Ordination of the Bishop at St. James church in Wilmington, NC.
The Right Reverend Hunley Agee Elebash (1923-1993) was born in Pensacola, FL. He received his Doctorate of Divinity in 1969 from the University of the South. He moved to St. John's Episcopal Church in Wilmington, NC in 1957. He was Rector at St. John's until 1965, when he became Executive Secretary of the diocese. He was Bishop Coadjutor in 1968, and became Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Eastern North Carolina in 1973. He served as Bishop for 10 years. He is buried in Oakdale Cemetery.
Elebash, Hunley Agee, 1923-1999
St. John's Episcopal church
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