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R C Oliver
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1918
Calloway County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1998
Winter Haven
Polk County
Florida, USA

Gospel preacher, writer, debater, and college professor at Freed-Hardeman College. Remembered for his chapel speech on his initials given as his only name. Gospel preacher listed in Preachers of Today, Vol. 1, 1952, 257.

Obituary in Gospel Advocate
R. C. Oliver, 80, died Dec. 23, 1998, at Palm Gardens Nursing Home. A native of Caloway County, Ky., Oliver preached for many years at the Camden Avenue and North End Churches of Christ, both in Parkersburg, W.Va. He also preached for congregations in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio and Tennessee and held gospel meetings in more than 15 states and Canada. Oliver was a graduate of Freed-Hardeman and East Tennessee State universities. He taught at several colleges, including FHU and Ohio Valley College. He is survived by his wife, Virginia; son, Robert; daughter, Pamela Rezach; brother, Orvis K. Oliver; and four grandchildren. Winter Haven, Fla. --Gospel Advocate, March, 1999, page 45, / (August, 1999, page 41.)
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  Virginia Jane Jones Oliver (1924 - 2005)
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Tom Childers
Record added: Nov 03, 2009
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R C Oliver
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