Obituaries

  • Obituary: Wallace Philpot

    Wallace Philpot, longtime Texas Baptist pastor, died March 5 in Keller. He was 87.

  • Obituary: Linda and David Ford

    Linda Lester Ford and David Morris Ford, Christian musicians with Texas Baptist roots, died within two weeks of each other—she on Jan. 3 and he on Jan. 17. She was 83, and he was 85.

  • Obituary: Joe Provence

    Joe Provence, who served Wayland Baptist University in a variety of roles, died Jan. 21. He was 82.

  • Obituary: Nelda Joye Camp

    Nelda Joye Camp, a longtime member of Highland Terrace Baptist Church in Greenville, died Jan. 26 in Garland. She was 96.

  • Obituary: Marvin Knox

    Marvin Knox, a Baptist pastor who served churches in Texas and Oklahoma more than six decades, died Jan. 16 in Marlow, Okla. He was 88.

  • Obituary: Bob Campbell

    Robert G. “Bob” Campbell, longtime Texas Baptist pastor and former president of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, died Dec. 14. He was 82

  • Obituary: Kay Sandlin

    Kay Taylor Sandlin, who served three decades as a preschool teacher at Beech Street Baptist Church in Texarkana, died Dec. 26 after a brief battle with cancer. She was 69.

  • Obituary: Jack MacGorman

    John William “Jack” MacGorman, long-time professor of New Testament at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, died on Christmas Eve at age 100, two days shy of his 101st birthday.

  • Obituary: Pat Luttrell

    Patsy Lynn Luttrell, longtime consultant with Woman’s Missionary Union of Texas, died Dec. 12 in Vernon. She was 76.

  • Obituary: W.T. Smart

    W.T. Smart, a Texas Baptist Men disaster relief volunteer, died Dec. 17 in Lindale. He was 70

  • Obituary: Robert O. Feather

    Robert O. Feather, Texas Baptist minister and denominational leader, died Dec. 14. He was 93.

  • Obituary: Cathy Lawrence

    Cathy Lynn Lawrence, longtime ministry assistant with Texas Baptist Men, died Dec. 13 in Dallas. She was 71.