Senior Pastor - Rev. Tommy Crocker
Tommy is a seasoned pastor with more than 30 years of experience in full-time ministry. He has served on staff in churches in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. His heart is to grow men and women that will be difference-makers for the Kingdom of God wherever they go.
Tommy has a BA in sacred music from Gardner-Webb University and has done work through Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary toward a master of divinity degree.
Tommy has been married to Renee' Mullinax Crocker for 30 years. They have a son, Christopher, a daughter, Kristen, and a grandson, Daeson.
In his spare time, Tommy enjoys hunting, fishing, and cheering for the Georgia Bulldogs!
Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Services - Rev. Tony Ladley
Tony committed his life to Christ in 1998 and to Christian Ministry in 2009.
Tony received a Bachelor's of Arts in Ministry Studies from The Baptist College of Florida in 2014 and served as Youth Minister at Bethel Baptist Church while in school. He also served as Youth and Family Minister in Lexington, N.C. before joining the staff at First Baptist Church March 1, 2016.
Tony has been married to Deanna Merrill Ladley since June 20, 1992 and they have 5 children: Emily Rose, Jacob Anthony, Molly Elizabeth, Trey Allen, and Jasmine Grace.
Tony loves all sports, hiking, and biking with his family and friends.
Children Director- Christy Bryson
Church Pianist - Christy Bryson
Church Secretary - Martha King
Financial Secretary - Sherry Smith
Weekday Early Education Director - Cindy Carter
Facilities Manager - Marty Reid
Custodial Services - Denise Wynn