Funeral services for Rev. Fealing set for Saturday | Events
Funeral services for Rev. Herbert Fealilng will be held Saturday, Aug. 17 at 10 a.m. at Second Baptist Church, 914 North Acadian Thruway, in Baton Rouge. Visitation is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 16 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Desselle Funeral Home, 263 Eddie Robinson Senior Drive.
Rev. Fealing, an associate minister at Second Baptist Church in Baton Rouge for more than 20 years, died Tuesday, Aug. 6. He was 87 years old.
His son Gospel Radio Personality Kerwyn Fealing says his dad was well loved by many.
“I’ve gotten a lot of Facebook posts from people who talk about his unique style of prayer,” Fealing said. “He would always open with ‘this is the day that the Lord has made. I will rejoice and be glad it.’” He was well respected and loved and he will be greatly missed.”
Rev. Fealing also worked at Greater New Guide Baptist Church in Baton Rouge for a number of years. He was known for riding his bike around town and his love of gardening. He also competed in Senior Olympics locally as well as nationally.
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