Reverend Reed Benson
Pastor Reed Benson grew up as the son of a Southern Baptist minister. The church has always been an important and influential part of his life. His childhood and early adult life years were spent in Cobb County, Georgia, where his father, Thomas Reed Benson Sr. served as pastor in several churches.
Reed is happily married to Patricia Morton Benson, and together have two children; Thomas and Megan. Thomas is married and has one child. Both children live in Georgia. Benson has studied at both Mercer University and at New Orleans Seminary.
Benson served on staff at First Baptist Church Stockbridge, Dogwood Hills Baptist Church, Burnt Hickory Baptist Church, and Calvary Baptist Church, all located in central Georgia. He was called to East Sylva Baptist as Senior Pastor in January 2013. Since moving to Sylva, Benson has became involved in the local community and serves as chaplain for five western counties of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol and for the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department.
Pastor Reed Benson email – firstname.lastname@example.org