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Minister

William Leslie Smith, American minister. Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1951.

Background

Smith, William Leslie was born on October 31, 1931 in Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States. Son of Felix Leslie and Lottie Virginia (Mixon) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, Arkansas, 1954. Master of Divinity, Southwestern Seminary, Fort Worth, 1957.

Career

Pastor, Archview Baptist Church, Little Rock, 1957-1958; pastor, First Baptist Church, Altheimer, Arkansas, 1958-1961; pastor, Rosedale Baptist Church, Little Rock, 1961-1966; pastor, First Baptist Church, Pecos, Texas, 1966-1978; pastor, Parkhills Baptist Church, San Antonio, since 1978. Moderator, editor Pecos Valley Baptist Association, 1969-1971. President Arkansas Bapt.State Convention Pastor's Conference, 1966.

Trustee Howard Payne U., Brownwood, Texas, 1969-1976, Executive Board Baptist General Convention Texas, Dallas, 1970-1975.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1951.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author booklet: How To Study Your Bible, 1975.

Connections

Married Betty Jean Fowler, July 25, 1951. Children: Debra Jean Marty, Sharon Deane James.

father:
Felix Leslie Smith

mother:
Lottie Virginia (Mixon) Smith

spouse:
Betty Jean Fowler

child:
Debra Jean Marty Smith

child:
Sharon Deane James Smith