Staff


Elder

Gary Jones

Where did you grow up?

Mostly in Texarkana, Arkansas

What was your first job ever?

Mowing yards, then I progressed up to cleaning up around residential construction sites.

What do you enjoy most about your job at Fellowship?

The teamwork, passion and spiritual humility of the elders, leadership team, and staff.

If you attended college, where did you go?

The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Tell us about your personal life! Family, hobbies, etc.

I have been married 27 years to Marley. We have 4 kids, ages 16 to 23. I enjoy golf, hiking, boating, biking, snow skiing, and travel when I can do it with my family.

What’s your favorite food?

Anything that can be found at a fine restaurant in New Orleans.

When/how did you begin your relationship with Jesus Christ?

When I was 14, I surrendered my life to Christ by “walking down the aisle” during an invitation on Sunday morning at a small Southern Baptist church in Texarkana, Arkansas.

What’s one thing about you that others would be surprised to know?

I was the first person from my immediate family to graduate from college.