No Photo Available

Last Update


This profile was last updated on .

Is this you? Claim your profile.

Wrong Jerry Glisson?

Dr. Jerry L. Glisson

HQ Phone: (901) 324-7169

Get ZoomInfo Grow

+ Get 10 Free Contacts a Month

Please agree to the terms and conditions

I agree to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand that I will receive a subscription to ZoomInfo Grow at no charge in exchange for downloading and installing the ZoomInfo Contact Contributor utility which, among other features, involves sharing my business contacts as well as headers and signature blocks from emails that I receive.

Leawood Baptist Church

3638 Macon Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38122

United States

Find other employees at this company (23)

Background Information

Employment History


Faith Baptist Church

Tax Examiner

Internal Revenue Service


Paluxy Association

Shelby Baptist Association

President, Member of the Executive Board
Tennessee Baptist Convention

Christian Life Commission


B.D. Degree

Th.D. degree

honorary D.D.

Union University

Web References (13 Total References)

GlissonJerryL [cached]


Jerry L. Glisson was born in Dyer, Tennessee, March 15, 1922. He was baptized into the fellowship of the New Bethlehem Baptist Church of Dyer in August, 1936.
Jerry Glisson is a graduate of Union University, Jackson, Tennessee, and of Southwestern Seminary. From the seminary he received the B.D. and Th.D. degrees. He also holds an honorary D.D. from Union University. He held student pastorates in Tennessee and Kentucky while in college. During his seminary days he was pastor at Acton and Allison, and was Moderator of Paluxy Association in 1948, 1949, and 1950.
Since March 15, 1956, Dr. Glisson has been pastor of the Leawood Baptist Church, Memphis, Tennessee. Membership in 1980 was 4,597 with an average attendance in Sunday School of 1,231. He has been Moderator of Shelby Baptist Association, President of Shelby County Baptist Pastors' Conference, President of the Executive Board, Tennessee Baptist Convention, President of the Tennessee Baptist Convention, member of the Executive Board of the Brotherhood Commission, SBC, member of the Executive Board and of the Executive Committee, Union University, and member of the Christian Life Commission. He has participated in one evangelistic crusade in the Hawaiian Islands.

Phil Glisson Ministries (Biographical Information) [cached]

His parents, Dr. Jerry L. Glisson and Mrs. Helen Glisson, provided Phil with a loving, nurturing home where Christ was honored.

Phil's father, Dr. Jerry L. Glisson, was the pastor of Leawood Baptist Church from 1956 to 1991.

TBC: Baptist and Reflector [cached]

Jerry Glisson, retired pastor of Leawood Baptist Church, said the Scotts are a good example not only in Rutherford but for all Tennessee Baptists."Keep on keeping on" this describes this faithful couple, according to Glisson who served as their pastor when they lived in Memphis.

Leawood Church opens second campus [cached]

Jerry Glisson, pastor emeritus who served Leawood Church for 35 years until 1991, said Leawood "is one church with two congregations, walking under the banner of the Lord Jesus Christ, meeting in two locations."

Spiritual Care Services | Mineral Area Regional Medical Center [cached]

Pastor Jerry Glisson, Clergy

Jerry Glisson

Similar Profiles

Other People with this Name

Other people with the name Glisson

Robert Glisson
Tennessee Valley Authority

Gary Glisson
Stoel Rives LLP

Kim Smith Glisson

Dorothy Glisson
Bowie State University

Blake Glisson

City Directory Icon

Browse ZoomInfo's Business Contact Directory by City

People Directory Icon

Browse ZoomInfo's
Business People Directory

Company Directory Icon

Browse ZoomInfo's
Advanced Company Directory