Craig Spurlin, 66, former pastor of Providence Baptist Church in Anniston, died Aug. 2.
Spurlin was licensed into gospel ministry by Mount Zion Baptist Church in Munford in 2013. He spent seven years in the Calhoun County Jail Ministry and was pastor of Providence from 2016 to 2019.
He was a member and deacon of Brookside Baptist Church in Oxford at the time of his death.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Peggy, two daughters and six grandchildren.