Gentry Lowry

(1884-1942). Missionary to India, teacher, preacher, author, and administrator. His father was one of the pioneer Seventh-day Adventist ministers in the southern United States. He received his ministerial training at Southern Training School at Graysville, Tennessee, from which he graduated in 1908. While in school he took an active part in the evangelistic work of the church by canvassing and serving as tentmaster for the Haskell-Butler meetings at Nashville, Tennessee, in 1906. In 1907 he received a license to preach, and after his graduation served as principal of the Pine Grove Industrial Academy for a year. At the Mississippi camp meeting of 1909 he was ordained, his father being among the officiating ministers. In the same year he married Bertha Burrow and went to southern India, whe...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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