Obituaries


Obituaries | Aug. 7 2003

Bennett, Harold C.

Harold C. Bennett, president-treasurer of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Committee 1979–92, died July 27 of pancreatic cancer... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 7 2003

Sexton, Cecil

  Cecil Sexton, pastor of Brookwood Baptist Church, Millbrook, died June 28. He was 62. Sexton served nine years at Brookwood, his only... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Jul. 24 2003

Gilliland, Jessee

A 102-year-old Marshall Association retired pastor died July 9, leaving behind a legacy of thousands baptized. Jessee Gilliland of Boaz was a... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Jul. 3 2003

Bagley, Barney

Barney Bagley, former pastor of Gulfcrest Baptist Church, Chunchula, passed away June 13 after a long illness. Born on April 27, 1940, he was... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Jul. 3 2003

Bagley, Barney

Barney Bagley, former pastor of Gulfcrest Baptist Church, Chunchula, passed away June 13 after a long illness. Born on April 27, 1940, he was... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 29 2003

Alabama pastor J.R. Hawthorne dies

J.R. Hawthorne, an active Alabama Baptist for 50 years, died Feb. 14 of an extended illness. Beginning in 1953 Hawthorne served as pastor of... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 8 2003

Alabama Baptist pastor Johnson dies

John Gillis “Radio” Johnson of Cottondale died April 13 at his residence. A member of Coaling Baptist Church, Johnson served Alabama Campers... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | May. 1 2003

Baptist Pastor, professor Robertson dies at 87

Jackson Ramsey Robertson Sr. of Hoover died April 15. He was 87. A Baptist minister and college professor for more than 50 years, Robertson served... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 17 2003

Alabama pastor Judson Jones dies at 90

Judson Jones, pastor emeritus of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Hueytown, died April 7 at the age of 90. Jones became the 23rd pastor of Pleasant... [READ MORE]

National News | Apr. 3 2003

Two killed, eight injured in church van accident

HAYS, Kan. — Arkansas Baptists Ann Cripps and Bridgette Millsap, members of First Baptist Church of Gentry, were killed in a church van accident... [READ MORE]