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jdeasonJeff Deason – Jeff was born in Iredell County NC and has been a Kannapolis resident for over 50 years. He has been employed at LaFave’s Construction out of Landis since 1991. His wife Kim works as the City Clerk for the City of Concord. They have been married since 1991 and have two children, Kristin Long (Brandon) of Manassas, VA. Aaron Deason (Payton) of China Grove, NC, and two grand-daughters (Emma Long & Hattie Deason).

Jeff has served as a Deacon since March of 2018.

bfortsonBrad FortsonBrad was born in Little Rock, AR and raised in East Texas.  He attended Harding University on a football scholarship where he excelled as linebacker.  He met his wife, Gretchen at Harding and they were married shortly after graduation in November 2000.  They were members of the church of Christ in Howe, TX until relocating to Concord in 2012.  Brad has worked with Bank of America since 2004 and is the proud father of 4 sons.

Brad has served as a Deacon since March of 2018.


jhallJeff Hall

Jeff was born in Ashland KY. Attended Ashland Community College and works at Convergys in Charlotte NC.
He and Annette married in 1982 and have 3 children. Their family has lived in Paintsville KY and Huntington WV. Transferring to Kannapolis NC in 2009 and has been a member of KcoC since, with an extended family of loving brothers and sisters in Christ.
They now have 5 grandsons and 5 granddaughters.

Jeff has served as a Deacon since March of 2018.

Jon Keller –

Jon was born in Silver Spring MD and raised in Colorado. After graduating from Auburn University he has worked in management in the trucking industry.   He and Tammy married in 1995 and have lived in Atlanta, Houston, Fort Smith AR, and, since 2021, Salisbury.   They have three sons: Alexander, Jackson, and Garrett.   They have been members of Kannapolis Church of Christ since 2021.

Jon has served as a Deacon since February of 2024.

Brian Luckett –

Brian was born in Cookeville, TN and raised in Southwest Virginia. He attended the University of Virginia and has worked in higher education and collegiate athletics for over nine years. He met his wife, Megan, in high school and they were married in 2015. They have two children and have been members of Kannapolis Church of Christ since moving to Concord in 2016.

Brian has served as a Deacon since February of 2024.

Ben Scruggs –

Ben was born in Wilmington, Ohio and moved to Concord, NC in 1991. Graduated from Western Carolina University in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a bachelor’s degree in nursing in 2018, and is an Army veteran. He has worked as a nurse in the Atrium Cabarrus Emergency Department since 2018. Married his lovely wife, Melinda, in 2016 and has two children, Camden and Cohen.

Ben has served as a Deacon since February of 2024.