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Minister

William Lawrence Smith, American minister. Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1967. Named Outstanding Rural Pastor State of Louisiana, Louisiana Baptist Convention, 1974.

Background

Smith, William Lawrence was born on July 25, 1946 in Pensacola, Florida, United States. Son of Clemen Turner and Enid Harrison (Rich) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Louisiana Baptist College, 1968. Master of Theology, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1970.

Career

Associate pastor, director music and youth, Lee Heights Baptist Church, Pineville, Louisiana, 1964-1965;associate pastor, director music and youth, 1st Baptist Church, Georgetown, Louisiana, 1965-1966;pastor, Zion Baptist Church, Georgetown, 1966-1977;pastor, Lakeshore Baptist Church, Monroe, Louisiana, since 1977. Member Executive Board Louisiana Baptist Convention, since 1976. Moderator Shady Grove Baptist Association, 1970, N.E. Baptist Association, 1981.

Trustee Louisiana Baptist College, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1967.

Connections

Married Luna Annette Livingston, June 9, 1967. Children: Christy Annette, Matthew Lawrence.

father:
Clemen Turner Smith

mother:
Enid Harrison (Rich) Smith

spouse:
Luna Annette Livingston

child:
Christy Annette Smith

child:
Matthew Lawrence Smith