XENIA, Ohio—Douglas M. Forsythe, a pastor, died Sept. 22. He was 69.

Doug was pastor of Trinity Bible Church, Greer, South Carolina; associate pastor of Grace Baptist Church, Anderson, Indiana; associate pastor of Grace Brethren Church of Columbus, Worthington, Ohio; pastor of Grace Brethren Church, New Holland, Pennsylvania; and pastor of Faith Baptist Church, Mount Vernon, Ohio.

In addition to his pastoral roles, he taught high school Bible at Indiana Christian Academy in Anderson, Indiana, and Worthington (Ohio) Christian School.

Doug was preceded in death by a daughter, Jennifer, in 2006.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Deborah; a daughter, Jessica Martin; and three grandchildren.