Pastors & Staff
Dave Burgess, Pastor Emeritus
Dave Burgess is Founding and Senior Pastor of Community Fellowship Church. He retired in 2020, having spent almost four decades in church ministry, previously serving as Minister of Music, Campus Pastor, Associate Pastor and Senior Pastor at churches in Arkansas, Iowa, Mississippi, and Tennessee. Dave and his wife Susan have one son, Adam. Dave loves singing, studying God’s word, and playing golf whenever he has the opportunity.
Ruby McCluskey, Office Manager
Ruby McCluskey has been the church secretary at Community Fellowship Church since 2006 and sings on the praise and worship team. She and her husband Rusty have three children, six grandchildren and a miniature dachshund named Farley. She enjoys cooking for her friends and playing dominos.
Chad Wood, Lead Pastor
Chad Wood served as the Executive Pastor at Community Fellowship Church beginning in 2008. He was named senior pastor in October 2020. He graduated from Ridgecrest High School and received a bible degree from Faith Bible Institute. He is married to Starla and has two children, Madison and Blaine. Chad enjoys spending time with his family and watching his kids participate in sports and activities. When he has free time, he likes to spend it outdoors hunting and fishing.
Justin Ray, Worship Leader
Justin Ray has been the worship leader at Community Fellowship Church since 2009. He graduated from Arkansas State University in 2013 with a degree in civil engineering and is the Applications Engineering Manager at S&H Systems here in Jonesboro. He enjoys spending time with his wife Ashton and their two miniature dachshunds, Fifi and Minnie. Ashton works with the children's program and updates our website and social media.