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youth ministries director

Carolyn Joyce Tunnell, American Youth ministries director. Recipient Appreciation award Alazan-Apache Court Justices, San Antonio, 1984, Girlsville, San Antonio, 1984, President award Youth for Christ/United States of America, Denver, 1990. Precinct chairman Republican Organisation, San Antonio, 1982.

Background

Tunnell, Carolyn Joyce was born on February 4, 1947 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Daughter of George Marvin and Joyce Jo (Johnson) Hodges.

Education

Bachelor in English, Indiana Wesleyan University, 1969. Postgraduate, Southwest Texas State University, 1971. Postgraduate, University Texas, San Antonio, 1974.

Postgraduate, San Antonio College, 1983.

Career

Information director, San Antonio Youth for Christ, 1970-1971; member inner city, troubled teen ministry, San Antonio Youth for Christ, 1980-1985; youth worker, Youth for Christ, S.W. Missouri (Campus Life), Joplin, since 1985; director youth ministry, 1st United Methodist Church, Joplin, since 1987. Regional women's minister coordinator Youth for Christ/United States of America, Mid Plains Region,1986-, training committee, since 1986. Counselor Crisis Pregnancy Center, Joplin, 1990-1991.

Advisor District Youth Council, Joplin Area, since 1991.

Membership

Precinct chairman Republican Organization, San Antonio, 1982.

Connections

Married Leonard Hartford Tunnell Junior, February 13, 1971. Children: Aaron, Brock, Benjamin, Brianna.

father:
George Marvin Hodges

mother:
Joyce Jo (Johnson) Hodges

spouse:
Leonard Hartford Tunnell Junior

child:
Aaron Tunnell

child:
Brianna Tunnell

child:
Benjamin Tunnell

child:
Brock Tunnell