Psalm 16:1 “Preserve me, O God: for in thee do I put my trust.”
Minister Dale Hamlette Crews is a native of Campbell County Virginia. She was born in Lynchburg and raised in Gladys, Virginia. She is the daughter of the late Earnestine Hamlette and Ocie Hubbard of Gladys. Raised by her grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. James Jackson she attended public school in Campbell County and was a 1978 graduate of William Campbell High School. She was a former member of Organ Chapel AME Church in Gladys. After the death of her grandmother in 1979 she relocated to Gretna, Virginia and still remains a resident.
In 1983 she was married to John Joe Crews III and to this union two children were born Audrey and John. Today she is the proud grandmother of 8 grandchildren. She moved her membership from Organ Chapel to Fairview in 1985 where she became an active member serving in various auxiliaries such as Sunday School Secretary, Usher Board and Missionary President, member of the Gospel Chorus and Bible Study student. She was licensed by her former Pastor Herbert White and preached her initial sermon in November 2003. She loves the Lord and loves working for the Lord.