Junkins, B(illy) E(ugene) 1925-2000

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JUNKINS, B(illy) E(ugene) 1925-2000


Born February 14, 1925, in Noble, IL; died January 5, 2000; son of Bert (a janitor and custodian) and Cleo (a licensed practical nurse) Junkins; married Patricia Mullen (a registered nurse), January 30, 1975; children: Larry, Nancy, Jodi. Ethnicity: "Caucasian." Education: Lincoln Christian College, B.A., M.Div., California Graduate School of Theology, Ph.D., 1971.


Pastor of Christian Church/Church of Christ congregations in Illinois, California, and Florida, for thirty years; Midwest Christian College, Oklahoma City, OK, president; marriage, family, and child counselor in San Diego, CA; Southeastern Illinois Mental Health Center, Olney, executive director; pastoral counselor in St. Petersburg, FL. Board member, Lincoln Christian College, Lincoln, IL, and Pacific Christian College. Military service: U.S. Army Air Forces, pilot during World War II. Also served in Air Force National Guard.


Honorary D.D., Midwest Christian College.


A Fresh Parenthetical Version of the New Testament, University Press of America (Lanham, MD), 2002.

Contributor to Christian periodicals.

[Date of death provided by wife, Patricia Junkins.]