WILKES, WILLIAM PUGH, 1880-

Biography:

Minister. Born– March 14, 1880, in Josie Beat, Pike County, Ala. Education– Howard College; Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Th.D. Ordained, July 15, 1906, First Baptist Church, Troy. Pastor, Brownwood, Tex.; served churches in Mobile, Cullman, Decatur, Opelika, Centreville and Blountville. Member– State Baptist Executive Board, Foreign Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, trustee, Howard and Judson Colleges.

Source:

Biographical Dictionary of Alabama Baptists; Alabama Dept. of Archives and History.

Publication(s):

An Alabama Boy, 1880-1902. Troy, Ala.; s.n., 1954?

Chasing an Education. Troy, Ala.; s.n., 1955.

Compiler:

Biographical Dictionary of Alabama Baptists, 1920-1947. Opelika, Ala.; Post Pub. Co., s.d.