"Find rest, O my soul, in God alone; my hope comes from him." Psalm 62:5
In Memoriam: 9.5.2008
Wednesday, September 3, 2008
Kansas City
The following is a weekly listing of Nazarene ministers and leaders who have recently gone home to be with the Lord. Notices were received from September 1-5, 2008.

This week we remember the respective lives and ministries of...  

Marvin E. Cook passed away August 27 in Nampa, Idaho. He was a retired minister in the Church of the Nazarene, having served in Wyoming and Kansas.

Purendra Digal passed away August 29 in Orissa, India. He was a minister in the Bataguda Church of the Nazarene, a church started as a result of the JESUS Film. (story)

Purna Digal passed away August 29 in Orissa, India. He was a minister in the Baliguda Church of the Nazarene, a church started as a result of the JESUS Film. (story)

H. Elvin Gilliam passed away August 28 in Pasco, Washington. He was a minister at Prosser, Washington, Church of the Nazarene up until his death. He also served in Idaho, California, and Oklahoma. He was married to Sandra Gilliam. (story)

Mary Jo Welch passed away August 23 in San Diego, California. She and her husband Reuben Welch served as college professors at Pasadena College (now Point Loma Nazarene University). They also served in Arizona, Hawaii, and California. (updated story)

Note: Click on names for full stories or local online obituaries (if available). To submit an entry of a minister or church leader, send to submitnews@ncnnews.com.
--Compiled by NCN News