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director , Minister

Raymond Allen Petrea, American minister, director. Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church, 1955. Recipient Lewis Gaston award College News Association of Carolinas, 1980. Leader in civil rights, Warner Robbins, Georgia; pastor Lutheran Church in the South. Member Association Lutheran Development Executives.

Background

Petrea, Raymond Allen was born on August 10, 1930 in High Point, North Carolina, United States. Son of Luke Parker and Ruth Raymell (Palmer) Petrea.

Education

Bachelor, Lenoir-Rhyne College, 1952. Master of Divinity, Lutheran Southern Seminary, 1955.

Career

Parish pastor, Lutheran Churches in Georgia and North Carolina, 1955-1966;director of public relations, Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia, 1966-1974;director of public relations, High Point College, 1974-1981;parish pastor, Christ Lutheran Church, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1981-1984;director of development, Lutheran Superior vena cava syndrome for the Aging, Salisbury, North Carolina, since 1984. Lecturer in liturgics Lutheran Synods in North Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Alabama and Florida, 1959-1966. Seminary leader publications bureau of Business & Technology, New York City, 1978-1982.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church, 1955.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Leader in civil rights, Warner Robbins, Georgia. Pastor Lutheran Church in the South. Member Association Lutheran Development Executives.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: dulcimers, musician, computers.

Connections

Married Beatrice Lea Coble, August 13, 1954. Children: Sylvia, Arleen, Louisa.

father:
Luke Parker Petrea

mother:
Ruth Raymell (Palmer) Petrea

spouse:
Beatrice Lea Coble

child:
Sylvia Petrea

child:
Arleen Petrea

child:
Louisa Petrea