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 Charles Wendell Winkler

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Charles Wendell Winkler

  • Birth 10 Jan 1931 Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas, USA
  • Death 23 Oct 2005 Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA
  • Burial Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA
  • Memorial ID 12138805

Prominent evangelist and one-time chair of the Bible Department at Faulkner University. As a long time Minister of the church of Christ, he preached 61 of his 74 years. He was also known internationally as a "preacher's preacher," a trainer of preachers, an author of many volumes, a college professor and a traveling evangelist. In 1959 he debated A.L. McKinney on the topic of "The Inspiration of the Bible." He authored a series of books titled 'Sound Doctrine for Everyday Living'. Volumes in the series included 'Studying Sin Seriously', 'The Church Everybody is Asking About' and 'Heart Diseases and Their Cure'. He spoke at gospel meetings in at least 26 states and was a veteran of campaigns and preacher training seminars. He served as director of the Brown Trail School of Preaching, Fort Worth, Texas, and chairman of the Bible department at Faulkner University, Montgomery, Alabama. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, three sons and one brother and his grandson Matthew Winkler who died in 2006.


  • Created by: Elizabeth Reed
  • Added: 23 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12138805
  • David Eastburn
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Wendell Winkler (10 Jan 1931–23 Oct 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12138805, citing Memory Hill Gardens, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Reed (contributor 46561848) .