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Education and youth minister

Richard Lamar Smith, American education and youth minister. Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1985. Named outstanding young man of America, 1972. Member LaFayette Kiwanis Club.

Background

Smith, Richard Lamar was born on August 3, 1952 in LaGrange, Georgia, United States. Son of Olin and Novil (Adams) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in History, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, 1974. Master of Religious Education, Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1979.

Career

Minister education youth First Baptist Church, LaFayette, Georgia, since 1980. V.P. Georgia Baptist Youth Minister Fellowship, Georgia Baptist Convention, 1985-1986 (secretary 1989-1990) (president 1990-1991). Secretary Southwest Seminary Alumni Association, 1989-1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1985.

Membership

Member LaFayette Kiwanis Club.

Connections

father:
Olin Smith

mother:
Novil (Adams) Smith