Obituaries: Bridges, Bailey, Coulter

Cotton Bridges, 84, a longtime leader in Texas Baptist Men, died Aug. 11 in Frisco. Bill Bailey Jr., 86, a former trustee and regent at Baylor University, died Aug. 19 in Waco. Brett Coulter, 61, director of the engineering science program at HPU, died Aug. 23 in Brownwood.


Obituary: Lester Collins

Lester Collins Jr., 92, a longtime pastor of Tallowood Baptist Church in Houston and other Texas churches, died Aug. 14 in Houston.


Obituary: Ted Savage

Ted Savage, 87, died July 28 in Livingston. He was pastor to senior adults at Central Baptist Church in Livingston at the time of his death, a position he held 10 years.


Obituaries: Bill Foster Jr., B. J. Hart

Bill Foster Jr., 87, longtime Texas pastor and missionary, died July 24 in San Antonio. B.J. Hart, 88, a deacon and volunteer church builder and a member of the Texas Baptist Executive Board, died July 22 in Hudson Oaks. 


Obituaries: Everett C. Hullum Jr.

Everett C. Hullum Jr., 73, former editor of Home Missions magazine, died July 12 in Princeville, Hawaii.


Obituary: Lillian Hunnicutt

Lillian Hunnicutt, 92, longtime public schoolteacher and pastor’s wife, died June 23 in Victoria.


Obituaries: Don McGregor, Roger Duck

Don McGregor, 91, an associate editor with the Baptist Standard for 15 years and a founder of Associated Baptist Press—now Baptist News Global—died June 30 in Mesquite.


Obituary: David Hall

David Hall, 67, longtime pastor of Eastern Hills Baptist Church in Garland, died June 20 in Rowlett.


Obituary: Julia Graham

Julia Graham, 98, longtime missionary to the Middle East with her husband Finlay Graham, died June 17 in Dallas.


Obituary: Dan McLendon Sr.

Dan McLendon Sr., 98, died June 3 in San Antonio. He was longtime education director and associate pastor at Trinity Baptist Church in San Antonio and vice president at Baptist Child and Family Services.


Obituary: Tom Stoker

Tom Stoker, 61, a former minister of music at Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth, died May 10 in Fort Worth.


Obituaries: Wes Edwards

Wes Edwards, 64, former pastor of First Baptist Church in Ovilla, died April 20 in Ovilla.


Obituaries: Winfred Moore, Robert Field, Gladys Tennyson

Winfred Moore, 95, longtime pastor of First Baptist Church in Amarillo, died May 8 in Amarillo. Robert Field, 85, also a longtime Texas pastor, died Feb. 18 in Amarillo. Gladys Tennyson, 92, a minister’s wife for more than seven decades, died May 2 in San Angelo.


Obituaries: Johnston, O’Brien, Miller and Sylvester

Obituaries in this issue include Ramona Johnston, 81, April 14 in Tyler; Bonnie O’Brien, 87, April 21 in Amarillo; Don Miller, 93, April 22 in Fort Worth; and Chester Sylvester, 97, April 23 in San Angelo.


Obituary: Bill Wheeless

Bill Wheeless Sr., 95, a longtime minister of education and music in Texas and the church page coordinator for the Baptist Standard 15 years, died April 15 in Hamilton.

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