Reed Buntin was born in Batesville, MS, and received his undergraduate degree at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss). He met his wife, Debbie, in Junior College, and they were married in 1976. Pastor Buntin and Debbie have four children and eight grandchildren. He received his theological education at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX., and has served churches in Mississippi, Louisiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee. He came to Triune Baptist Church January 1, 2006. He enjoys duck hunting and wood working, which includes making writing pens. Debbie is an elementary school teacher and spends much of her free time sewing for their grandchildren.