Pastor Emerson Wiles
Pastor Emerson has been called as pastor of Hampton First Baptist Church. He is a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and pastored churches in Tennessee and Hawaii for 29 years before retiring in 2011. He previously was transitional pastoral at Moncks Corner First Baptist Church and FBC Maryville, Tennessee. Pastor Emerson and his wife, Mary, have been married for 47 years. They have four children and nine grandchildren.
Administrative Assistant: Sheila Platts
Sheila has served as Administrative Assistant since 1989. She is a native of Hampton County and has two children, Elizabeth and Cameron.
Choir Director: Pam Mixson
Pam has been serving as Choir Director Minister of Music since December 2016.
She has taught public school music and science in the local area. She was a former Choir director at WHHS where she is also a graduate.
She is married to Pete Mixson and has 2 children, Camille and Lee, and also has four grandsons.
Church Pianist: Robin Holley
Robin has served as church pianist since 1994. She is a music teacher in the public school system. She and her husband Jim have two children, Maureen and Keely.
Church Organist: Linda Sanders
Linda became the Church Organist in 2017. She is a native of Hampton County with her husband Bill.