BOMAR, PAUL VERNON, 1863-1932

Biography:

Baptist minister, college administrator. Born– September 9, 1863, Spartanburg, S.C. Parents– John Earle and Louise Nancy (Bomar) Bomar. Married– Nancy “Nannie” ¬†Elizabeth Earle, September 6, 1888. Children– Five. Education– Wofford College, A.B., 1882; Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Lexington, Ky., 1888; studied at the University of Chicago, 1899; Howard College, D.D., 1902. Ordained to the ministry in the Southern Baptist church, 1888; served churches in Camden, S.C. until 1891; in Versailles, Ky., until 1896, in Marion, Ala. until 1913; served as vice president of Judson College, 1910-1913, and then president until 1923. Traveled to China where his daughter was a missionary in 1923-1924; served as pastor of a church in Tuskegee, 1924-1931. Trustee of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Died February 20, 1932.

Publication(s):

Enduring Salvation and Other Sermons. New York; Pageant Press, 1958.