He was pastor of First Baptist Church Mason City for more than 27 years.
He is survived by his wife Minister Elizabeth Perry, seven children, a host of grandchildren, relatives and loving friends.
He was very active in the community and the City of Birmingham serving on various boards and with numerous organizations.
Funeral Service: Saturday, January 11, 2014 – Noon
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church – 1101 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. SW
Birmingham, Alabama 35211 with burial in Elmwood Cemetery.