Edward is married to Mary Lou Hester Riner. They have been married for 47 years. They have 2 children, Junior and Wendell. Junior is married to Laura Layne Riner. Edward and Mary Lou have 2 grandchildren, TJ and Tori, son and daughter of Junior and Laura.
Edward enjoys raising a garden and working on the family farm raising cattle. He also enjoys retirement!
Edward has been a Christian for 38 years.
Edward’s favorite verse in the Bible is I Thessalonians 5:22, “Abstain from all appearance of evil.” Edward says “This is something all of us young and old alike, have to ever be on guard for, evil is everywhere.”
Edward would like for everyone to know that he has enjoyed being a part of Spring Valley over the years. He has made many friends that are like family to him. He hopes we can all remain united in the faith until judgment day so we can all be together forever. Edward would like to thank the Spring Valley congregation for allowing him the privilege to serve as a deacon from December, 24, 1986 until October 13, 1991. He also would like to thank the congregation for the opportunity he has now to serve as an elder.
Tommy is married to Wanda Murner Kirchner. They have been married for 42 years. They have two children, Skye and Colin. Skye is married to Chris Miller, minister of the Hatton Church of Christ.
Tommy and Wanda have four grandchildren, Kyler & Abegail are the children of Skye and Chris Miller, and Cooper & Kaylee are the children of Colin.
Tommy enjoys hunting & Fishing.
Tommy has been a Christian for 49 years. His Favorite verse in the Bible is Psalm 23:4, “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou an with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.”
The Lord is on my side; I will not fear: what can man do unto me?