Our Ministry Team
Peyton T. Fitzgerald, Jr.
Sunday School Teachers
Nursery – Eula Doss, Tammy Fitzgerald (Assistant)
Toddlers – Betty Moore
1st-5th grade – Heather Fitzgerald
Middle and High School Students – Chris and Karen Nixon
Legacy Builders Class (College/Career/Adult) Sunday School – Pastor Peyton
Adult Sunday School – Darrell Painter
Childrens’ Church Teachers (In Rotation)
Darrell and Louanne Painter
Wednesday Night Services
(Word Of Life Clubs) Ministry Workers
WOL Gopher Buddies – Nancy and Dawn Wooten
WOL Olympians (1ST THRU 5TH Grade) – Sharon Ware, Lynn Laughlin, Anne Ware
WOL Student Ministry – Darrel Painter, Chris and Karen Nixon, Jean Maddox, Jamie Massie, Brayden Hoover
Adult Wed. Night – Jim Laughlin, Pastor Peyton
Senior Saints – Carl and Linda Merat
Music Ministry – Kelsey Bondurant, Wanda Clements
Ushers – Ronnie King, JR Rankins
Local Missions Coordinator –
International Missions Coordinator –
Finances – Jim Laughlin (Financial Director)
Church Clerk – Betty Moore
Getting Acquainted with Pastor Peyton
Pastor Peyton is a native of Lynchburg, Virginia and his wife Tammy is from Hamilton, Ohio outside the Cincinnati area. Peyton graduated from the Institute of Biblical Studies at Liberty Baptist College in May of 1984. Peyton worked in a management position at J. Crew for 9 years and was very active in church ministry during this time. He has served part-time in the ministry for approximately 14 years and full time for the past 21 years.
Peyton was ordained into the gospel ministry on November 19, 1995. He has a total of 22 years experience working with middle and high school students, 8 years experience as an associate pastor and over 12 years experience in family ministry. On April 22, 2007, Peyton became the first full-time pastor for Corner Stone Baptist Church. He has now served as a senior pastor for over 12 years.
Meet the Fitzgerald Family
Peyton and Tammy met in October 1985 and were married approximately one and a half years later on May 23, 1987. They have two daughters, their first daughter; Heather was born November 12, 1989 and their second daughter, Emily was born June 1, 1993. The Fitzgeralds live in Madison Heights with their dog named Dash and cat named Stumpy.
Peyton enjoys browsing book shops, relaxing at a coffee shop, and watching old TV westerns. Tammy enjoys reading, cooking, and relaxing watching old classic movies. Tammy is a 2002 graduate of the Amherst County Bible Institute, where she had the privilege of studying under the late Dr. Paul Fink. Along with assisting her husband in youth and family ministries, Tammy has over 6 years experience as a church secretary. She was also involved in home schooling both Heather and Emily.
Peyton and Tammy have three grandchildren Gage Ware, Addison Goolsby, and Lillian Goolsby.