In Memoriam: 20 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 18-20 December 2017.

Mary (Hill) Bynum-Zweiacher, 94, of Nampa, Idaho, passed away 10 December. She was the widow of retired minister William Bynum, who served in Texas, Wyoming, Washington, Idaho, and Oregon. William Bynum passed away in 1993. She was also preceded in death by her second husband, John Zweiacher.

LaFern (Dyer) Isley, 82, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, passed away 16 December. She was the wife of retired minister Elbert Isley, who served in Oklahoma. 

Billy Lakey, 93, of Eldon, Missouri, passed away 18 December. He was a retired minister, serving in Missouri and Kansas. He is survived by his wife, Maxine Lakey. 

Kenneth Maynard, 83, of Heath, Ohio, passed away 16 December. He was a retired minister, serving in Ohio and Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Maynard, in November. 

Stanley Wilson, 94, of Fowlerville, Michigan, passed away 16 December. He was a retired minister and missionary, serving in Michigan and the Philippines. He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Wilson. 

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

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--Compiled by NCN News

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