Clergy & Staff
Calvary Episcopal Church enjoys the dedicated services of staff members who help fulfill our mission. They include
The Reverend TJ (Antoinette) Azar
Melissa has been the Calvary parish secretary since December 2007. She graduated from Marshall University and Ashland Community College. She currently lives in Catlettsburg with her husband, Gary and her son, Tanner. She is a member of First Baptist Church of Cannonsburg where she is a nursery worker, Sunday school teacher of the young youth, and Hospitality committee member. She also works as an advertising representative and staff writer for The Greater Ashland Beacon.
Carol has coordinated music at Calvary parish since 1999. She graduated from Marshall University, University of Kentucky, and Morehead State University. She has a Ph. D. from Indiana University of Pennsylvania where she specialized in nineteenth-century women’s literature. An active member at Calvary since 1979, Carol became Music coordinator in 1999. She studied organ with Arnold Blackburn, University of Kentucky, and Harriet Tucker, Marshall University. When not “making music,” she teaches English and is chair of the Fine Arts & Humanities Division at Ashland Community and Technical College.
Sam has served as Calvary's sexton for 30 years. He is responsible for taking care of the grounds, maintenance, and ordering supplies. He and his wife, Helen are lifelong residents of Ashland. They have three children, Becki, Cindy, and John. They also have four grandchildren, Samantha, Brian, Mike, and Brooke.
January 23, 2017
Sunday Morning Worship
10:00 a.m. HE Rite II
11:30 a.m. Christian Ed
12:10 p.m. HE Noon Service
Our Parish Community
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