Our Pastors

  • Ebenezer Thompson 1845-1886
  • Rev. L Berry Smith 1886-1871 & 1872-1888
  • Jon Boggs 1871-1872
  • Rev H. C. Kendrick 1888-1897 (O. S. Reed & W.F. Ross filled in for two years during this term)
  • Rev. Clarence Hill 1897 (for only six months, resigned due to his wife’s illness)
  • Rev W. T. Wells 1897-1901
  • Rev Cephas Shelburn 1902-1908
  • Rev. Elmer Ward Cole 1908-1921 (Mrs. Cole filled the pulpit while Rev. Cole Served in WW1)
  • Rev. Ernest Mobley 1922-1923
  • Dr. W.S. Lockhart 1923-1925
  • Rev. Wilford McClain 1925-1927
  • Rev. B.F. Cato 1928-1934
  • Rev. John Paul Pack 1934-1940
  • Rev. D Ervin Sheets 1940-1947 (Rev. Owen Livengood served as interim while Rev. Sheets served as Navy Chaplin)
  • Rev. Charles Stephenson 1947-1950
  • Rev. F.E. Smith (served as interim part of 1950)
  • Rev. Maurice Thompson 1950-1962
  • Rev. George Florence 1962-1967
  • Dr. Phillip Byron Carlisle1967-1968 (served as interim)
  • Rev. David Rowand 1968-1973
  • Dr. Carlisle1973-1974 (returned as interim)
  • Rev. David Downing 1974-1977
  • Dr.. Maurice Thompson and Dr. Carlisle1977-1978 (served as interims)
  • Rev. A. W. Farnsworth 1978-1987
  • Rev. Norman Witthuhm 1980-1982 Associate Pastor
  • Rev. Maurice Thompson1987-1988 (served as interim)
  • Rev. Cameron Douglas 1988-2000
  • Rev. Pat Mullens 1998-2001 Student/Associate Pastor
  • Rev. Teal Younce 2001-2002 (served as interim)
  • Dr. Sam Young 2002-2008
  • Rev. Roger Burns 2009 (served as interim)
  • Rev. Chris Hayden 2010-current