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my cousin was married by his uncle, who is also a deacon in his church
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Turner was a deacon at the church where Sherra Wright once served as minister.
WXYZ Channel 7 identifies the victims at the gas station as Ralphael Hall, a deacon at a Detroit church, his daughter, Cierra Bargineer, 26, and Kristen Thomas, 21.
Howell, a deacon, viewed child pornography on the internet and went to federal prison in 2005.
Dozens of pastors, rabbis, imams, deacons, ushers and monks filled the pews of Greater St. Stephens Church in New Orleans East Saturday morning (Feb. 24) to learn about and prepare for potential active-shooter scenarios.
Funderburk is also a deacon at First Baptist Humble.
Robert was very alive in the Presbyterian Church serving both in Miami and Orlando as deacon, youth group leader and bus driver.
Jerry was a deacon and a church elder, and Rosie sang in the choir and helped the youth group.
Early Friday morning, 58-year-old Ricky Parker, a retiree and church deacon, was found shot to death outside his Belview Heights home.
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