Brother Alan graduated from Jacksonville State University with a B.S. in Business Management and later with a M.Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has served as pastor since 1982 in the cities of Hebbardsville, Kentucky; Arab, Alabama; and Winchester, Tennessee. He joined the Carrolls Creek team in June of 2003.
Brother Alan and his wife Gloria were married in 1975. They have a daughter, Tara, and a son, Jared. Tara is married to Chris Sullivan, and they have a son, Elijah. Jared is attending Beeson Divinity School in preparation for Christian ministry. Brother Alan says of CCBC, “This is indeed the sweetest-spirited and most loving church I have ever had the privilege of serving.”