Obituaries


Obituaries in The Alabama Baptist serve to alert readers of the passing of Alabama Baptist leaders and church staff members.


June 12, 2019

Maddox, Jimmy L.

Former Alabama Baptist pastor Jimmy L. Maddox dies at 75 Former Alabama Baptist pastor Jimmy L. Maddox died May 20. He was 75. At the time of ... [READ MORE]

June 5, 2019

Jimmy Dukes, pastor of Spanish Trail, Daphne, dies at age 72

James E. “Jimmy” Dukes, longtime pastor of Spanish Trail Baptist Church, Daphne, died May 19. He was 72. Before serving as pastor of Spanish ... [READ MORE]

May 22, 2019

Pastor of Chapel Hill Baptist Church, James Nichols, dies at 62

James Nichols, pastor of Chapel Hill Baptist Church, Northport, for the last decade, died April 16. He was 62. Nichols graduated from Woodlawn ... [READ MORE]

May 22, 2019

Billy Lett, longtime Alabama Baptist pastor and DOM, dies at 84

Billy Joe Lett, a longtime Alabama Baptist pastor and director of missions, died April 15. He was 84. A graduate of Mortimer Jordan High School ... [READ MORE]

May 15, 2019

Longtime pastor, musician Roland Wayne Davis dies at age 84

Roland Wayne Davis, former Alabama Baptist pastor, died April 30. He was 84. Davis, a Moundville native, gave his life to Christ during Youth ... [READ MORE]

May 8, 2019

Retired Alabama Baptist pastor, state missionary, Lyon, dies at 83

Henry L. Lyon III, a retired Alabama Baptist pastor and state missionary, died April 30. He was 83. After growing up in Birmingham and later ... [READ MORE]

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