Richard Soper

 Associate Pastor
 Phone:912-222-2139
 Email: richard@stsimonsumc.com
 Address:

624 Ocean Blvd
St Simons Island, GA   31522


Richard entered the Ministry in June, 1978, when was appointed as a Student Pastor to the Hiltonia Charge, in the Northeast (Statesboro) District, while attending Georgia Southern. After graduation, he moved to Wilmore, Kentucky to attend Asbury Theological Seminary. He served the Hopewell/Mt. Carmel charge in the Frankfort District, while attending Seminary. Moving back to South Georgia after graduating from Asbury, Richard served appointments in Moultrie, Ocilla, Lake Park, Cairo, Brunswick, Warner Robins, and Hawkinsville. He and his wife Patsy are both from Valdosta, GA. They have 5 grown children and 4 grandchildren, living in Georgia, Florida, Michigan and Colorado.