Reverend Vincent Turner, formerly of LaGrange, Georgia, attended Ward Chapel Church. He graduated in 1976 from Buchtel High School. He accepted Christ at the age of fourteen.
In 1976, Reverend Turner enlisted in the U.S. Army and earned an Associate Degree from Vincent College. Reverend Turner retired from the U.S. Army in 1997.
Reverend Turner is married to Sandra Turner and is the proud father of three adult children: Sierra, Vincent Jr. and Michael.
Reverend Turner was ordained in 1988 as a deacon of Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church. Upon moving to Alabama, he began serving under Pastor Charles Dent as an Associate Minister at New Generation Baptist Church in Mobile. He was ordained in 2005. Reverend Turner served as an Associate Minister of Pastoral Care under Pastor Mark Spencer at New Beginning Baptist Church.
Reverend Turner is currently serving as an Associate Minister at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church and in June 2011, was elected to two key state positions for the State of Alabama: Chaplain, American Legion and Chaplain, Disabled American Veterans. In July 2011, Rev. Turner was voted 2011 Chaplain of the Year by the United States Corps of Chaplains for his committed service and dedication to the veterans community, both locally and nationally.
His Motto: "Always Remember to Keep Prayer Alive" !!