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Shady Hill Baptist Church

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Pastor Byrd Blackwell
Pastor Byrd Blackwell
St. James Baptist Church
Scottsburg, VA
Diploma - Person County training School, Roxboro, NC
Degree in Continuing Education in Religion - Shaw Divinity School, Raleigh, NC
Graduated - Northern Piedmont Bible Institute
Attended:  Piedmont Community College, Roxboro, NC
                  Southern Baptist Divinity School, Nashville, TN

Pastor - Saint James Baptist Church, Scottsburg, VA
Former Pastor - Pettiford Grove Baptist Church, Oxford, NC
Former Pastor - Dan River Baptist Church, South Boston, VA
Ordained - Shady Hill Baptist Church, Roxboro, NC
Licensed - Shady Hill Baptist Church, Roxboro, NC

Wife: Rev. Phyllis B. Blackwell
Children:  Ferndena, Frederick, Eric (deceased), Tangele and Teresa
Grandchildren:  Charlie and Ashleigh Harvey
Rev. Tyrone E. Barnette
Reverend Tyrone E. Barnette
Peace Baptist Church
Decatur, GA
Diploma - Person High School, Roxboro, NC
Attended - North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC
B.S. Degree - Shorter College, Rome, GA
Presently Attending - New Orleans Theological Seminary

Pastor - Peace Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, GA
Ordained Minister - Victory Baptist Church, Lithonia, GA
Licensed Minister - Shady Hill Baptist Church, Roxboro, NC

Wife:  Tabitha Barnette
Children:  Joseph, Tallia and Johnathan
Rev. Stanley M. Dunston
Reverend Stanley M. Dunston
Allen Chapel Baptist Church
Louisburg, NC
Graduated - Franklin Public School System, Franklin, NC
Degrees - North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC
                North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
M.S. Divinity - Shaw University School of Theology, Raleigh, NC

Pastor - Allen Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Louisburg, NC
Ordained - Reedy Creek Baptist Association
Licensed - Reedy Creek Baptist Church Association
Assistant Pastor - First Baptist Church, New Hill, NC
Interim Pastor - Little Zion Baptist Church, Youngsville, NC
Youth Minister - Shady Hill Baptist Church, Roxboro, NC

Wife:  Vernita Walker Dunston
Children: Joshua and Hannah
Rev. Paul Crews
Reverend Paul Crews
(Wife, Angela)
Millstone Baptist Church
Nathalie, VA

Graduated - Vance County Public Schools with advance training at Vance-Granville Community College

Preached his initial sermon in 2005, and received License of Ministry at Shady Hill Baptist Church in Roxboro, NC under the tutelage of Dr. James A. Richmond, Senior Pastor.

Pastor - Millstone Baptist Church, Nathalie, VA
Ordained - East Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Association
Licensed - East Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Association

Wife:  Angela Crews
Children: Has children and grandchildren

Pastor Crews is a preacher who teaches and preaches the Gospel of Jesus Christ. His daily prayer is to win souls to Christ. His favorite scripture is "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to his purpose." Romans 8:28.