Elders

Elders

  

Ted Cooley

Ted has lived in Borden County all of his life. He is an experienced farmer, rancher, oil field worker, office manager, while also having a background in horse breeding. He and his wife, Dana, have attended the 37th Street congregation for 31 years. They have two daughters and three grandchildren. Ted's hobbies include horseback riding, working cattle, hog hunting with dogs and various other things.

Darrin Duzan

Darrin and his wife Melia have attended 37th Street for 20 years. They are loving parents of triplets. Nolan and wife Tabitha, Mekayla and husband Jared, and Taylor. Both Darrin and Melia are retired teachers. Darrin received his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Technology Education from Abilene Christian University in 1987, and taught high school shop for 33 years. He enjoys fishing, camping, photography, woodworking and welding.

Jay Kidd

Jay is retired from being a Snyder dentist for 41 years. He attended Texas A&M University and Baylor College of Dentistry. Jay and his wife, Sherry, have two daughters and three grandchildren. The couple has been attending the congregation at 37th Street for 30 years. Jay's hobbies include woodworking, golf, fishing and hunting, and watching their children and grandchildren play sports.

  

Stewart Long

Stewart has been a member at 37th Street Church of Christ for 35 years. He and his wife, Aleta, have a son and a daughter, and four grandchildren.  Stewart started college at Lubbock Christian University but later transferred to Abilene Christian University where he received a degree in Industrial Arts Education. He is a retired school teacher who taught shop and some junior high math. His hobbies are woodworking, leatherwork, welding, building, guitar, horse riding and jeeps.

  

Bob Martin

Bob, and his wife, Rachel, have attended the 37th Street congregation for 30 years. He graduated from Abilene Christian University with a degree in elementary education and a master's in school administration. His occupations over the years have included surveyor, youth minister, and pulpit minister.He is also a retired school administrator. The couple has two daughters and three grandsons. His hobbies include hunting and fishing.

Rick Starnes

Rick has attended the 37th Street Church of Christ for 38 years along with his wife, Kellye. He grew up in Rotan and is a retired oilfield salesman. The couple has two children -- one daughter and one son -- and two grandchildren. His hobbies are taking care of his grandchildren, golfing and spending time with family.

Perry Westmoreland

Perry currently serves as the fire chief/emergency management coordinator for the City of Snyder, a position held for the past 21 years. Prior to that, he and his wife Karen were the owner/operators of Snyder Emergency Medical Services for 21 years, with a 10-year overlap in both positions. Perry has attended 37th Street for 58 years, and Karen since their relationship began 35 years ago. They have two adult sons. He enjoys trout fishing, metal working, and electronics.