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Rev. Dr. Timothy Stewart

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we inform you of the passing of our beloved 21st President, Rev. Dr. Timothy Stewart. Dr. Stewart faithfully served the Progressive National Baptist Convention for over 3 decades, making history in 2018. He was the first President from the International Region in Progressive’s 60 year […]

Brother Charles Gregory Island

It is with a heavy heart that I share with you the passing of BROTHER CHARLES GREGORY ISLAND, New Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church, Reverend Benjamin Island, Pastor, Los Angeles, California. Reverend Benjamin Island is his Brother.

Rev. Dr. Kary Gerone Free

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Rev. Dr. Kary Gerone Free. Dr. Free transitioned from earth to eternity on October 31, 2020 at Integris Baptist Hospital in Oklahoma City, OK.

Reverend Dr. C. S. Sanders

Reverend Dr. C. S. Sanders went home to be with our Lord on Friday, September 4, 2020 at 10:12 PM in his home surrounded by family and close friends.

The Rev. John Robert Lewis

The Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc. Celebrates the life and witness of one of our Convention’s beloved soldiers, Congressman, The Rev. John Robert Lewis, a National treasure and legendary Civil and Human Rights Icon.

Mother Jessie W. Jordan

Regretfully, we announced the passing and home-going of another Progressive sister, Mother Jessie W. Jordan (Oklahoma City, OK), affectionately known as “Mama J,” on January 21, 2020. At 105 years young, the Lord allowed her to take her eternal rest from earthly labor to receiving her eternal reward.

Mildred L. Wormley

Mildred Louise Wormley peacefully went home to be with our Lord and joined the love of her life, Ernest D. Wormley, SR. on November 8, 2019.

Ernest D. Wormley, Sr.

Deacon Ernest D. Wormley peacefully went home to be with our Lord on October 19, 2019 at the age of 90.