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Our Pastors

Pastor Chuck Headden

Before being ordained into the Gospel Ministry Pastor 

Chuck served in the United States Marine Corps for 28 

years. While on active duty in March of 1979 Pastor

Chuck accepted Jesus into his heart as his Lord and

Savior. He served as the Senior Pastor at Smyrna

Missionary Baptist Church in Smyrna, NC before

accepting the call to plant Maple Grove Baptist Church.

He has a B.A. from the University of North Carolina,

Wilmington and a Masters in Religion from Liberty

University in Lynchburg, VA. Pastor Chuck and his wife

Linda, have been married 48 years and have 4 adult

children and 10 grandchildren.


Rev. Stanley Edwin Southerland Sr., 87, of Newport, passed away Tuesday, February 4­, 2020, at the Crystal Coast Hospice House.

He is survived by his daughter, Dr. Sherry Ann Southerland and husband Ben Rogers of Tallahassee, FL; sons, Stanley Edwin Southerland Jr. and wife Susan of Newport, Gregory Eugene Southerland and wife Chantra of LaPorte, TX and Ricky Steven Southerland and wife Julie of Crawfordville, FL; 10 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Nan Southerland; parents, Ben and Myrtle Southerland; and brothers, Rip Southerland, Donald Southerland, James Southerland and Ben Southerland.


Pastor Jeff Driver

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