1872-1954

July 1872, Delaware (probably Wilmington)

November 20, 1954, Wilmington, Delaware.

Lombardy Cemetery, Wilmington, Delaware.

portrait

Marks’ parents were Lafayette Marks and Isabelle Quigley. His works include:

  1. Are You Sorely Troubled with Sin?
  2. Arise and Stand for Native Land
  3. Battle Is On, The
  4. Be Thou Faithful Until Jesus
  5. Before I Knew Jesus My Lord
  6. Bring Hither the Thanks
  7. Christmas Joy
  8. Come and Dwell in the Vale
  9. Come and Follow the Lord
  10. Come Every One That Thirsts
  11. Come, O Come and Bathe Today
  12. Come, Tune the Heart
  13. Come, Whosoever Will
  14. Count It All Joy
  15. Dear Jesus Dwell Within
  16. Death Is Conquered, Hallelujah!
  17. Do You Know the Gospel Story?
  18. Ever Onward Running
  19. Ever Since My Savior Washed My Sins Away
  20. Ever Since That Blessed Day
  21. Father, Throw the Door Wide Open
  22. Firmly Stand Ye Ever
  23. Give Out the Happy That Your Heart Contains
  24. Glad Hearts Are Singing
  25. God Giveth His People Full Measure
  26. God Loves You Still
  27. Grace I Need Is Guaranteed, The
  28. Hark, Ye People
  29. Have Your Sins Been Washed Away?
  30. Holding on High the Banner
  31. Holy Do You Yearn to Be?
  32. I Am Drawing Nigh
  33. I Am on My Pilgrim Way
  34. I Am Trying the Best I Can
  35. I Follow Where the Shepherd
  36. I Have Followed Jesus Closely
  37. I Have Found a Help Unfailing
  38. I Have Found What I Wanted
  39. I Love of My Savior to Tell
  40. I Love to Think of Heaven (Marks)
  41. I Rejoice to Serve the Lord
  42. I Took a Trip Into the Camp of Whiskey
  43. I Was Troubled Once with Sin
  44. I Will Look for You There
  45. I Would Labor So
  46. If Along the Way of Life
  47. If There Is Abundance of Joy in Your Heart
  48. If You Have the Grace of God Within
  49. I’m Tranquilly Resting
  50. In My Heart There Is a Beautiful Light Today
  51. Jesus Calls for Willing Helpers
  52. Jesus Had His Victory Won
  53. Jesus Has Cleansed My Heart
  54. Jesus Has Stopped My Feet
  55. Jesus Is My Strength, My Stay
  56. Jesus Is the One to Help Us on the Way
  57. Jesus Satisfies
  58. Jesus Shed His Precious Blood
  59. Jesus Sweetly Calls to You
  60. Jesus Wants the Brave
  61. Joyful Songs I Now Will Raise
  62. Just to Be a Careful, Patient Sower
  63. Let Me Lean on Thee
  64. Listen to the Merry Chiming Bells
  65. Little Ones Happy Ones
  66. Long Ago Many Left Us
  67. Lord, This Very Hour, Send Thy Mighty Power
  68. Marching on to Set Sin’s Captive Free
  69. Marching on with Singing
  70. Men Are Hungry for the Word
  71. Mother’s Voice Has Been Hushed
  72. No License Is the Thing We Need
  73. Movement New Is Sweeping, A
  74. Now From Sin I Am Set Free
  75. O Do Not Ask Me Back, Vain World with Thee Today
  76. O Let Us Work with Unbating Zeal
  77. O My Comrades, How Cheering
  78. O the Joy That Service Brings
  79. O We Intend This Woe to End
  80. On, on with Purpose Firm
  81. Open Your Heart, Let the Gospel Light In
  82. Our Banner Glorious Is Floating o’er Us
  83. Our Cause Is Daily Gaining
  84. Overburdened with a Weight of Woe
  85. Peacefully, Gently Toward Heaven I Sail
  86. Proclaim to Each Nation
  87. Radiant with Joy the Gospel
  88. Reaper, the Call Rings
  89. Receive the Salvation Christ Offers
  90. Rest Not on Your Laurels
  91. Right and Wrong Are Fighting
  92. Rouse Ye Christian Freemen
  93. Savior Is Tenderly Calling, The
  94. Send the Happy Tidings
  95. Send Thy Spirit, Lord
  96. Sin Enslaved Me
  97. Some Stars
  98. Something Do to Make the World
  99. Sowing, Sowing Seeds
  100. Sweet Gospel Bells Are Ringing
  101. Tasting the Joys
  102. That Old Garment You Have Long Been Wearing
  103. The Time Is Nearing for Our Appearing
  104. There Are Hearts to Cherish
  105. There Is Much That We Can Do
  106. There Is Need of Soldiers
  107. There Is So Much We Can Be
  108. There’s a Battle Great Now Raging
  109. There’s a Home Beyond All Toil
  110. There’s a Numberless Throng
  111. There’s a Stream From the Mount of Calvary Flowing
  112. There’s No Better Place to Be
  113. This My Song Shall Be Through Eternity
  114. Though I Once Was Sad
  115. Though I Only May a Standard
  116. Though the Stain of Sin Defiled
  117. Through All the Struggles That Come to Me Here
  118. To Those You Meet Along the Way
  119. Trying to Be More Like Jesus
  120. Unto Thee I Look, O Savior
  121. Up, Up, Up, the Pretty
  122. Upon the Altar Now I Lay
  123. Very Kind Shepherd I Have, A
  124. Voice Upraising, Jesus Praising
  125. We Are Living Under God’s Protecting Care
  126. We Are Standard Bearers
  127. We Are Walking in the Bright
  128. We Shall Greet One Another
  129. We Shall Hear Him Say, Well Done
  130. We Will Not Look Through a Darkened Glass
  131. We Will Reach That Blessed Haven
  132. Welcome, Welcome Happy
  133. We’ll Do Our Best and Ever Fight
  134. We’re a Mighty Valiant Band
  135. What Matchless Love Beyond Compare
  136. When I Gave My Heart to Jesus
  137. When in the Midst of Life’s
  138. When Life with Its Pleasure
  139. When the Battle Here
  140. When the Foe Is Pressing Near
  141. When the Trump Awakes
  142. Why Do You Wonder?
  143. You Ask Me Why I Serve the Lord
  1. Best Thing I Ever Did, The
  2. End Is Not Yet, The
  3. I Am Going to Continue
  4. In the Morning We Shall See
  5. It Is Mine
  6. Jesus Satisfies
  7. Jesus Took the Burden Off
  8. Keep Telling It
  9. Last Mile of the Way, The
  10. Let Jesus Remove It Today
  11. Lift Thy Face to the Light!
  12. Rapture Indeed!
  13. Tell It Wherever You Go
  14. When We Use Our Talents
  15. You Ought to Know Him