BREAKING NEWS — Duke McCall dies

LOUISVILLE (ABP) — Duke McCall, a denominational leader known by Baptists worldwide for a ministry that spanned four decades, died April 2 at age 98. Chris Caldwell, pastor of Broadway Baptist Church, Louisville, Ky., said McCall died this morning after an illness. McCall was chief executive officer of the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee 1946-1951 and president of two seminaries.
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