Active Deacons


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 Mike Murry
Current Chairman

 Mike is married to Kay and they have been members since 2019. They have 2 grown children and 5 grandchildren. They have lived in Smith Station since Mike retired from the Navy. They enjoy fishing and being with friends.





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Brian Benton

Brian is an Attorney and his parents are Billy & Becky Benton. Brian grew up at Lakewood and has been a member since 1987. He works with our Children's programs.






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  Jerry Barbaree

Jerry is married to Sheila and they have been members since 2013. Jerry drives our golf cart on Sunday mornings and for special events. Sheila serves on our bereavement team.






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Randy Clark

Randy is married to Jill and they have a son Ryan who is married to Melissa. Their 2 grandchildren are Katy & John Henry. Randy and Jill have been members at Lakewood since 2017






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Zack White

Zack is married to Jessica and they have 2 children, Parker and Molly Kate. Jessica has been a member since 2002. Zack joined when they married in 2014. They both play in our Orchestra. Zack also plays in our Praise Band.




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Chris Bankston

Chris is married to Jan and has been a member of Lakewood all of his life. He is retired and serves in the Alleluia Choir as well as the Amen Choir.





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 Gabe Hedges

Gabe is married to Beth and joined 21 years ago. They have 2 children, Allie is 16 and Harrison is 12. Gabe enjoys teaching recreation for AWANA and traveling with family. His father and mother - law are Bill & Merita Norris.





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 Steve Argo

Steve and his wife Margie have been members of Lakewood for over 30 years.
He loves hunting and fishing.