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

December 6, 2017

Roten, Leonard

Former Jacksonville State BSU director dies Leonard Roten, a former Baptist Student Union (BSU) director at Jacksonville State University (JSU), ... [READ MORE]

December 6, 2017

Tate, Douglas

Longtime pastor, church planter dies Longtime Alabama Baptist pastor and church planter Douglas Tate died Nov. 19. He was 84. Tate, a lifelong ... [READ MORE]

November 8, 2017

Trull, Henry Earl

Pleasant Hill pastor dies at 76 Henry Earl Trull, pastor of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Fayette, died Oct. 21. He was 76. Trull grew up in ... [READ MORE]

November 8, 2017

Vaughn, Alton

Longtime Alabama pastor dies Alton Vaughn, an Alabama Baptist pastor for more than 50 years, died Oct. 27. He was 82. During his years as pastor, ... [READ MORE]

November 3, 2017

Nutt, William Alton “Billy”

State missionary, former pastor dies William Alton “Billy” Nutt, retired director of associational and cooperative missions for the Alabama ... [READ MORE]

November 1, 2017

Morrison, Frances Gunter

Wife of Troy L. Morrison dies at 85 Frances Gunter Morrison — wife of Troy L. Morrison, former executive secretary-treasurer of the Alabama ... [READ MORE]