LAZENBY, MARION ELIAS, 1885-1957.

Biography:

Clergyman. Born– February 8, 1885, Forest Home. Parents– James Elias and Mary Elizabeth (Greene) Lazenby. Married– Mary Feagin, June 17, 1908. Married– Doris H. Hervase, November 15, 1949. Children– Three. Education– Southern University, A.B., 1907; Birmingham Southern College, D.D., 1925; Bob Jones College, Litt.D., 1930. Ordained to the ministry of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1907, and served pastorates in Havana, Cuba; Forest Home; Centreville; Midway; Dothan; Demopolis; Opelika; Bessemer; Florence; and Camp Sheridan near Montgomery. District Superintendent, Decatur and Huntsville districts. President, Southern Methodist Press Association; member, Board of Temperance and Social Service, Methodist Episcopal Church, South; member, Board of Trustees, Alabama Anti-Saloon League. Business manager and editor, Alabama Christian Advocate, 1950-. Died September 12, 1957.

Source:

Who Was Who in America, Vol. 7; Who Was Who Among North American Authors.

Publication(s):

History of Methodism in Alabama and West Florida. Nashville?; s.n., 1960.