On Saturday, December 17, 2016, Marcus Walker Brown of Benton, AR, formerly of Mansfield, where he graduated from high school, received his Doctor of Ministry Degree in graduation ceremonies from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in New Orleans, louisiana.

Dr. Brown did his undergraduate work at Ouachita Baptist University and received his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theologica l Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.

Dr. Brown has pastored churches in Arkansas and currently serves on the Evangelism and Church Health team of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention with offices in Little Rock.

Marcus is married to Amy Smith Brown formerly of Huntington, AR and has 3 children Nathan, Sarah and Peter. His parents are Dr. Larry and Jeania Brown of Mansfield, formerly of Ozark.