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Minister

William Hopkins Smith, American Minister. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church in American, 1972. Executive committee Newton County Republican Party, 1976-1977; chaplain Community Choir, Louisville, Mississippi, 1984-1987. Member Winston County Ministerial Association (president), University of Southern Mississippi Campus Ministers Association (past president), Rotary.

Background

Smith, William Hopkins was born on November 9, 1947 in Pensacola, Florida, United States. Son of Octavius Hopkins and Frances Isabel (Gingles) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, University Würzburg. Florida, 1969; Master of Divinity, Reformed Theological Seminary, 1972.

Career

Pastor, Gretna and Woodland Presbyterian Churches, Gretna, Florida, 1972-1973; Pastor, Firest Presbyterian Church, Union, Mississippi, 1973-1977; campus minister, Reformed University Ministries, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, 1977-1984; pastor, Covenant Presbyterian Church, Louisville, 1984-1988; associate pastor, Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church, Hyattsville, Maryland., since 1988. Chairman credentials committee Potomac Presbytery, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church in American, 1972.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Executive committee Newton County Republican Party, 1976-1977. Chaplain Community Choir, Louisville, Mississippi, 1984-1987. Member Winston County Ministerial Association (president), University of Southern Mississippi Campus Ministers Association (past president), Rotary.

Connections

Married Susan Kay Drexler, June 20, 1969. Children: William Calvin, Jeremy Hopkins, James Daniel, Philip Walton, Joel Rust.

father:
Octavius Hopkins Smith

mother:
Frances Isabel (Gingles) Smith

spouse:
Susan Kay Drexler

child:
William Calvin Smith

child:
Philip Walton Smith

child:
James Daniel Smith

child:
Jeremy Hopkins Smith

child:
Joel Rust Smith