Joe Cate

Choir Director

richard.compton@beechspringsbaptist.org

Rev. Richard Compton

Senior Pastor

​Richard was saved and baptized in 1975 and surrendered  to  the call to preach in 1986.  He graduated from the  University  of Tennessee Knoxville in 1989 with a Bachelor  of Arts in  Religious Studies.  He then graduated from  The Southern  Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville,  KY in 1993 with a  Master's of Divinity.

 Richard married his wife Christy in 1988.  They have 2  children Lindsey and Noah.

337 W. Mount Road; 
Kodak, TN - (865) 933-0692 
"And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men." - Matthew 4:19