TURNER, REX ALLWIN, SR., 1912-2001


Educator, clergyman. Born– Feb. 13, 1912, in Corner, Ala. Parents– Elijah Jesse and Mary Ellen Odessa (Fikes) Turner. Married– Opal Shipp, December 24, 1931. Children– Three. Education– University of Alabama, 1929-1930; Jacksonville State University, 1933-1934; Samford University, A.B., 1936; M.S., 1946; Auburn University, Ed.D., 1952. Principal, Tarrant, Blount County, Ala., 1935-1936. Ordained Church of Christ, 1932; Pastor, Montgomery, Ala. 1936-1942. Co-founder, Montgomery Bible School (later Alabama Christian College), 1942; co-president, 1942-1948; president, 1948-1973. ┬áPresident, Alabama Christian School of Religion, 1973-83. Died January 16, 2001.


Who’s Who in the South and Southwest.


Sermons and Addresses on the Fundamentals of the Faith. Montgomery, Ala.; Alabama Christian College Bookstore, 1972.

Fundamentals of Faith. S.l.; s.n., 1973.

Milestones in the Restoration Movement. S.l.; s.n., 1955.

Principles of School Law and Applications in Alabama’s Public School System. S.l.; s.n., 1955.