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Jurisdictional Chief Adjutant


Elder Richard Lee

Elder Richard Lee, a man of character, distinction, and standard, graduated from Murrah High School in Jackson, MS. He completed his undergraduate studies in Business Administration and Accounting at Alcorn State University in Lorman, MS.


Elder Lee attended Liberal Trinity Church of God In Christ, Jackson, MS where he faithfully served under the leadership of the Late Bishop Hollis Musgrove for more than twenty years.


His leadership experiences at Liberal Trinity Church Of God In Christ included:

  • Assistant Sunday School Superintendent

  • Chairman, New Members Orientation Member, Building Fund & Church Anniversary Committee Member,

  • Trustee Board

  • Episcopal Adjutant to the late Bishop Hollis Musgrove


Elder Lee has been very active on the District and Jurisdictional Levels. He was the Founder and Pastor of New Hope Church Of God In Christ in Hillsboro, MS; He served as Pastor of Friendship Church Of God Of Christ in Collins, MS; Laurel #1 Church Of God In Christ in Laurel, MS, and Word of Life Church Of God In Christ in Ellisville, MS. He was appointed District Superintendent, District No. 8 and served until 2018, when he was named Jurisdictional Chief Operating Officer by Bishop Daniel Littleton.


He was appointed as the first Jurisdictional Chief Adjutant of the Mississippi Southern First Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction, later becoming a certified National Adjutant. As a National Adjutant, he assisted in the Service of Episcopal Consecration and Holy Communion during the 110th Holy Convocation in St. Louis, MO, assisting in the preparation, Consecration and installation of our Jurisdictional Prelate, Bishop Daniel T. Littleton


Pastor Lee is happily married to Elizabeth Lee; they have four children and three grandchildren.