Our Staff


Rev. Leonard Turner

     Our Sr. Pastor, Leonard Turner, was born in Gadsden, AL.  He graduated from Bethel College (now Bethel University) in McKenzie, TN.  He has a Masters degree from Memphis Theological Seminary.  He has been happily married to his wife, Mary Jo, for 50 years.  They have two beautiful daughters, Gina Wood & Tabitha Roberts.  Gina has 2 wonderful daughters, Taylor & Anna.  Tabitha has 2 exceptional sons, Guy & Brodie.  Leonard has been the Pastor at Union for 43 years.  Before coming to Union, he pastored C.P. Churches in Bethesda & Friendship in West Tennessee.  He enjoys taking his kids & grandkids out on the lake for a fun day on the boat.  He is also a huge Alabama football fan.