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Clergyman

John Clyde Turner, American clergyman.

Background

Turner, John Clyde was born on March 31, 1878 in near Statesville, North Carolina, United States. Son of John Chapman and Nancy (Tuck) Turner.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wake Forest (North Carolina) College, 1899, Doctor of Divinity, 1920. Master of Theology, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky, 1905.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1903. Pastor First Baptist Church, Newport, Kentucky, 1905-1907, Tattnall Square Baptist Church, Macon, Georgia, 1907-1910, First Baptist Church, Greensboro, N.c., 1910-1948. President Baptist State Convention, North Carolina, 1928-1932.

President board of trustees. Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Truth in a Smile, The Gospel of the Grace of God,Soul winning Doctrines, Our Baptist Heritage.

Connections

Married Bertha Hicks, March 5, 1908.

father:
John Chapman Turner

mother:
Nancy (Tuck) Turner

spouse:
Bertha Hicks