Tag: deaths


16-year-old preacher’s daughter killed while door-knocking for gospel meeting

A driver high on prescription drugs hit the girl and another saint.

Screencapture from WHNT

Son arrested for murder of preacher and wife

Jamie Suiter confirmed details with a neighboring congregation.

Tennessee I-40 accident victims funeral time set

HICKMAN COUNTY, Tenn (BNc) — Laura, age 50, Claire, 19, and Will Shelburne, 22,  were killed in an accident on Tennessee I-40, Friday, June 27. Funeral services will be…

Tennessee I-40 accident claims lives of elder’s daughter and two grandchildren

HICKMAN COUNTY, Tenn (BNc) — A terrible accident claimed the lives of Laura Shelburne and two of her children, Claire and Will, Friday, June 27, near Mile Marker…

Preacher student hacked to death with machete for baptizing woman

A missionary tells what happened to his enthusiastic student.

Gospel Advocate president Kerry Anderson dies

Greg Tidwell announced the news last night.

Update: Preacher and wife murdered at home in Miss.

Fred and Mildred House were murdered at home by a neighbor late Friday night. Fred was a retired preacher living in Fulton, Miss.

Margaret Ann Warren Williams, 1916 – 2011

By Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent GENEVA, Ala (BNc) — Margaret Ann Warren Williams, age 94, of McMinnville, TN (Daylight Community) died Wednesday, January 12, 2011. She was born…

Martin family involved in auto accident

by Greg Howell, elder, Cordova, Tenn., church MEEKER, Colo. (BNc) — Vanessa Martin and her children, Stone and Alana, were involved in a very serious car accident Tuesday…

No charges brought against errant driver

ST PETERSBURG, Fla. (BNc)- The state attorney’s office ‘precluded’ any charges against the driver of the van who allegedly killed Heather Whalley and seriously injured her husband Apr….

Tulsa Deacon Joel Stephens Passes

James Joel Stephens, deacon with the North Sheridan church, Tulsa, Okla., passed away July 8. J. Randal Matheny Randal and his wife Vicki have lived and worked in…

Ala. Preacher Robert Courtney Drowns

Robert Courtney, preacher for the West End church in Clanton, Ala., drowned Monday in a work accident at Mitchell Dam. J. Randal Matheny Randal and his wife Vicki…

Kansas Tornado Kills Couple in Car

Pratt, Kan. (BNc)- The son and daughter-in-law of a Kansas preacher were killed Friday by a tornado while traveling in Kansas. J. Randal Matheny Randal and his wife…

Church Bus Accident Kills One, Injures More

MAYFIELD, Ky. (BNc)- A tragic incident in Mayfield has resulted in several injuries and at least one death. J. Randal Matheny Randal and his wife Vicki have lived…

Two Christians killed in Okla. plane crash

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (BNc)- Two Christians were among the five killed in a plane crash Tuesday soon after taking off from Wiley Post Airport. Rick Sandoval and Tim…

Elderly Couple Killed at Church Crossing

By Associate Editor Joe May LITTLE ROCK Ark. (BNc)- Two elderly saints were killed in Little Rock as they attempted to cross the street Jan. 16 for Wednesday…

Student Plays Winning Game After Mother’s Death

MONTGOMERY AL, UPDATE 7 NOV. (WGN)- A day after losing his mother, Karen, in a house fire, 16-year-old Alabama Christian Academy student Jordan Creel rushed for 232 yards…