Second Vice President: Rev. Donald V. Lasley, pastor of First Baptist Church, Damascus will be nominated as BGAV second vice president.Don
was raised in Soddy-Daisy, TN, where he
family attended Oak Street Baptist Church.He graduated with a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, in 1963.Don
came to pastor First Baptist, Damascus, upon graduation and was there until 1967.
wife, Irene, have three boys: Marty who is a lawyer and Baptist deacon in the Chattanooga area.Paul is a West Point graduate who is now in seminary training to become a Southern Baptist chaplain.And Barry is working at the University of Pennsylvania
while completing his
degree work.Don has served on the SBC Tellers Committee, is past chairman of Lebanon Association's Christian Life Committee, is current chairman of the associational Evangelism Committee, and has recently been elected vice-moderator of the association.