Tommy Patton serves as Minister to Senior Adults/Pastoral Care. His wife, Sharon Patton, serves with him in every phase of his ministry. They have been married since November 18, 1972.
Tommy attended Northwestern State College and later transferred to the University of Southwestern Louisiana where he completed his degree in Elementary Education/Special Education. After teaching for 3 years, he completed his Master's Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling and began working for the state as a Rehabilitation Counselor. He became a supervisor and later manager of the Shreveport Rehabilitation office. He retired in 2001 with 36 years of service.
After retirement, Tommy moved to Benton and joined the staff at Cypress Baptist church in 2003. Tommy and Sharon have two sons, Wayne and Scott. They are the proud parents of six grandchildren, 3 boys and 3 girls!