OBC Team

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Billy Stephens, Pastor

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Leslie Padgett, Children's Ministry Director

Leslie was born and raised in Fitzgerald, GA. She is happily married to Mike Padgett and has three beautiful children, Grace, Emma Claire, and Mackie. 

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Anita Leverett, Minister to Youth

Anita Leverett officially joined the staff of Ocilla Baptist Church in June 2015. Prior to being officially hired, she fulfilled the interim youth minister postion for about a year. It was during this time that she found a calling in her life to pursue youth ministry vocationally. 

Anita graduated from Irwin County High in 2013. After high school she took core academic classes at Abraham Baldwin Agriculture College until May 2015. She is currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in Biblical Studies online at Toccoa Falls College.

In addition to hanging out and building relationships with the youth, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and playing flute. 

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Randy Reeves, Minister of Music

Randy Reeves has served as Minister of Music of Ocilla Baptist from 1999 to 2004 & 2009 to the present.  He began leading music while in the youth program at Irwinville Baptist Church.  His choir director started putting him in leadership roles as an early teen.  Leading congregational music and directing the youth choir on Sunday nights were just some of the responsibilities given to develop his love of music and service to his church.

Randy is an assistant principal at Irwin County Elementary school and married to the former Lori Smith of Homerville, Ga.

Hobbies include music, gardening, traveling, and antiquing.