Jerry has been a member of Richland since 2001 and has served as a deacon since 2003. He also serves the church on the finance team and as a children’s ministry volunteer. Born on a farm in 1942, Jerry has lived on a farm in Callaway County ever since. Although he retired from Farmers Mutual Insurance of Callaway County after being an Agent Director for nearly 36 years, Jerry is still a full-time farmer. He married his wife, Beverly, in 1968, and they have three children and four grandchildren.