(Listed Alphabetically by Last Name)
Pastor Ken Bunch
3621 Adams Swamp Road
Suffolk, VA 23434-7994
Phone: 757-986-3937

Licensed at Eureka Baptist Church in 1975; Ordained by Eureka Baptist Church in 1978
Associate of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary – 1979
Certified Evangelism Instructor – 1986, Pastoral Care Diploma, Pitt Memorial Hospital – 1986, Clinical Pastoral Extensive Diploma, Chowan Hospital – 1986, Cancer Residency Clergy Diploma, Pitt Memorial Hospital- 1991, Heart Residency For Clergy, Pitt Memorial Hospital- 1999
Pastorates at Bethlehem Baptist Church and Wakelon Baptist Church 1977-1980
Geneva Baptist Church 1980-1983; Green's Cross Baptist Church 1983-1993; Creech Memorial Baptist Church, Interim January – March 1994; Wise Baptist Church, Wise, NC pastor from 1994-2000
Member of Eureka
Reference: Mickey Willard 252-465-6583

Rev. Meredith G. Garrett, Sr.
604 Country Club Blvd.
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Phone: 757-436-1448

B. A. Carson Newman College
B. D. and M. Div. Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
He has served as interim of Corinth, Gatesville, Berea, Hertford, Rehoboth and Riverside Baptist Churches in the Chowan Baptist Association
Member of Level Green Fellowship, Virginia Beach, Virginia
Detailed profile available upon request

Tom Hall
125 Savannah Ave.
Grandy, N.C. 27939

Tom retired from Beulah Baptist after 9 ½ years and immediately served as Interim for Poplar Branch for a year. He has 43 years in ministry service.
He has served the Chowan Association in numerous positions including three years as moderator.
Graduate of Campbell University with a B.A. in Religious education and received his MDIV from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Has done post graduate work at Reform Theological Seminary.
He is available for supply, revivals & Interim.
Tom is Recommended by James Harrington

Dr. Steve Hankins
Surrendered to Vocational ministry a little later in life and is semi-retired after 20 years of ministry. He is recently published and you can check out his website at

Gregory Jernigan
(Currently serving as interim and unavailable at this time)
Phone: 757-377-7314
Attended Carolina Bible College.
Involved in prison ministry and has preached in several local churches.
Ordained by Beulah Baptist Church.
Recommended by Pastor Tom Hall

Terry Jones
PO Box 180
Edenton NC 27932
Phone: 252-333-7030

Education: John A. Holmes High school, BA form Campbell University, Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
Ordained by Macedonia Macedonia Baptist Church in Edenton NC
Pastorates: Magnolia Baptist in Stedman NC, Meherrin Baptist in Murfreesboro NC, First Baptist in Plymouth NC, Hobbsville Baptist in Hobbsville NC, Sandy Cross in Hobbsville NC, and served 13 churches as interim in the 70's and 80's.
Married to Joyce Gaino Jones

Donald Joyner
M. DIV From SEBTS 1987
34 years in ministry, 28 years as a Senior Pastor

Rick Lawrenson
Retired after 30 years from Nags Head Church

Garry C. Mickey, Sr.
80 River Walk Dr.
Washington, NC 27889
Phone: 252-333-5959
Received his Masters degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1983.
Garry has been the pastor of several churches including four churches in our association. He has also taught in public schools. He has preached as interim and pulpit supply for several churches.

Stanley Nixon
1446 East Bear Swamp Rd.
Hertford, NC 27944
Phone: 252-337-4250
Stanley has retired from Pastoral ministry with 43 years of preaching experience.

Steve Siegrist
(Currently serving as interim and unavailable at this time)
Phone: 252-202-5024
Was the Pastor of Ocean View Baptist Church for 14 years and has been in the ministry for 24 years. Has a Bachelor of Religion from Liberty University 2015.

Dr. Matt Thomas
Phone: 252-264-2513
357 Camp Cale Rd.
Hertford, NC 27944

B.A. Christian Ministries Campbell University
M.DIV. Campbell University Divinity School
D.Min. Campbell University Divinity School
Director of Cale: Conference Center and Camp
Reference: James Harrington 252-333-8887
Pulpit Supply, Revivals, Children and/or Youth programs
Not available for interims

Bob Young
PO Box 123
Edenton, NC 27932
Bob Young is retired from Macedonia Baptist Church in Edenton after 32 years of being their pastor.
He has served the Chowan Baptist Association in various capacities over the years.
His most recent service has been Moderator in 2017 and 2018.
Bob is a graduate of Charleston Southern University, formerly, Baptist College in Charleston S.C. and received his Masters of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC.
Bob enjoys preaching the Word of God, spending time with his family and playing the guitar.
Bob is recommended by James Harrington.