Curtis Patton, Minister of Music
Curtis Patton was called as Minister of Music to Northside Baptist Church in February, 2003. Ann, Curtis' wife, serves with him as church pianist.
They have three children: Debbie, Curt and Chris, and seven grandchildren. Curtis retired from Delta Airlines after being employed for thirty four years.
He received his original call into the Music Ministry while a student at William Carey College in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Curtis and Ann have served in eleven different churches in Mississippi, Florida and Georgia. They have served together as a team for all their married life. They work with choirs, praise teams, soloist, duets, and other groups.
His desire for the church is to use his experience and enthusiasm to contribute to the worship and growth of the church.
They believe that the Lord is using their ministry to lead the congregation in effective and meaningful worship by leading the choir to be prepared spiritually and musically. They strive to have a diversified selection of music and encourage participation by everyone.