Obituaries in The Alabama Baptist serve to alert readers of the passing of Alabama Baptist leaders and church staff members.

February 14, 2018

Griggs, Roy Carlton

Retired longtime pastor dies at 88 Longtime Alabama Baptist pastor Roy Carlton Griggs died Feb. 1. He was 88. Griggs spent more than 50 years ... [READ MORE]

February 14, 2018

Johnson, Arnold Dean

Alabama Baptist pastor dies at 67 Arnold Dean Johnson, a longtime Alabama Baptist pastor, died Feb. 1. He was 67. For the past 11 years, Johnson ... [READ MORE]

February 11, 2018

McLemore, Mike

BBA’s Mike McLemore dies at 69 after serious illness Mike McLemore, executive director of Birmingham Baptist Association and former longtime ... [READ MORE]

January 24, 2018

Hall, Earl

Former Alabama Baptist pastor dies at 96 Earl Hall, pastor emeritus of Heritage Baptist Church, Montgomery, and former pastor of Normandale Baptist ... [READ MORE]

January 10, 2018

Jackson, Benjamin “Benny” F.

Longtime evangelist dies at 79 Benjamin “Benny” F. Jackson, a vocational evangelist from the Oxford area, died Dec. 27, 2017. He was 79. ... [READ MORE]

January 10, 2018

Bolton, John

Former pastor, chaplain dies at 101 John Bolton, a former Alabama Baptist pastor, died Dec. 22, 2017. He was 101. Born in 1916 near Evergreen, ... [READ MORE]