Pastoral Team


  • Danny Ward, Worship Pastor

    Pastor Danny is originally from Southern Illinois and has been Worship Leader/Senior Adult Pastor at SBC for over 21 years. Danny's family is Pam, Dwan, Alaura, Andre and Aiden. He enjoys music of various kinds, basketball and working out at the Hub. 



  • Ashby Tillery, Discipleship and Missions Pastor

    Pastor Ashby has been at SBC since 2009, first serving as Student Pastor before transitioning into his current role as Discipleship and Missions Pastor in 2013. Ashby graduated from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and has served as a Student Pastor at churches in Tennessee, Kentucky and Missouri before moving to Marion.



Second Baptist Church

308 South Russell

Marion, IL 62959

618-993-2338

sbc@secondbaptistmarion.com