Deacons

Bill Burrow

Bill is a dermatologist in private practice in Jackson. He and his wife, LaFon, have 3 children and 9 grandchildren, and Bill has been a Riverwood Deacon since 1985.

Tom Grogan

Tom is a self-employed contractor. He and his wife, Sem, have 2 children, and they enjoy camping and traveling together. Tom has been a Riverwood Deacon since 2015 and is responsible for children’s ministries and buildings.

Dave Herndon

In 2013, Dave obeyed God’s call on his life to begin serving as the Worship Leader at Riverwood, and the church has enjoyed his diligent and capable leadership. Dave is the Headmaster of a local Christian school, and he and his wife, Jolie, are the parents of four children. He is also responsible for the special events of the church.

Rabun Jones

Rabun is a Technology Specialist at CSpire. He and his wife, Erica, have 3 children, and Rabun has been a Riverwood Deacon since 2005.

Bill Luter

Bill is a senior officer with MISSCO, a school supply business in Jackson. He and his wife, Wyeth, have 3 children and 2 grandchildren. Bill has been the chair of the Deacon Board since 2012.

Chuck Miner

Chuck is the owner of the fitness center, The Club at Crossgates. He and his wife, Pat, have 2 children and 5 grandchildren, and Chuck has been a Riverwood Deacon since 1995.

Les Myrick

Les is a sales rep for Ethicon, Inc., a surgical equipment provider. He and his wife, Abigail, have 5 children, and he has been a Riverwood Deacon since 2010.

Mark Reed

Mark is a Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat physician and serves as Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology at Batson Children’s Hospital. He and his wife, Cathy, have 4 children. Mark has served as a Riverwood Deacon since 1995 in the responsibility of our website development and administration.