Susan was born in Bethesda, Maryland and lived many places because her dad was in the Navy. Her family eventually settled in Arab, AL where Susan graduated from Arab high School in 1972.
Susan has a degree in secondary educated from Jacksonville State University. Susan has been married to our Sr. Pastor, Mike Pope, for 37 years. They have two children, and five grandchildren.
Susan was born again at the age of 11. Influential in Susan's life were her grandmother, "Mama Carroll" and three books: The Bible, The Christian's Secret of a Happy Life by Hannah Whitehall Smith and Knowing God by J.I. Packer.