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Obituaries | Feb. 14 2002

Cotton, Oscar B.

Oscar B. Cotton, pastor of Corinth Baptist Church in Randolph County for 31 years, died Jan. 11. He was 75. Cotton also served as pastor at Ohatchee... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Feb. 14 2002

Powell, Margaret Irene

Margaret Irene Powell, a former director of missions for the Fayette and Lookout Mountain associations, died Jan. 25. She was 86. A native of... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 17 2002

Southern Baptist executive Frazier dies

ROANOKE RAPIDS, N.C. — Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee Secretary Ann Frazier died Jan. 1 after fighting a 10-year battle with... [READ MORE]

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]