• Dr. T. Scott Eanes - Senior Pastor

    Dr. T. Scott Eanes is married to Bonnie and they have three grown children:  Ryan, Casey, and Laura.  They also have one daughter-in-law, Devin, who is married to Casey.  His favorite phrase is "Yall know I am granddad now"  and its because he now has grandson named Mason Eanes.  Pastor Scott is a graduate of Gardner-Webb College (BA in Religion) 1979, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity) 1982, and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Doctor of Ministry) 2003.  Dr. Eanes has been the pastor of Fairview Baptist Church since September 1986.  Prior to coming to Fairview he pastored the Riverview Baptist Church in Washington, NC 1982-1986. He is also currently serving as a Trustee of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY and has recently served on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina.


  • Pastor Paul Hill - Associate Pastor

    Paul joined the staff in May 1988 as the Minister of Education and Youth.  As the membership of the church continued to grow and the ministries continued to expand Paul later became the Associate Pastor, with responsibilities in the areas of Christian Education and Outreach ministries.   Paul was born and raised in Rockingham, North Carolina, graduating from Richmond Senior High School in 1981.  He received his Bachelor of  Arts degree from Gardner-Webb University.  Paul received his Master of Arts in Religious Education from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in May 1988.  Paul has fulfilled his calling as a Minister primarily through his ministry at Fairview Baptist; however, he has also served in Rockingham at the Roberdel Baptist Church prior to coming to Statesville.  Paul and his wife Barbara were married in August 1985 and have two daughters:  Paula and Mindy.  Paul’s wife, Barbara, is a Math Educator at North Iredell Middle School and also serves as one of our church's accompanist here at Fairview.


  • Gordon McComb - Worship Pastor

    Gordon McComb joined the staff in March 2014 as the Worship Pastor at Fairview.  He graduated from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2013 with a Master of Divinity degree specializing in Worship Leadership.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Music at Cedarville University.  Gordon and Brenda were married in 2006 and they have been blessed with a son named Alexander who was born in July of 2013.  When he has the time, Gordon enjoys writing and arranging new music for the church.  Gordon is a big Philadelphia sports fan because he was born and raised in the Philadelphia area (Southern NJ).       

  • Rev. Steven Dowdle - Minister to Students

    Steven Dowdle serves as the Minister to students at Fairview Baptist Church. Steven is married to Holly and they have two daughters; Ali-Grace and Riley. Steven and Holly have been married for 11 years and love working together with the students of the church. Steven has recently completed his degree in Religion from Liberty University and is still in the process of pursuing higher education at Liberty. Steven served previously in the US Marine Corps. Steven enjoys seeing students of all ages coming to know Christ. His passion is sharing with others about his relationship with Jesus Christ. 

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