About Ron Jackson (March 15, 1935 - May 4, 2016)
Ron Jackson attended UMASS, AIC , and Wesley Theological Seminary. He served churches on an interim basis in Granby, CT, and Sunderland and Montgomery, MA. He pastored United Methodist churches under appointment in Ashley Falls, MA, Vernon, CT and Leyden, MA. As a retired Licensed Local Pastor, he functioned as a Lay Supply Pastor, serving Christ Church United Methodist in Southwick, MA -- the church he became a member of in 1946 at the age of eleven and at which he and his wife Shirley were married in 1957. Ron passed into eternal glory on May 4, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. A memorial service was held in his memory on May 15, 2016.
About JoAnn Supple
JoAnn Supple has been a member of Christ Church for nearly 20 years. She has served on many committees. Her latest calling has been to take classes for Lay Speaking. She preaches as needed Hospice visitations are also a part of her ministry.
About Theodore (Ted) Locke
Ted has been a Lay Speaker since 1996. He preaches as needed and also teaches Adult Sunday School. Even though retired he holds several offices and committees in both Tolland and Southwick.