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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 | 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]

Someone You Should Know | Jul. 31 2003

Someone You Should Know — Bobby Keith

Church: Green Valley Baptist Church, Hoover Favorite Bible Verse: 2 Chronicles 7:14 Favorite Hymn/Christian Song: “Amazing Grace” and “Find... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | Jul. 24 2003

Someone You Should Know — Russell Benefield

First Baptist Church, Guntersville FAVORITE BIBLE VERSE: The Psalms. There’s always some good verses that fit you. FAVORITE HYMN: “Amazing... [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]

Someone You Should Know | Jun. 12 2003

‘Someone You Should Know’ column coming to state paper

Do you know an Alabama Baptist who has started a new ministry? Has someone in your church mad missions work his life’s work? Have you or a... [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]