Obituaries: Don Orr, Mary Louise Valentine

Don Orr, 92, missionary to Colombia, died July 5 in Burleson. Mary Louise Valentine, 91, died Oct. 9 in Dallas. She was the widow of longtime SBC Christian Life Commission director Foy Valentine.


Obituaries: Larry Walker, Don Murray, Micah Farrell

Larry Walker, 79, ambassador-at-large for First Baptist Church in Dallas. died while on a mission trip in Goa, India, Sept. 12.  Don Murray, 86, former pastor of First Baptist Church in Kerrville, died Oct. 5 in Kerrville. Micah Farrell, 23, pastor's son, died Oct. 12 in Virginia.


Obituary: Tom Brandon

Tom Brandon, 86, pastor emeritus at First Baptist Church in Sherman, died July 25 in Sherman.


Obituary: Jean Landrum

Jean Landrum, 79, a former staff member at Dallas Baptist University, died Sept. 9 in Dallas,


Obituaries: Freddie Gage, Anna Fuson

Longtime evangelist Freddie Gage, 81, died Sept. 12 in Houston and pastor’s wife Anna Fuson, 89, died Sept. 13 in Plainview.


Obituary: Doyle Lawless Sr.

Doyle Lawless Sr., 92, died Aug. 20 in Waco. He was longtime pastor of Grace Temple Baptist Church in Waco.


Obituaries: Grover Talbert, Dan McClinton

Deaths: Grover Talbert, 82, June 10 in Huntsville and Dan McClinton, 70, Aug. 21 in Waxahachie.


Obituary: Jack Whetsel

Jack Whetsel, 94,  former mayor of McAllen and a donor to Baylor University, died July 29 in Austin.


Obituary: Alvin Howell

Retired pastor Alvin Howell, 77, died June 30 in Fort Worth.


Obituaries: Mack Cole, David Kuykendall

Obituaries include Mack Cole, 88, July 17 in Fort Worth and David Kuykendall, 84, July 17 in Dallas.


Obituaries: Darling, Shotts, Grantham, White

Obituaries include Dave Darling, Billie Shotts, Sara Beth Grantham and Gene White.


Obituary: Nina Hopkins

Nina Hopkins, 99, died June 30 in Longview.


Obituaries: Wynne, Getterman

Howard Wynne, 91, pastor emeritus of Woodridge Baptist Church in Kingwood, died June 29 in Kingwood. Former Waco mayor and philanthropist Ted Getterman, 89, died July 1 in Waco.


Obituaries: Yandall Woodfin III, John Taylor

Yandall Woodfin III died May 28 in Fort Worth and John Taylor Jr., 83, died June 15 in Hallsville.

Halcomb Hall at Glorieta Conference Center.

2nd Opinion: Obituary for Glorieta, 1952-2013

Glorieta Baptist Conference Center, which was created in August 1952, was disposed of Sept. 3, 2013.

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