Obituaries


Alabama News | Aug. 26 2020

Randy George Burtram — pastor of Pleasant View Baptist Church, Holly Pond, for the past 22 years — dies Aug. 18

BLOUNT ASSOCIATION Randy George Burtram — pastor of Pleasant View Baptist Church, Holly Pond, for the past 22 years — died Aug. 18. He was... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 26 2020

Michael Keith Thomas — pastor of Joquin Baptist Church, Goshen, dies Aug. 14

ALABAMA-CRENSHAW ASSOCIATION Michael Keith Thomas — pastor of Joquin Baptist Church, Goshen, died Aug. 14. He was 68. After high school, Thomas... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 19 2020

Retired Eastern Hills’ associate pastor Armstrong dies at age 81

Larry Edward Armstrong — retired associate pastor of education and administration at Eastern Hills Baptist Church, Montgomery — died Aug.... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 12 2020

River Bend, Lowndesboro, pastor Mark Raughton dies at age 59

Mark Raughton, pastor of River Bend Baptist Church, Lowndesboro, died July 29. He was 59. A native of LaGrange, Georgia, Raughton earned a bachelor’s... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 12 2020

Longtime Alabama Baptist music minister Glen Jennings dies at age 82

Longtime Alabama Baptist music minister Glen Jennings died July 29. He was 82. Jennings began his ministry singing in Reform before attending... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 5 2020

Linda Brown, wife of Jacksonville pastor Garry Brown, dies at age 76

Linda Brown — wife of Garry Brown, pastor of Nances Creek Baptist Church, Jacksonville — died July 22. She was 76. A Piedmont native, Brown... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 5 2020

Mary Majors, wife of FBC Sandusky pastor Buddy Majors, dies at age 78

Mary Ruth Fretwell Majors — wife of Buddy Majors, pastor of First Baptist Church, Sandusky, for 57 years — died July 19. She was 78. A Perry... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 5 2020

Mary Smith, wife of Anniston pastor Gene Smith, dies at age 76

Mary Smith — a longtime nurse and wife of Gene Smith, pastor of Fairview Heights Northside Baptist Church, Anniston — died July 21. She was... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Jul. 18 2020

Tucker, longtime pastor of Prattmont Church, Prattville, dies at age 69

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Randall “Randy” Jackson Tucker — pastor of Prattmont Baptist Church, Prattville, for the past 37... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Jul. 17 2020

Jim Moebes, longtime Mountain Brook pastor, dies at age 78

James D. “Jim” Moebes — senior minister of Mountain Brook Baptist Church for more than 30 years — died July 14. He was 78. A Decatur... [READ MORE]