Patrick Evans is the new pastor for Hardy Memorial United Methodist Church. Patrick and Deb, his wife, have three children, Jacob, Erin, and Alex. Prior to Hardy Memorial UMC He was appointed to Crockett FUMC. Before receiving his call to full time ministry, he spent 20 years in the financial industry; holding jobs that started with being on the cleaning staff and mail room. Later he moved up the ladder from teller, branch manager, examiner, and finally lending officer. Patrick graduated from Southern Methodist University with a BS in Economics and a MBA from Sam Houston State University.
Pam has served as the church secretary since 2012. She is married to Mike Akin.
She has two children, Noel and Jake. Noel is married to MJ Gilley and they have a son, Karson. Pam serves as the receptionist/secretary of the church and always greets everyone with a smile and a kind voice.
Billy leads the senior high youth ministry. Billy is married to Shannan and they have two children, Anna Blair and Miller. Billy is very devoted to the senior high youth of the church and guides them with fun activities and prepares them for their futures.