For seven years, he served as associate pastor under his father at Temple Baptist Church in Chattanooga, Tennesse, before becoming the pastor of White Oak Baptist in Trenton, Georgia in 2007.
Buchanan was preceded in death by his parents, Donald Ray Burnette, 69, passed away May 23, 2017.Many of you mentioned that you were going to listen to the WDYN webcast on the internet…they mentioned that there were so many “hits,” the server went down. For those who weren’t able to, here is a recap of the The challenge with something like this is that the magnitude of the man’s ministry spanned so many years and touched so many lives, it became difficult to provide “air time” for all who would have been good candidates to speak. Each quote is accompanied by an authenticating Scripture and the book from which the quote is taken is listed. He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Branche; daughters, Kathy Branche Carney, Jennifer (Ralph) Potter; eight grandchildren; siblings, Louise Terry, Tom Lyle, Jack and Carl Branche. Buchanan, 70, passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Left to cherish his memories is his son, Donald Ray Burnette Jr.; brothers, Pete and Rickey Burnette; sister, Darlene Hillard; many nieces and nephews.My assumption is that many from our era had an interest to be there in person, but had challenges with scheduling conflicts/personal & ministry priorities. At least some of us who were there can share with you our first-hand observations from the occasion to supplement what you heard/read about in the last few days. They were hoping to solve these with their server in Atlanta…some of you said that you caught at least a portion of it. S., England, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.