Rev. Dr. Jane P. Mitcham
The Rev. Dr. Jane P. Mitcham was ordained in 1998 and served various calls in North Carolina at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Statesville and Beth Eden Lutheran Church in Newton and as Assistant to the Bishop. Pastor Jane returned to South Carolina in 2011 and has served as an interim pastor for several congregations, most recently at Christus Victor Lutheran Church in Columbia. Additionally, she serves as synodical Dean of Interim Ministry. She is married to the Rev. Dr. Bill (Mitch) Mitcham. They have two adult children, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and expected identical great-grandsons.
Julie Shealy has been Grace’s office secretary since January 2011. She grew up in Chapin, SC and is a graduate of the University of South Carolina. She is married to Dale Shealy, a former USPS rural mail carrier. They live in Prosperity and have three children, Christopher, Jessica and Matthew. Christopher is married to Sarah and is serving as pastor of Mt. Hebron Lutheran Church in Leesville. Christopher and Sarah just had their first child, and Julie is enjoying being a first-time grandparent. Jessica and Matthew are students at Winthrop University. She enjoys flower gardening, working in the yard, cooking, baking, reading, collecting cookie jars, and spending time with her family.