Rev. Leland Stephens, 86, of Monroe stepped across a stage Saturday as Wingate University’s oldest graduate. Stephens is a Baptist minister who, though officially retired, still works as an interim pastor. In 1962, he received an associate degree from Wingate.
Rev. Leland Stephens, 86, of Monroe stepped across a stage Saturday as Wingate University’s oldest graduate. Stephens is a Baptist minister who, though officially retired, still works as an interim pastor. In 1962, he received an associate degree from Wingate. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
Rev. Leland Stephens, 86, of Monroe stepped across a stage Saturday as Wingate University’s oldest graduate. Stephens is a Baptist minister who, though officially retired, still works as an interim pastor. In 1962, he received an associate degree from Wingate. Davie Hinshaw dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

Wingate’s oldest grad crosses stage at age 86

December 17, 2016 03:48 PM