Obituaries


Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 9 2003

North Alabama pastor dies at 87

Arnold M. Oliver, a longtime pastor in the Cherokee and Lookout Mountain association, died Sept. 9. He was 87 years old. A retired bivocational... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 9 2003

Ozark youth pastor dies at age 33

Danny High Spears II, youth pastor at Logan Road Baptist Church, Ozark, died of colon cancer Sept. 16. Spears, age 33, and his wife, Rhonda were... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Sep. 18 2003

Wall, Warren

  Warren B. Wall Sr., pastor of New Friendship Baptist Church, Red Bay, died Aug. 21. He was 82-years-old. Wall graduated from Stetson University... [READ MORE]

Churches | Sep. 11 2003

Minister to Helena, Bessemer dies

A minister for 55 years, John Lee Smith of Helena died Aug. 28. After graduating from Howard College (now Samford University), Smith served in... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 11 2003

Hines, Robert

  On July 4, 56-year-old Robert K. Hines, pastor of Lakewood Baptist Church in Northport, died in a motorcycle accident on I-359 in Tuscaloosa.... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 28 2003

Barnes, Charles

Charles Barnes, a campus minister in Alabama for nearly 40 years, died Aug. 17 in Tuscaloosa. He was 90. In 1940, Barnes became the first full-time... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 28 2003

Barnes, Charles

Charles Barnes, a campus minister in Alabama for nearly 40 years, died Aug. 17 in Tuscaloosa. He was 90. In 1940, Barnes became the first full-time... [READ MORE]

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

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]