Piney River Baptist Church

Jason Canipe


Pastor Jason was born in Fort Myers, FL but was raised in Maiden, NC.  Jason was called as pastor to Piney River in June of 2008.  He is a graduate of Liberty University.  He and his wife, Ashley, have a son named Greyson, a daughter named Audrey, and a daughter named Ellysin.


Life verse:   Isaiah 41:10

Ashley Canipe

Worship Leader

Ashley is from Amherst, VA and married to Pastor Jason.  She has been leading worship and the choir since 2010.  God has blessed Ashley with an incredible voice which she uses it for His glory.

Karen McMurry


Karen has been our pianist since 2012.  She is married to William McMurry and they have two boys named Will and Nathan.

Autumn Mays

Children's Church Director

Autumn has been our Children's Church Director since January 2015.  She is a graduate of Liberty University.  She and her husband, Jeremy, have two sons named Mason and Kolby and a daughter named Braelynne.

Life Verse:   Jeremiah 29:11

Debbie Wilson

Assistant Children's Church Director

Debbie has been our Assitant Children's Church Director for a little over a year.  She is married to David Wilson and has a daughter named Kayla and a son named Lukas.

Life Verse: Luke 6:38

Lester and Daphne Cash


Lester and Daphne have been keeping our church clean for many years but have been members for many more. They have been married for 50 years and have one son and a granddaughter.