our deacons

Deacons play a vital role in the work of the church. Please take a moment to meet the dedicated men who serve as deacons in our congregation.

For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a high standing and great confidence in the faith that is in Christ Jesus.


I Timothy 3:13

Anthony Curtis


Anthony Curtis is married to Devon Curtis and father of Cade and Aubrey Curtis. Anthony graduated from Riverside high School in 1992. He received a B.S. in Natural Resource Management from UT Martin in 1996. Anthony is currently the Sales Manager at Tom Leitch Auto Center, where he has been employed since 1999. He feels it is a blessing and an honor to serve as a deacon in the Lord’s church.

Jay Farlow


Jay was born in Parsons in 1975 and raised in Sugar Tree, TN. He graduated from Camden Central High School in 1993 and then worked for a Graves and Graves Construction in Parsons. There he met Leslie Davis and they married in 2001. They have two sons, Davis born in 2003, and Whit born in 2006. He is now self-employed as a plumber and electrician. Jay was baptized into the church on June 28, 2004, at Parsons. He is honored to serve the congregation as a deacon, particularly in working with the youth groups.