Prayer vigil to be held for pastor killed in Thursday plane crash

BROWNSBORO, Texas (KETK) - Family of the pastor killed in Thursday's plane crash tells KETK there will be a prayer vigil for Trevor Morris at Rock Hill Baptist Church in Brownsboro at 7 p.m. 

Two people were confirmed dead in the crash near the Tyler Pounds Regional Airport.

According to friends and family, the pilot of the plane was retired Southwest Airlines pilot, Bobby Walls, 62, of Huntsville. According to his Facebook page, he worked for the airline for 23 years. Walls is a 1977 graduate of Baylor University.

 

The passenger in the plane crash has been identified as 39-year-old Trevor Morris, Pastor at Union Hill Baptist Church in Brownsboro. 

Morris was the lead Pastor at the church, having previously served as a missionary in Ecuador. He was also a husband and father of five.

Morris' LinkedIn page also says he is the General Manager at Burton Oil Service Operations in Tyler.

Rock Hill Baptist Church is located at 20022 SH 31 East, Brownsboro, TX 75756.


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