Dr. Bostick has been Pastor of OBC since September, 1984. He is a graduate of Blue Mountain College where he received a B.A. in Bible. He earned his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He is married to Sharon Hastings Bostick. They are parents of two daughters, Ginger Williams (husband Ritchie) and April Bostick, and a son, Reid (wife Hayli).
Rev. Dyer Harbor has served as Associate Pastor of OBC since May, 1998. He received a B.G.S. degree from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. He earned his Master of Divinity degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Sheila Ginn Harbor. They have three sons, Andrew, Joshua, and Josiah, and one daughter, Chalice.
Minister of Music and Senior Adults
Rev. Jim Pinkston has served as Minister of Music/Senior Adults of OBC since May, 1987. He received a Bachelor of Music degree, specializing in Sacred Music, from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. He is married to Carol Walker Pinkston, and they have two sons, Jonathan, who lives in Hernando, MS, and Jordan, who is majoring in Worship Leadership at the University of Mobile.
Children's Minister and Administrator
Rev. Chris Aday has served as Children’s Minister and Administrator of Oakland Baptist since October, 2004. He received a B.S. degree from the University of North Alabama, majoring in Marketing and Management. He earned his Master of Divinity degree from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, specializing in Biblical Studies. He is married to Kelley Davis Aday. They have four daughters, Lexi, Lauren, Liv, and Lainey Grace, and two sons, Noah and Gage.
Financial Administrator and Pastoral Care
Trey Wayne has served as Financial Administrator of Oakland Baptist church since December, 2006. He received a Bachelor and Master of Accounting degrees from the University of Mississippi and a Master of Divinity in Christian Education from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville Kentucky. He is married to Genia Dowdy Wayne. They have one daughter, Mary, and one son, Will.
Back (Left to Right) – Carol Pinkston, Brenda Barker
Front (Left to Right) – Pam Morgan, Linda Winters, Jewell Jacobs