Deacon Kenneth Bigsby

Ken-Thelma Profile 225pxDeacon Kenneth Bigsby has been serving as a deacon for over 10 years. He served as deacon in Spartanburg, SC before coming to Gethsemane in Greenville, SC.

Deacon Bigsby is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James C. Bigsby of Spartanburg, SC.

He is the husband of Mrs. Thelma Bigsby and the father of Brandon Gossett. Deacon Bigsby works with our Van Ministry, Finance Ministry, and Youth Ministry.

He was educated in the public schools of Spartanburg County.  He furthered his education by earning an Associate's  of  Arts degree in Liberal Studies as well as a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Limestone College. 

He has experience as an investigator with the Department of Social Services.   He was also a youth counselor for the Department of Juvenile Justice.  He is currently employed as a service coordinator with the Charles Lea Center in Spartanburg, SC.   His motto is  "There is a blessing in being a blessing."


He can also be found volunteering on mission trips, in prisons, and in the community from time to time. Deacon Bigsby accepted the role of Business Manager in 2015 where he is responsible for conducting official church business at Gethsemane.