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Association Name

Moderator

Vice Moderator

Clerk/Treasurer

Highlights from Annual Meeting

Appalachee

Jimmy Wilson (first term)

James “Buster” Brown (first term)

Don Malcom (re-elected)

 

Altamaha

Mark Ledbetter (first term)

n/a

Joyce Howell (relected)

 

Atlanta Assoc. of Southern Baptists

Keith Pisani (first term)

Mark Parks (first term)

Barbie Doll (re-elected)

Admitted Bethesda Empowerment into fellowship.

Augusta

Scott McKinney (first term)

Randy Mimbs (first term)

Carla Cobb (re-election)

The Cross Community Church under watchcare.

Bartow

Doug Harris

Marc Curlee

Ann Tatum/Lamar Pinson

 

Ben Hill-Irwin

Mike Ruffin (re-elected)

Walt Gordon (re-elected)

Lamar Purvis (re-elected)

Retiring Area Missionary Jim Faircloth presented with plaque and love offering.

Bethel

Gary Hadden (first term)

Frank Hughes (first term)

Dianna Zeigler (re-elected)

 

Bowen

Jim Nalls

Scott Lord

Michelle Bell (re-elected)

 

Catoosa

Gary Moore (re-elected)

Matt Hall (re-elected)

Darlene Jankins (re-elected)

International Community Baptist Church in East Ridge, Tenn., admitted. Plans to have 3-day area-wide revival to start spring meeting March 20-22.

Centennial

Jeffrey Morgan (first term)

Garth Foster (first term)

Loraine Greathouse (re-elected)

 

Chattahoochee

Loren Hildebrant, Jr.

Bradley Elliott

n/a

Admitted Set Free Baptist Church of Gainesville under watchcare.

Columbus

Buddy Lamb (2nd year)

Thomas Pope (2nd year)

Lisa Dawson (re-elected)

 

Colquitt County

Dion Brown (first term)

Robert McCoy (first term)

Kim Hancock (re-elected)

 

Consolation

Justin McLellan (re-elected)

Brian Brazzell

Charles Davis/Roger Cain

 

Dodge

Dennis Giddens (first term)

Cecil Barden (first term )

Joy Quinones (re-elected)

 

Ebenezer

Michael Woodham (first term)

Charles Carter (first term)

Dawn Hardie (re-elected)

 

Etowah

Philip Young (first term)

n/a

Janice Dinsmore (re-elected)

Tikvah l’Chaim (Hope for Life) admitted into the association.

Flint River

Mark Sellers (first term)

n/a

Vicki Keirns (re-elected)

 

Floyd County

Mike Southerland (first term)

Rodger Whorton (first term)

Jerry Dudley (re-elected)

 

Georgia

Dan Rosser (2nd year)

Steve Rayner (2nd year)

Turner Callaway (re-elected)

Resolution of appreciation to host church Raytown Baptist.

Grady County

Johnny Burdick (first term)

Chad Cooper (first term)

Alice McCorkle (re-elected) Hebron

Resolution honoring Karen Moltz for serving as librarian and categorizing resources in association library.

Gwinnett Metro

Inman Houston (first term)

Tm Brogan (first term)

Cindy Parr (re-elected)

New churches: Redemptive Life Christian Fellowship, Samter Mission Church, Sanctified Bethesda Baptist, Bay Creek Community Baptist

Hebron

Charles “Snip” White

Ken Wright

Rob Spivey

Admitted Harvest Community BC. Held breakout sessions for attendees including Sunday School, Outreach and leadership.

Henry

Joey Seabolt (first term)

Chuck Sheppard (first term)

Deborah Hendrix (re-elected)

Celebrated association’s 20th anniversary with guest speaker Dean Haun, former pastor of First Baptist Jonesboro

Hephzibah

Scott McKinney (first term)

Rusty Manning (first term)

Carla Cobb (re-elected)

West Virginia mission team reported as did strategy planning team.

Hiawassee

Don Pikeril (first term)

Todd Flanagan (first term)

Jessica Young (first term)

 

Hightower

Terry Caylor (first term)

Danny Orr (first term)

Joey Wallace (re-elected)

Motions to appoint a committee to oversee operations, support and determine a site for a food bank.

Houston

Fred Jones (first term)

Chad Massey (first term)

Janet Pate (re-elected)

 

Kilpatrick

Randy House (first term)

Ed James (first term)

Mary Wade Bell (re-elected)

Resolution of honor, appreciation in memorium of Tug Hadden, Disaster Relief coordinator for KBA.

Kimbell

Jeff Giddens (first term)

Joe Bufford (first term)

Judy Skinner (first term)

Voted to become a joint association with Central Baptist Association. Now known as Central-Kimbell Association.

Lanier

Tim Holland (re-election)

n/a

Janice Dinsmore (re-elected)

 

Laurens

Tom Vann (re-elected)

Jimmy Cox (re-elected)

Wiley Beall (re-elected)

Mision Casa, Dublin; Living Faith BC, Dublin; and Living Hope Word BC, East Dublin all admitted under watchcare. Passed resolution for financial year to change to calendar year. Celebrated 3 ministry centers and impact on community (More than 4,000 families served, 47 salvations this year).

Little River

Herbert Miller (re-elected)

Tim Morgan (re-elected)

Kenneth McKie (re-elected)

Noted appreciation to retiring Area Missionary Jim Faircloth.

Lookout Valley

Clay Moreland (re-elected)

Terry Trivette (re-elected)

Sarah Flowers (re-elected)

 

Mallary

Jason Jones (first term)

Charlie Brown (first term)

Alisa Hamilton (re-elected)

 

Mell

Mike Gibbs (first term)

Jim Duggan (first term)

Jane Gottshall (re-elected)

Recognized Craig Nalls for 20 years as associational missionary.

Mercer

Del Nary (first term)

Jim Pitt (first term)

Sherry Wadsworth (re-elected)

 

Middle

Jimmy Allen (first term)

Jamie Archer

Yvonne Buie (re-elected)

Recognized “A Child’s Voice Pregnancy Care Center” recently formed in Millen. Celebrated mission trips to Pittsburg, Pa., and Lampa, Peru. Celebrated 14 professions of faith at Children’s Camp and 39 at Jenkins County Crusade.

Morganton

Bill McDonald (first term)

David McLendon (first term)

Martha Kreis (re-elected)

New Jerusalem Church admitted into fellowship.

Mountaintown

Gene James (first term)

John Greenwald (first term)

Martha Kreis (re-elected)

 

Mulberry

Chris Parkin (re-elected)

Rudy Camp (re-elected)

Byran Charron (re-elected)

True North Church accepted as mission church. Clyde Turke Service Award given to Margaret Turk, Marcia, McIntyre and Dave Schoeck.

Murray County

Travis Martin (re-elected)

Harold Poteet (re-elected)

Dianne Plemons (re-elected)

Retiring Regional State Missionary George Barnett presented a gift.

New Sunbury

Eric Rentz (first term)

n/a

n/a

 

North Georgia

Bruce Beach (re-elected)

Johnny Payne (re-elected)

Dewey Hughes (re-elected)

Fellowship Baptist Church voted in as a member. Regional State Missionary George Barnett presented a retirement gift.

Notla River

Fred Lodge (first term)

Jimmy Tannen (first term)

Judy Loper (re-elected)

 

Northwest Georgia

Brent Smith (re-elected)

Jim Bennett (re-elected)

Laura Gilbreath (re-elected)

 

Piedmont-
Okefenokee

Randy Carson (first term)

Bob Richardson (first term)

Judy Mayer, Kay Logsdon (re-elected)

Bible Baptist, Bridge Community Baptist, Newell Baptist churches admitted under watchcare.

Polk-Harralson

Keith Arp (first term)

Barry Snapp (first term)

Debbie Ross (re-elected)

Recognized John McBride’s 10 years as associational missionary.

Pulaski-Bleckley

Bob Price (first term)

Ronnie Barentine (first term)

n/a

Admitted Oaks Community Church into fellowship.

Roswell

Joel Caldwell (first term)

None

Janice Dinsmore (re-elected)

Introduced two pastors interested in their churches joining the association.

Sarepta

Allen Crosby (first term)

Jerry Cruce (first term)

Barbara Haxton (re-elected)

Victory Baptist Church, Jefferson admitted into watchcare.

Savannah

Johnny Bowen (first term)

n/a

Lynn Spence (re-elected)

Motion passed for CrossRoad Baptist Church to place a building on the property of the Baptist Assembly. Everett Tumblin is stepping down from Seafarer’s Ministry at beginning of 2011.

South Metro

Ron Little (first term)

Todd Dionne (first term)

Teresa Gay (re-election)

New Pathway Mission, Jonesboro admitted into fellowship.

Southeast

Craig Hartzog (first term)

Sammy Chancey (first term)

Betty Mohr (re-elected)

Received New Day Christian Fellowship into full membership.

Stone Mountain

Philip Lehman (first term)

Adrain Zaragoza

Pat McConnell

&Admitted Legacy Community under watchcare. Celebrated 45 churches participating in short-term missions this year.

Tattnall Evans

Wally Hill (re-elected)

Terry Quick (re-elected)

Lawanda Shepard (re-elected)

 

Telfair

John Daughtry (re-elected)

Steve Frazier (re-elected)

Amy Stokes (re-elected)

 

Thomas County

Dewitt Rehberg (first term)

Alfred Carver (first term)

Kristin Long (re-elected)

 

Troup

Andy Buchanan (first term)

Doug Bingham (first election)

Jane Gottshall (re-elected)

Admitted With One Accord into fellowship. Confidence Missionary Baptist Church, LaGrange; Gray Hill BC, West Point; New Hope, Greenville under watchcare.

Tucker

Tim Bozeman (first term)

Joe Poitevint (first term)

Ronnie Morrell (re-elected)

Joe Beauchamp recognized for 23 years with association. Retired Oct. 31.

Tugalo

Jason DeFoor

David Edgar

Teresa Smith

Lester Burgess recognized for 42 years as pastor of Collins Road Baptist Church. Longest tenure at one church in association.

Turner

Fred Eister (first term)

Dudley Cook (first term)

Richard Rogers (re-elected)

Grace Fellowship admitted under watchcare.

Valdosta

Ben Smith (first term)

Wayne Boykin (first term)

Lee Graham (re-elected)

 

Washington

Athur Gunn (re-elected)

Brandon Furr (re-elected)

n/a

Church Central moved from watchcare to full membership. Adopted policies and procedures manual.

Western

Brian Carroll (re-elected)

Scott Hannah (first term)

Cynthia Wilson (re-elected)

Admitted First White Oak Grove Missionary BC into association. Cynthia Wilson recognized for 10 years as ministry assistant to association. First two diplomas of Western Baptist Bible Institute presented.

White County

Bill Terry (first term)

n/a

Sandra McAfee (re-elected)

 

Associations not reporting: Carrollton, Central, Chattooga, Daniell, Emanuel, Enon, Fairburn, Friendship, Gilmer-Fannin, Gordon Memorial, Habersham, Liberty, Merritt, Mid-State, Morgan County, Mt. Vernon, New Union, Noonday, Ogeechee River, Pine Mountain, Rabun County, Rehoboth, Smyrna, Summerhill and West Metro. Atlanta Metro Association’s annual meeting will be in March.