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Batsell Barrett Baxter
Birth: Sep. 23, 1916
Death: Mar. 31, 1982

Religious Leader. He was a religious writer, lecturer and Church of Christ Minister who authored of hundreds of religious books, texts, and audio tapes. In the 1950s he founded the "Herald of Truth Bible Hour' for television that was broadcast in all 50 states. He hosted the program himself, while teaching theology in Abilene, Texas. It is the longest running religious series to ever air on television. In the early 1980's he was diagnosed with cancer and retired from the ministry and the program. Herald of Truth was taken over by Harold Hazelip. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
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  Wanda Roberts Baxter (1918 - 2014)*
 
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Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 23407
Batsell Barrett Baxter
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Batsell Barrett Baxter
Added by: Tim Crutchfield
 
Batsell Barrett Baxter
Added by: Tim Crutchfield
 
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