Our Elected Leaders, our Elders:
John Kevin Jones, married to Katherine for 21 years. They have one daughter, Elizabeth. John holds a B. S. and an M. S. in Industrial Engineering from The University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He also earned an MBA from Union University. He is employed as a Safety and Quality Manager.
Shane Burchfiel, married to Lana, and they have three daughters, two of whom are at Christ Classical Academy, and their oldest attends Dyersburg High. A graduate of Southern Seminary, he is a full time farmer and serves FPC as the Session Clerk. He enjoys traveling, duck hunting, the St Louis Cardinals, and eating Chick-fil-a chicken biscuits.
Willis Chapman, married to Melodee, and they have lived in Dyersburg for 20 years. Their four children graduated from Dyersburg High School and have all graduated from college. Melodee is the Teaching Director for the Dyersburg Community Bible Study class. Willis works full time designing hydraulic systems for industry. They are passionate for the truths of the Bible and the Reformed faith. Willis’s desire is that his life will be a fulfillment of Jeremiah 3:15.
Dr. Troy Kerber, married to Helen. Two words: Teeth and soccer. A native of Indiana, Troy moved to Dyersburg in 1998 when he and Helen married and he started practicing dentistry. They have four children, all of whom are avid soccer players.
Quintin Little, married to Carol, have three children, six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Originally from IL, he’s retired and has been a church member since 1974. He oversees maintenance and upkeep of First Presbyterian Church and Christ Classical Academy school. He enjoys duck hunting, watching sports, and piddling in his workshop.
Miles Shatzer, his wife Alice, is waiting for him in their eternal home. Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, they’ve been blessed with three children, five grand children, and two great-grand children.. He was granted a NROTC scholarship to Ole Miss, and upon graduation followed with three years active duty service in U.S. Navy. He retired from a career in public and corporate finance and accounting.
Dale Milner, married to Sharon. He retired from teaching English at Dyersburg High School. They have two children and two grandchildren. Dale and Sharon have green thumbs and keep the flowers and landscaping at FPC beautified.