National News | Jan. 17 2002

Former BWA president Joao F. Soren dies

WASHINGTON — Joao F. Soren, a former president of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) and one of the premier pastors in Brazil, died Jan. 3. Soren... [READ MORE]

Men | Jan. 17 2002

Famed Baptist pastor Criswell dead at 92

W.A. Criswell, a legendary Texas Baptist pastor who influenced a generation of Southern Baptist preachers and was a central figure in Dallas... [READ MORE]

National News | Jan. 10 2002

Retired LifeWay music executive Robertson dies

NASHVILLE — Fes Robertson, retired director of the former Genevox Music Group at LifeWay Christian Resources, died Dec. 31 following injuries... [READ MORE]

Baptist Representatives | Jan. 3 2002

Southern Baptist missionary Branan dies

MANILA, Philippines — Jack Branan, a Southern Baptist missionary in the Philippines, died Dec. 12 of an organ system failure and complications... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Oct. 18 2001

Davidson, William Douglas

William Douglas Davidson, native of Butler County, died Sept. 24. He was 77. Davidson was assistant pastor and minister of music at several Alabama... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Sep. 27 2001

Eason, Richard Crawford “R.C.”

Richard Crawford “R.C.” Eason, a longtime Alabama pastor and former director of missions with Central Baptist Association, died Aug. 26.... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Sep. 20 2001

Pope, Milton Hart

Milton Hart Pope, a former leader in Alabama Baptist life for many years, died Aug. 23 in California. He was 83. Pope served as pastor of Southern... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 23 2001

Walker, Peyton “Pete”

Peyton “Pete” Walker, former moderator for Mobile and Baldwin associations, passed away July 14. He was 92. Walker was a deacon for 40 years... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Aug. 9 2001

Thorn, Charlie

Longtime Alabama pastor Charlie Thorn died July 28. He was 91. Thorn was a pastor for 68 years of churches in Franklin, Marion and Colbert counties... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 5 2001

Director of apartment ministry, Helen White, dies

  Helen White, director of the Birmingham Baptist Association’s (BBA) Caring Hands Medical Apartments since 1986 died March 24. She was... [READ MORE]