In Memoriam: 15 December 2017

The following is a weekly listing of Nazarene ministers and leaders who recently went home to be with the Lord. Notices were received 11-15 December 2017.

Martha (West) Andress, 89, of Gastonia, North Carolina, passed away 7 December. She was the wife of retired minister Robert Andress, who served in West Virginia and North Carolina.

Jacqueline Ingersol Bishop, 89, of Stillwater, Oklahoma, passed away 29 November. She was a pianist and missions president. 

M. G. Burnsed Jr., 96, of Orlando, Florida, passed away 13 December. He was a retired minister, serving in Florida. He is survived by his wife, Sara Burnsed. 

Arliss (Hethcote) Drabenstot, 94, of Huntington, Indiana, passed away 13 December. She was the widow of retired minister George Drabenstot, who served in Indiana. George Drabenstot passed away in 1997. 

Dorothea (Lemon) Muxworthy, 90, of Langley, British Columbia, Canada, passed away 18 October. She was the wife of retired minister Charles Muxworthy, who served in Ontario, Alberta, and California and led the Canada Pacific District. 

For previous editions of In Memoriam, see the "Passings" section by clicking here.

Note: Please join us in prayer for the families who have lost loved ones. Click on names for full stories, funeral information, local online obituaries, and/or guest books (if available). To submit an entry of a minister or church leader, send to

--Compiled by NCN News

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