By Lonnie Wilkey, Editor
Baptist and Reflector
BRENTWOOD – Retired Tennessee Baptist Convention staff member and long-time disaster relief volunteer Mike Overcash died June 8 following an apparent heart attack.
Overcash, 80, a former employee of LifeWay Christian Resources who served several Tennessee Baptist churches as minister of music, was on the staff of the TBC from 1995-2001 as computer services specialist and as interim director of Tennessee Baptist Disaster Relief in 2015.
After retirement Overcash remained active in Tennessee Baptist life as a disaster relief volunteer through Judson Baptist Church, Nashville, where he was a member. Following the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, D.C., Overcash escalated his involvement and became a fulltime DR volunteer, helping in the wake of that incident as well as multiple hurricanes and tornados that wreaked havoc across the southeastern United States. [Read more…]