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Hugh Franklin Canterbury, Sr. Edit Profile

Minister , Music minister

Hugh Franklin Canterbury, Sr., minister, music minister. Seaman 1st, United States Navy, 1948-1949. Member Georgia Baptist Music Association, Dodge County Baptist Association (music director), Hospital Chaplains Association, Ministerial Association, Baptist Pastor's Association.

Background

Sr., Hugh Franklin Canterbury, was born on April 22, 1930 in Camden, Arkansas, United States. Son of James Franklin and Myrl (Scoggin) C.

Education

BME, University Southern Arkansas, 1953. Student, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1955.

Career

Minister music & education Weller Avenue Baptist Church, Baton Rouge, 1954-1961, First Baptist Church, Sulphur, 1961-1963, Buna, Texas, 1963-1966. Minister music & administration Second Baptist Church, Griffin, Georgia, 1966-1970. Minister education West Rome Baptist Church, Rome, 1970-1972.

Minister music First Baptist Church, Summerville, 1972-1976, Second Baptist Church, Griffin, 1976-1985. Associate pastor/minister music First Baptist Church, Eastman, 1985-1991. Republican Louisiana Baptist Music Department Baton Rouge, 1956-1959, vice president Baton Rouge Religious Educated Association 195759, president Louisiana Training Union Convention 1960-1961, soloist Louisiana Baptist Convention 1959, songleader Georgia Baptist Convention 1974.

Politics

Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

Views

To develop a close relationship with God could be done through many avenues, namely, reading the Bible, praying, praising, worshiping, and telling others of the Gospel.

Membership

Seaman 1st, United States Navy, 1948-1949. Member Georgia Baptist Music Association, Dodge County Baptist Association (music director), Hospital Chaplains Association, Ministerial Association, Baptist Pastor's Association.

Connections

Married Mary Jean Holloway, January 24, 1952. Children: Hugh Franklin Junior, Danna Floyd, Michael Joe.

father:
James Franklin C.

mother:
Myrl (Scoggin) C.

spouse:
Mary Jean Holloway

child:
Hugh Franklin Junior Sr.

child:
Danna Floyd Sr.

child:
Michael Joe Sr.