Kipper Ackerman

Kipper Ackerman, a graduate of Presbyterian College, brings several years of choral directing and harp performance to the music ministry here at Holy Comforter.  She has worked for over 20 years as a professional musician directing choirs within  the church, as well as private and public schools.  In addition to directing our adult choir, Kipper […]

Annette Profile

Annette Connor

Annette Connor has a huge heart for the smallest members of the church and has seen many of her charges grow to adulthood and bring their own children to her.


Tori Griffin

Victoria (Tori) Griffin is the Children’s Director at Holy Comforter. As a former Sumter school teacher, she brings a love of children, teaching, and creativity to this ministry. She and her husband, Cale, are passionate about building strong Christian foundation in the lives of children.


Lori Grimm

Lori Grimm is gifted in the provision of the orderly functioning of the church. Her approach is God centered, led by the spirit of God and accomplished with a servant heart. She is able to maintain an appropriate balance, enabling people to serve.


Floride McKoy

Our parish family is continually blessed by Floride McKoy’s dedication, skill, and sensitivity in her playing and choice of music as our organist. She is a friend and source of good counsel to many in our parish and in our community.


Heath Sharrar

Heath loves serving Jesus. In addition to serving the church, he serves at Crosswell Home for Children.


Joanne Spigner

Joanne, a native of Maine, has been a Sumter resident since 1977. She received her B.S. degree in Office Administration from Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC, in 1970. Joanne and her husband, Hank, parents of 2 married children, love their role as “Annie” and “Aggie” to 5 grands. Joanne attends Northside Memorial Baptist Church in […]


Melvin Wilder

Melvin Wilder is not only tireless in his service to the property and grounds of this church campus, but also has an uncanny ability to get along with everybody. All the time!