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Minister

Robert Howard Boyte, American minister. Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1956. Recipient Church Service award Christian Communication Council, 1987. Member human rights committee City of Pittsburg, 1968-1971.

Background

Boyte, Robert Howard was born on August 18, 1930 in Oklahoma City. Son of Herbert Ray and Mozelle Charlsie (French) Boyte.

Education

Bachelor, Texas Christian University, 1952. Master of Arts, Texas Christian University, 1953. Master of Divinity, Vanderbilt University, 1956.

Career

Associate minister, 1st Christian Church, Bartleville, Oklahoma, 1956-1965;senior minister, 1st Christian Church, Pittsburg, Kansas, 1965-1971;senior minister, Center Woodward Christian Church, Troy, Michigan, 1976-1987;senior minister, 1st Christian Church, Decatur, Georgia, since 1987;associate ecumenical officer, Council on Christian Unity, Indianapolis, 1971-1976. Board directors Christian Communication Council, Detroit, 1976-1986, Board of Ch.Extension, Indianapolis, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1956.

Membership

Member human rights committee City of Pittsburg, 1968-1971.

Connections

Married Barbara Ann Stout, December 27, 1957. Children: Kelly Boyte Peters, Edward Lee, David Mitchell.

father:
Herbert Ray Boyte

mother:
Mozelle Charlsie (French) Boyte

spouse:
Barbara Ann Stout

child:
Kelly Boyte Peters Boyte

child:
Edward Lee Boyte

child:
David Mitchell Boyte