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Clergyman

Zeno Wall, American clergyman.

Background

Wall, Zeno was born on August 20, 1882 in Mooresboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of S. F. and Elora Jane (Robinson) Wall.

Education

Student of Mars Hill College, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Doctor of Divinity, Miss College.

Career

Ordained to ministry of Baptist church, July 8, 1908. Pastor Marshall (North Carolina) Baptist Church, 1908-1909, Mount Olive (Mississippi) Baptist Church, 1911-1914.

Enlistment secretary Home Mission Board, 1914-1915. Pastor, First Baptist Church, Columbia, Mississippi, 1915-1916, Clinton Baptist Church, Mississippi College, 1916-1921, First Baptist Church, Goldsboro, North Carolina, 1922-1925, First Baptist Church, Shelby, North Carolina, 1925-1948. Secretary board of trustees Mississippi College, 1916-1921.

President Gardner-Webb College, Boiling Springs, North Carolina, 1930-1932. Vice president North Carolina Baptist Eastern State Hospital, 1927. President North Carolina Baptist State Convention 1933-1936.

President of the board of trustees, Baptist Orphanage of North Carolina, Thomasville, North Carolina, general superintendent since 1948. Member Sunday School Board on Southern Baptist Convention.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Heartening Messages. Verities of the Gospel. A Day For God-Called Men.

Membership

Served as chaplain, United States Army, World War, 1917-1918.

Connections

Married Ada Kate Ramsey, May 4, 1911. Children: Zeno, Abbie Jane (Mistress Harris), Yates, Woodrow, Ada Ramsey (Mistress Fanning).

father:
S. F. Wall

mother:
Elora Jane (Robinson) Wall

spouse:
Ada Kate Ramsey

child:
Zeno Wall