Obituaries


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


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]

May 1, 2019

Founder of the Alabama Baptist Conference of the Deaf dies at 90

David Bruce Richardson, founder of the Alabama Baptist Conference of the Deaf, died April 15. He was 90. A native of Gadsden, Richardson studied ... [READ MORE]

April 24, 2019

Nancy Tindle, wife of Mount Olive Baptist pastor, dies at 57

Nancy Denise Gray Tindle, whose husband, Tim, serves as pastor of Mount Olive Baptist Church, Coker, died April 7. She was 57. For decades Tindle ... [READ MORE]

April 24, 2019

Teresa Crawford, wife of Lake Catoma Baptist pastor, dies at 70

Teresa Bishop Crawford — wife of Bobby Crawford, who serves as pastor of Lake Catoma Baptist Church, Cullman — died April 8. She was 70. ... [READ MORE]

March 20, 2019

Casaday, James William

Former Coosa River DOM James William Casady dies at 88 James William Casaday, former director of missions (DOM) for Coosa River Baptist Association, ... [READ MORE]

March 20, 2019

Winn Jr., Emory “Allen”

Former Butler Baptist Association DOM ‘Brother Allen’ Winn dies at 66 Emory “Brother Allen” Winn Jr., retired director of missions for ... [READ MORE]

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