THE LAURINBURG EXCHANGE
REV. E. R. ELLER
At Spring Hill
A series of revival services July 25-Aug. 1 is planned at Spring Hill Baptist church, Wagram, it has been announced by the pastor, the Rev. John Hiott.
The 1965 minutes of the Brushy Mountain Baptist Association are dedicated to the Rev. Adolphus Worth Eller. Mr Eller was born May 10, 1898, in the Reddies River Township of Wilkes County, the son of Rufus C. and Mrs. Mary Gertrude McNiel Eller. He married Miss Ethel Wells of Yadkinville, North Carolina October 13, 1918. Three daughters of Purlear are: Mrs. Gertrude(?) Eller, Mrs Arlene Warren and Mrs. Christine Roberts.
| A. W. Eller Dies;|
Was Wilkes Pastor
N 0 R T H WILKESBORO--
The Rev. Adolphus Worth (Doll) Eller, 68; ofPurIear, Rt. 1, Baptist minister for 33 years, died' at 4;45 a.m. yesterday at home. He had been ill and, an invalid for three years.
He was born in Wilkes County to Rufus C. and Mary G. McNeil Eller, He was ordained a Baptist minister in 1933. His pastorates included Pilgrim, New Hope, Purlear, Pleasant Home, Mountain, Valley, Little Rock, Elk, Stony Hill, Union, Welcome Home, Boiling Springs, Mount Pleasant, Lewis Fork in Wilkes County and Long Ford in Caldwell County.
NOV 8 1966
Seeking more info. on
J. G. Eller, Rt. 2, Bx 145-D
Whittier, Nx 28789
He served as moderator of Brushy Mountain Baptist Association in 1951-52, and was presldent of the WIlkes Pastors Conference, which he helped to organize, for several years. He attended ,the first classes of Fruitland Bible Insitute when that school was formed in classes held in Boone. He also studied at the Seminary Extension Center at North WHkesboro and at Mars Hill College.
J. G. Eller, Rt. 2, Bx 145-D
Whittier, Nc 28789
Our Twenty-Ninth Pastor - 1953-1955
Rev. Max A. Eller graduated from Wake Forest College and Southeastern Baptist Seminary. He came to Bethlehem as our first Director of Music, served as Supply Pastor and, in 1953, was called as Church Pastor. After serving as pastor of Bethlehem and Maxton Baptist Churclles, he went into the chaplaincy. He served in Vietnam and in the States. He married the former Doris Stroud and they have three children, two boys and a girl.
HARNETT COUNTY NEWS
July 10, 1991
Rev. Max A. Eller
The Rev. Ma.x A. EIler of LilIington lias been named to the Canlpbell University Board of Minlsters. He is pastor of Angier Baptist Church.
Eller To Speak|
Commander Max A. Eller Is to speak Sunday, Dec. 27 during the 11:00 morning worship service at the Fuquay-Varina Baptist Church. He is a graduate of Wake Forest College and Southeastern Baptist Seminary. He pitched pro-ball for the Raleigh Caps and served as pastor to the Bethlehem Baptist Church on Poole Road in Raleigh and a church in Maxton from which he went into the chaplaincy. He has served one tour in Vietnam and is presently serving as chaplain at Portsmouth. N. H.
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