|Short Name:||Gene Bartlett|
|Full Name:||Bartlett, Gene (Eugene Monroe Jr.), 1918-1988|
Gene Bartlett was born on May 4, 1918 in Greenwood, Arkansas. He was the son of songwriter Eugene Bartlett, Sr. and was educated at John Brown University (BA), & Oklahoma Baptist University (BM, honorary DMus). He served as minister of music at three Baptist churches in Arkansas; at Trinity Baptist Church, Oklahoma City (1947-54); and Director of Church Music for the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (1954). He was inducted into the Southern Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame in 2000. He died on July 10, 1988, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Hustad, pp. 202-03
|Texts by Gene Bartlett (3)||As||Instances|
|Christ was born in a distant land||Gene Bartlett (Author)||2|
|I heard an old, old story||Gene Bartlett (Author)||1|
|Set my soul afire, Lord, for Thy holy Word||Gene Bartlett (Author)||7|