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George Rodney Beals, American college administrator. Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1962. Member Danville Estate Planning Council, since 1981, Planning Commission, 1982-1989, chairman, 1985-1987; active American Cancer Society, 1981-1985. Member Rotary.

Background

Beals, George Rodney was born on September 20, 1935 in Ironton, Ohio, United States. Son of George Roy and Pauline (Gibson) Beals.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, 1957. Bachelor's Degree, Southeastern Seminary, Wake Forest, 1962.

Career

Assistant pastor, Rosemary Baptist Church, Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, 1958-1961; pastor, Salem Baptist Church, Weeksville, North Carolina, 1962-1965; pastor, Wendell (North Carolina) Baptist Church, 1965-1969; coordinator county, Baptist Children's Homes, Kinston, North Carolina, 1969-1974; public relations director, Campbell U., Buies Creek, North Carolina, 1974-1979; development director, Campbell U., Buies Creek, North Carolina, 1980; vice president, Averett College, Danville, Virginia, since 1981. Secretary Averett Press, Danville, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1962.

Politics

Every Christian should seek to bring industry, government, and society as a whole under the sway of the principles of righteousness, truth, and brotherly love.

Views

The strong feature of Baptism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money.

Membership

Member Danville Estate Planning Council, since 1981, Planning Commission, 1982-1989, chairman, 1985-1987. Active American Cancer Society, 1981-1985. Member Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: public speaking, weaving, music.

Connections

Married Martha Jean Clifford, January 29, 1958. Children: Laura Lynn, Betsy Anne, Martha Susan.

father:
George Roy Beals

mother:
Pauline (Gibson) Beals

spouse:
Martha Jean Clifford

children:
Betsy Anne Beals

Laura Lynn Beals

Martha Susan Beals