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Clergyman

James Arnold Crain, American clergyman. Ordained to ministry Baptist Church. Chairman Nevada County Republican party, Prescott, Arkansas, 1986-1987; election commissioner Nevada County, Prescott, 1986, 87; zoning commissioner City of Greenwood, Louisiana, 1981, 82. With United States Air Force, 1971-1974. Member Kiwanis.

Background

Crain, James Arnold was born on February 5, 1952 in Longview, Texas, United States. Son of Arnold Abijah and Billie Jean (Matthews) Crain.

Education

BTh, Louisiana Missionary Baptist Seminary, 1987. MTh, Louisiana Missionary Baptist Seminary, 1988.

Career

Pastor, Center Missionary Baptist Church, Jonesboro, Louisiana, 1974-1978;pastor, Greenwood Hills Missionary Baptist Church, Greenwood, Louisiana, 1978-1982;pastor, Stamps (Arkansas) Missionary Baptist Church, 1982-1983;pastor, Park Missionary Baptist Church, Prescott, Arkansas, 1983-1988;pastor, Center Missionary Baptist Church, Bastrop, Louisiana, since 1988. Moderator 1st Colombia Missionary Baptist Assn, Magnolia, Arkansas, 1982-1983, 1st Union Missionary Baptist Association, Nevada County, Arkansas, 1984-1986, N.E. Louisiana Missionary Baptist Association, Bastrop, since 1989, Louisiana State Missionary Baptist Association, Bastrop, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Baptist Church.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Two Natures, 1987. Contributor articles to Missionary Baptist newsletter, since 1989.

Membership

Chairman Nevada County Republican party, Prescott, Arkansas, 1986-1987. Election commissioner Nevada County, Prescott, 1986, 87. Zoning commissioner City of Greenwood, Louisiana, 1981, 82.

With United States Air Force, 1971-1974. Member Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Bevery Denise Goodson, June 8, 1973. Children: Anthony Lee, Rebecca Arlene.

father:
Arnold Abijah Crain

mother:
Billie Jean (Matthews) Crain

spouse:
Bevery Denise Goodson

child:
Anthony Lee Crain

child:
Rebecca Arlene Crain