1978 - 1982
    Robert Pressley Brawley was born to Robert and Betty Mayfield Brawley, August 13, 1953, in Mooresville, North Carolina.  He was educated in the Mooresville City Schools, and was a member of the Mooresville A.R.P. Church.  He graduated from the University of North Carolina in Charlotte in 1974, and from Erskine Theological Seminary, Due West, South Carolina, in 1978.  He also received the Doctor of Ministry degree from Erskine Theological Seminary.  He served as supply pastor for Neely's Creek A.R.P. Church, Rock Hill, South Carolina, during the summer of 1976.  He served as supply pastor of Rocky River Presbyterian Church, Abbeville, South Carolina, from September 1976 to May 1978.
    Robert Brawley was married to Beverly Ann Cobb of Mooresville, North Carolina.  They are the parents of four children, three sons and a daughter.
    Rev. Brawley was installed as pastor of the Bethel, Camden and Prosperity A.R.P. Churches on June 25, 1978, in a service at the Camden A.R.P. Church.  He continued his work at these churches until 1982, when he became pastor of a Presbyterian church in Mooresville, North Carolina.  He presently serves as pastor of the Covenant Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in Statesville, North Carolina.

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