social media to express their sympathies and farewells to a beloved former Ole Miss professor and vice chancellor, Dr. Ronald F. Borne, who passed away today at the age of 77.
David Allen, dean of the School of Pharmacy (SOP), said the pharmacy school is deeply saddened over the passing of Borne, who served as a faculty member of SOP for 37 years.
“I know that the entire SOP family will be deeply affected by this sad news and we all will be keeping the Borne family in our thoughts,” Allen said. “Here’s wishing the entire Borne family comfort and peace during this time.”
Other friends also shared their thoughts and photographs on social media:
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