Texas author and teacher Alice Sheppard passes

BUDA, Tex. (BNc) — Alice Ilene Cheatham Sheppard, 86, died Friday, May 23 in Austin. She resided in Buda. She was born Sept. 16, 1927, to Walter Carl Cheatham and Allie Cly Francis Cheatham. She married James E. Sheppard on Sept. 21, 1946. Alice was a teacher, counselor, author and freelance writer. She taught in … Continue reading Texas author and teacher Alice Sheppard passes

Retired professor, Dr. Jim Edmonds, was an inspiration

by Kevin Moore HENDERSON, Tenn. (BNc) -- On Wednesday morning April 24, 2013, after an extensive battle with cancer, Dr. Jim Edmonds went to be with the Lord whom he loved and faithfully served throughout his life. Jim was a Professor of Business Law at Freed-Hardeman University (FHU) for 31 years before his deteriorating health … Continue reading Retired professor, Dr. Jim Edmonds, was an inspiration

Evangelist Jerry Yost dies at age 70

NEW MARTINSVILLE, Ohio (BNc) -- Jerry Yost of Hannibal, Ohio, died Monday, Mar. 11, at the Marietta Memorial Hospital in Marietta, Ohio. Yost was born Nov. 28, 1942 in Farmington, WVa., the son of the late Denzil and Bethel Cole Yost. He served as minister of the church in Duffy, Ohio for 38 years and … Continue reading Evangelist Jerry Yost dies at age 70