Our Pastor

Our Pastor

Abee’s Chapel Baptist Church has been blessed since the year of 2001 to have our Pastor Buddy Sizemore. Marvin “Buddy” Sizemore was born July 13, 1954 in Surry County, North Carolina. He married on July 20, 1973 to Miss Teresa Sprinkle. Buddy was saved on May 9, 1974 and was baptized in Mitchell River on May 14, 1974 by his Pastor Henry Wall of Cross Roads Missionary Baptist Church in Dobson North Carolina. The Lord called Buddy to preach in April of 1977 and he attended Piedmont Bible College in Winston Salem and also did work through Liberty Home Bible Institute and Liberty University. He also worked through International Bible Institute and Seminary in Plymouth Florida. Pastor Sizemore has received two Honorary Doctorates from Emmanuel Baptist University.

Pastor Buddy Sizemore has been privileged to pastor many churches in his life including: 

Rocky Ford Baptist Church in Dobson North Carolina from 1977-1983

Grassy Knob Baptist Church in Union Grove North Carolina from 1983-1985

North Laurel Baptist Church in Valdese North Carolina from 1985-1993

Trinity Baptist Temple in Hickory North Carolina from 1993-1997

Welcome Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Hildebrand North Carolina from 1997-2001

Abee’s Chapel Baptist Church in Connelly Springs North Carolina from 2001-Present

Pastor Buddy is the owner and operator of Gospel 9 WYCV Gospel radio station. Buddy is currently broadcasting over 8 radio stations.

We are pleased and grateful to have Buddy Sizemore as our Pastor at Abee’s Chapel Baptist Church.