Our Ministers

Our Ministers

Rev. Bobby Morrow

Bobby has served Pritchard as Pastor since July of 2005.  He was born in Glendale, Arizona when his father was in the Air Force, but grew up in South Carolina. Bobby attended North Greenville Junior College and Limestone College, graduating in 1977.  He is a graduate of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.

Bobby is married to April and they have two children: Spencer who lives and works in Orlando, Florida and Haley who lives in Charlotte and is married to Ryan Morris. They have one
granddaughter, Oakley Joye Morris.

Rev. Stan Heiser
Associate Pastor

Stan has served Pritchard as Associate Pastor since November of 1988.  He is a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Stan has degrees from Truett McConnell Junior College (AA Degree in Business) Cleveland, Georgia; High Point University (BA Degree in Religion and Christian Education) High Point, NC and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity Degree) Wake Forest, NC.

Stan is married to Donna and they have two grown daughters:  Shannon, who is married to Rob Shepherd, and Lindsey.

Rev. David Bailes
Minister of Music and Outreach

David has served Pritchard as Minister of Music and Outreach since February of 2006.  He is a native of Knoxville, Tennessee and has degrees from the University of Tennessee (BS in Music Education) and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MCM in Church Music).

David is married to Lisa, a principal with CMS Schools. They have two daughters and a son:  Melissa, who is married to Donny Wisor, Kristin, who is married to Matthew Rogers, and Tyler Bowen.  They have two granddaughters, Emma Wisor and Adeline (Addie) Rogers, and two grandsons, Landrum (Landry) Wisor and Jackson Rogers.

Rev. Brack Ballard
Minister to Students

Brack has served Pritchard as Minister to Students since November of 2014.  He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, but lived there for only a short time. Although his family is from Oklahoma, Brack moved around a lot due to his parents’ professions and primarily grew up in Buies Creek, North Carolina and Strawberry Plains, Tennessee. Brack attended Carson-Newman University and graduated in 2013, and graduated in December 2016 from the M. Christopher White School of Divinity at Gardner-Webb University.

Brack is married to Courtney. She is a Campbell University graduate and currently teaches high school math. They have two dogs: Teddy and Scooby.

Minister to Children and Their Families, Child Development Center Director


Rev. Kristen Tucker
Minister of Spiritual Development and Communications

Kristen has served Pritchard as Minister of Spiritual Development and Communications since January of 2015.  She was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina. Kristen received her undergraduate degree from East Carolina University and her Master degree in College Student Development from Appalachian State University. In 2013, Kristen graduated with a 2nd Masters degree in Divinity concentrating on Christian Education from Campbell University Divinity School in Buies Creek, NC.

Kristen writes daily devotionals online Monday – Friday to help start your day! You can find them on her website (kristentucker.com), or on Facebook “Message in a Post”.


Sumner Rhodes
Children's Ministry Assistant

Sumner is a native of Gastonia, North Carolina.  She has a Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Music from Mars Hill University and is currently pursuing her Master of Divinity in Pastoral Care and Counseling at the M. Christopher White School of Divinity at Gardner-Webb University.  Sumner also serves as an Associate Minister at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Gastonia, NC, where she works with various youth and young adult ministries (ages 5-30+). 

Sumner is happy to be working to help support the children’s ministries at Pritchard Memorial Baptist Church.