…Mrs. Courtney also served as a teacher in the Thomas County School System for 21 years.
Deaths Former Georgia Baptist pastor and Foreign Mission Board missionary J. Carlton Duke died Aug. 11. A native of Meriwether County, Duke was a graduate of Shorter College (now Shorter University) and Southeastern Seminary. He began his ministry as pastor of Holly Springs Baptist Church in 1959 before being appointed by the FMB in 1963 […]
“Some people say I’m a perfectionist,” she said. “Most musicians probably are.”