The following is a listing of Wesleyan pastors, missionaries and leaders who have passed away. These notices were received December 15, 2022 – January 4, 2023.
Betty J. Merriam (64) died October 22, 2022. She served with her husband, Rev. Floyd Edward Merriam, in the Western New York District.
*James Arthur Sayres (94) died November 16, 2022. He served as a pilot and missionary in Guyana, South America.
Patricia Evelyn Plemmons (81) died December 16, 2022. She served with her husband, Rev. Ernest PLemmons, Sr., in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.
Rev. Wilber Joey Clark (74) died December 18, 2022. He pastored in the Northwest District.
Rev. Fred Mikesell (60) died December 21, 2022. He served as a missionary in Africa.
Pastor Ethan Alexander Clark (30) died December 22, 2022. He pastored in the North Carolina East District.
*No obituary was available at time of publication.