2021 151st Annual Session

Condolences and Prayers for the family of - Rev. Dr. Matthew Southall Brown, Sr.



We are sadden by the news received today, Rev. Dr. Matthew Southall Brown, Sr. transitioned from this life today (Sunday). He was the Retired Pastor of St. John Baptist Church "The Mighty Fortress" Savannah, GA. Former GMBC Secretary under the presidency of Rev. Dr. Cameron M. Alexander. Let us join together in prayer and condolences for the family.

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The Journey Home

Friday, December 3, 2021 He Shall Lie in Repose

10:00 A.M. ~ 2:00 P.M.
Frank H. & Frenchye M. Bynes Memorial Chapel ( Bynes-Royall Funeral Home)

4:00 P.M. ~ 6:00 P.M.
Viewing at The Johnny Mercer Arena
(Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave., Savannah, Ga. 31401)

6:00 P.M. ~ 8:00 P.M.
Family Hour (Elected and Appointed Officials Expressions of Remembrance) Celebration Service of Victory for Family


2:00 P.M. Saturday, December 4, 2021
First African Baptist Church, 23 Montgomery Street, Savannah, Georgia 31401
The Reverend Thurmond N. Tillman, Pastor

HIS EARTHLY BED OF SLUMBER Lincoln Memorial Cemetery (Hunter Army Airfield Base)


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