Slack, Robert R. Jr.comment (0)
April 12, 2007
Robert R. Slack Jr., former director of missions (DOM) for Morgan Baptist Association, died March 29. He was 81.
Slack served as DOM from 1957 until 1961. He also served as pastor of eight churches in Morgan Association and interim pastor of three others.
His last pastorate was Gum Springs Baptist Church, Hartselle, from 2003 until 2005.
Before moving to Hartselle in 1953, Slack served as pastor of two churches in Mississippi.
A member of East Highland Baptist Church, Hartselle, in Morgan Association, Slack served as the association’s clerk for 21 years during his time as a pastor.
He also was a member of the executive committee of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions for 11 years.
Slack is survived by his wife, Mary Dell Slack; three children; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. (TAB)