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Wilbur Henke, Pastor

By February 17, 2016No Comments

LINDEN, Mich.—Wilbur Ernest WilburHenke_inlineHenke, a pastor, died Feb. 11. He was 95.

Wilbur served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps, training at Camp Crowder, Missouri. He was also a graduate of Piedmont Bible College and Bob Jones University. He served in several interim pastorates and was pastor of Bethel Baptist Church, Walnut Cove, North Carolina; Cedar Forest Baptist Church, Oldtown, North Carolina; First Baptist Church, Fenton, Michigan; and North Baptist Church, Flint, Michigan. In his later years he led a Bible class at a popular coffee shop.

He was preceded in death by a son, Wendel.

He is survived by his wife of 72 years, June; and two grandchildren.