Ruth Bagwell

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     Ruth Bagwell is the daughter of Cecil E. Bagwell and Annie Ola Roberts.

Gerald “Dr. B” Bagwell

M, b. 20 February 1936, d. 11 September 2017
     Gerald “Dr. B” Bagwell was born on 20 February 1936 in Buford Community, Randolph County, Georgia. He was the son of Cecil E. Bagwell and Annie Ola Roberts. Gerald “Dr. B” Bagwell married Betty Tanner on 2 September 1955. Gerald “Dr. B” Bagwell died on 11 September 2017 at age 81
Gerald Bagwell, 81, of Lakeland, FL passed away on September 11, 2017 at the Florida Presbyterian Homes in Lakeland, FL. 'Dr. B.' was greatly loved and will be missed by his family and friends. His public ministry extended over fifty years.
Gerald was born on February 20th, 1936 in Buford, GA, to Cecil and Ola Roberts Bagwell. On September 2, 1955, he married Betty Tanner of Auburn, GA.
Gerald was Ordained to Ministry within the Southern Baptist Convention in 1961. With Betty by his side, Gerald earned four professional degrees: Bachelor of Science, Piedmont College, Demorest, GA, 1963; Master of Divinity, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC, 1966; Master of Theology, Luther Rice Seminary, Jacksonville, FL, 1968; and Doctorate of Theology, Luther Rice Seminary, Jacksonville, FL, 1969.
Gerald began his ministry as Pastor of Fairfield Baptist Church, Clarksville, GA followed by: Hollywood Baptist Church, Hollywood, GA; Pine Ridge Baptist Church, Zebulon, NC; First Baptist Church, Loganville, GA; First Baptist Church, Waynesboro, GA; Mountain Park First Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, GA; First Baptist Church, Lakeland, FL; Bethany Baptist Church, Snellville, GA; Celebration Baptist Worship Center, Lakeland, FL; and First Baptist Church, Mulberry, FL. At the time of his passing, he was Pastor Emeritus of First Baptist Church at the Mall, Lakeland, FL.
In addition to pastoring, 'Dr. B.' served on the faculty of Ridgecrest Conference Center for four years and was honored to teach 'Church Growth' seminars throughout the country as well as in Seoul, S. Korea. He was active in the Southern Baptist Convention and the Florida Baptist Convention. His passion for ministering to young pastors led to his recognition and reputation as being a 'Pastor to Pastors.'
Gerald will also be remembered for his motivational radio program, 'Someone Cares' aired on WONN Radio, Lakeland, FL, as well as his many newspaper columns spanning decades.
Gerald was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Betty Tanner Bagwell, his father and mother, Cecil and Ola Roberts Bagwell of Winder, GA, and his sister, Ruth Ensley, formerly of Lakeland, FL. He is survived by his sons: Greg (Laura), Jeff (Colette), and Phil (Beth); as well as four grandchildren: Ryan (Taylor), Britton, Lindsey, and Bryce; and two great-grandchildren: Tanner and Vinley.
Services will be held at the First Baptist Church at the Mall, Lakeland, FL on Thursday, September 21st at 11:00 am.

Published in Ledger from Sept. 18 to Sept. 19, 2017.

He was buried at Oak Hill Burial Park, Lakeland, Polk County, Florida.

Children of Gerald “Dr. B” Bagwell and Betty Tanner

Sara Sue Kennedy

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     Sara Sue Kennedy married Robert Harold Bagwell, son of Wilton Horace Bagwell and Helen Watkins, on 5 October 1956 at Buncombe County, North Carolina. Sara Sue Kennedy and Robert Harold Bagwell were divorced on 14 May 1959 at Virginia.

Joan Frances Chambers

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     Joan Frances Chambers married Robert Harold Bagwell, son of Wilton Horace Bagwell and Helen Watkins, on 17 September 1959 at Buncombe County, North Carolina.

Lulia M. Bagwell

F, b. circa 1879, d. April 1910
     Lulia M. Bagwell was born circa 1879 in Georgia. She was the daughter of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs. Lulia M. Bagwell died in April 1910 in Texas.

Samuel J. Bagwell

M, b. November 1880
     Samuel J. Bagwell was born in November 1880 in Georgia. He was the son of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs.

Jeanne M. Bagwell

F, b. August 1884, d. before 19 April 1910
     Jeanne M. Bagwell was born in August 1884 in Texas. She was the daughter of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs. Jeanne M. Bagwell died before 19 April 1910 in Dallas County, Texas.

Child of Jeanne M. Bagwell

Mary A. Bagwell

F, b. February 1887
     Mary A. Bagwell was born in February 1887 in Texas. She was the daughter of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs.

Mattie O. Bagwell

F, b. 12 December 1887, d. 30 August 1936
     Mattie O. Bagwell was born on 12 December 1887 in Ellis County, Texas. She was the daughter of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs. Mattie O. Bagwell died on 30 August 1936 in Pottsboro, Grayson County, Texas, at age 48.

Elizabeth O. Bagwell

F, b. March 1891
     Elizabeth O. Bagwell was born in March 1891 in Texas. She was the daughter of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs.

Robert Otha Bagwell

M, b. 5 October 1892, d. 20 March 1930
     Robert Otha Bagwell was born on 5 October 1892 in Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas.1 He was the son of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs. Robert Otha Bagwell married Hazel M. Pomplun before 1917. Robert Otha Bagwell died on 20 March 1930 in Poole, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at age 37.1 He was buried at Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.1

Children of Robert Otha Bagwell and Hazel M. Pomplun

Citations

  1. [S3083] Sr Robert Otha Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Hazel M. Pomplun

F, b. 4 September 1898, d. 14 December 1992
     Hazel M. Pomplun was born on 4 September 1898 in Iowa.1 As of before 1917,her married name was Bagwell. She married Robert Otha Bagwell, son of Robert Washington Bagwell and Elizabeth Catherine Burroughs, before 1917. Hazel M. Pomplun died on 14 December 1992 in Nicoma Park, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, at age 94.1 She was buried at Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.1

Children of Hazel M. Pomplun and Robert Otha Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S3085] Hazel M Bagwell Cooper Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Gladys Louise Bagwell

F, b. 24 September 1917, d. 3 March 1935
     Gladys Louise Bagwell was born on 24 September 1917 in Oklahoma.1 She was the daughter of Robert Otha Bagwell and Hazel M. Pomplun. Gladys Louise Bagwell died on 3 March 1935 in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, at age 17.1 She was buried.1

Citations

  1. [S3084] Gladys Louise Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Robert Otha Bagwell Jr.

M, b. 31 December 1920, d. 22 October 2003
     Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. was born on 31 December 1920 in Dallas, Collin County, Texas.1 He was the son of Robert Otha Bagwell and Hazel M. Pomplun. He served as a Commander in the United State Coast Guard.1 Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. married Dorothy Marie Keys. Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. died on 22 October 2003 in Nicoma Park, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, at age 82.

Children of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys

Citations

  1. [S3086] Robert O. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Dorothy Marie Keys

F, b. 20 December 1932, d. 10 June 2014
     Dorothy Marie Keys was also known as Dorothy Marie Hughes. She was born on 20 December 1932 in Chickasha, Grady County, Oklahoma. Her married name was Bagwell. She married Robert Otha Bagwell Jr., son of Robert Otha Bagwell and Hazel M. Pomplun. Dorothy Marie Keys died on 10 June 2014 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, at age 81.

Children of Dorothy Marie Keys and Robert Otha Bagwell Jr.

Robert Owen Bagwell

M, b. 28 June 1951, d. 15 January 2005
     Robert Owen Bagwell was born on 28 June 1951 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.1 He was the son of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys. Robert Owen Bagwell married Renetta Joy Manning on 30 June 1972.1 Robert Owen Bagwell was buried at Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.1 He died on 15 January 2005 in Chandler, Lincoln County, Oklahoma, at age 53.1

Children of Robert Owen Bagwell and Renetta Joy Manning

Citations

  1. [S3087] Robert O. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Renetta Joy Manning1

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     Renetta Joy Manning married Robert Owen Bagwell, son of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys, on 30 June 1972.1

Children of Renetta Joy Manning and Robert Owen Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S3087] Robert O. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Rebecca Bagwell

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     Rebecca Bagwell is the daughter of Robert Owen Bagwell and Renetta Joy Manning.

Sarah Bagwell

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     Sarah Bagwell is the daughter of Robert Owen Bagwell and Renetta Joy Manning.

David Bagwell

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     David Bagwell is the son of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys.

Jane Bagwell

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     Jane Bagwell is the daughter of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys.

Marsha Bagwell

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     Marsha Bagwell is the daughter of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys.

Pat Bagwell

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     Pat Bagwell is the daughter of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys.

Jamie Bagwell

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     Jamie Bagwell is the daughter of Robert Otha Bagwell Jr. and Dorothy Marie Keys.

James Hearne Bagwell Jr.1

M, b. circa 1925, d. 18 February 1998
     James Hearne Bagwell Jr. also went by the name of Jimmy Bagwell.1 He was born circa 1925. He was the son of James Hearne Bagwell and Tollie M. Whitley. James Hearne Bagwell Jr. married Wanda L. McDonald after 1955. James Hearne Bagwell Jr. died on 18 February 1998 in Tarrant County, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S3537] Email from John M. Brewer dated January 2016 to Hunter Wayne Bagwell - Subject Line: James Hearne Bagwell and Descendents.

Gaither B. Garner

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     Gaither B. Garner married Hattie May Bagwell, daughter of Jenadius Jackson Bagwell and Tina Cooper, on 6 September 1927 at Wakde County, North Carolina.

Lela Frances Garrett

F, b. 27 August 1911, d. 5 October 2001
     Lela Frances Garrett was born on 27 August 1911. As of 26 May 1928,her married name was Bagwell. She married Paul Samuel Bagwell, son of James P. Bagwell and Melisia Ellen Clayton, on 26 May 1928 at Gaston, North Carolina. Lela Frances Garrett died on 5 October 2001 at age 90. She was buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Belmonth, Gaston County, North Carolina.

Child of Lela Frances Garrett and Paul Samuel Bagwell

Joseph H. Harris

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     Joseph H. Harris married Eleanor Bagwell, daughter of Charles Marvin Bagwell and Gertude Edna Millard, on 28 December 1931 at Forsyth County, North Carolina.

Wanda J. Vreeland

F, b. 2 July 1927, d. 19 March 2009
     Wanda J. Vreeland was born on 2 July 1927. As of after 1950,her married name was Bagwell. She married Harold Clifford Bagwell, son of Arby Clifford Bagwell and Callie Irene James, after 1950. Wanda J. Vreeland died on 19 March 2009 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, at age 81. She was buried at Cook Cemetery, McClain County, Oklahoma.

Lee Wilson Bagwell

M, b. 15 January 1882, d. 7 March 1944
     Lee Wilson Bagwell was born on 15 January 1882 in Fayette County, Alabama.1 He was the son of James Wilson Burk Bagwell and Adelaide McCall York. Lee Wilson Bagwell married Nancy Carolyn Jones on 23 January 1907 at Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama. Lee Wilson Bagwell died on 7 March 1944 in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, at age 62.1 He was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery, Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama.1

Children of Lee Wilson Bagwell and Nancy Carolyn Jones

Citations

  1. [S4983] Lee W. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi